Production Engineer

Keighley Permanent
  • Highly driven Engineer to be the voive of manufacturing.
  • Salary upto £50,000

About Our Client

Manufacturing in the North of England since 1996. A company with an international reputation, and products that offer years of reliable use at realistic prices.

Committed to supplying the highest level of quality, safety, comfort, and reliability. Every product is custom built, designed to satisfy the needs of the customer.

Job Description

Working with R&D and Operations to identify, engineer & introduce solutions in a timely fashion.

Project manage capital expenditure projects to improve the efficiency and increase the capacity of production

Assist with the validation and commissioning of new plant

Improve manufacturing efficiency by analysing and planning workflow, space requirements, and equipment layout

Assure product and process quality by designing testing methods, assessing process capabilities, refining standards, and confirming manufacturing processes in a structured manner

Design, develop & implement jigs & fixtures to aid production

Develop and implement processes which eliminate or reduce any Health & Safety risks to our team members

Help deliver the company's transition from a craft-based production process to a semi and then fully automated process

Where appropriate, assist in the development and project management of products

The Successful Applicant

Engineering based Degree / HNC

Production Engineering experience

Project Management Experience

Experience of managing capital expenditure projects

Ability to design jigs & fixtures to assist production

Ability to design/customise and implement processes to standardise and streamline ways of working so that capability, capacity & quality are improved

Knowledge of C.I. methods and best practice

Experience of implementing processes to improve Health & Safety

Experience of using Solidworks to produce highly accurate 3D CAD models and technical drawings

Project management experience and the ability to meet deadlines

Excellent attention to detail

Excellent problem-solving abilities

Experience of working with electro mechanical products is desirable but not essential

What's on Offer

  • Hours - 37.5 per week, Flexible shift pattern
  • Benefits:
    • 25 days holiday (Christmas shutdown is from this allowance)
    • Employee assistance programme (24/7 free access to health & wellbeing info, legal advice)
    • Death in service x4 to nominated beneficiary(ies)
    • (non-contractual) Manufacturing Bonus, currently up to £200 per month based on meeting specific production targets
    • Pension 5% employee contribution / 4% employer contribution (after probation)
    • Help at hand - free access to remote 24 hr GP, physio, mental health support
    • Salary-Extras - a discount and lifestyle portal - savings on everyday items, including upwards of 3% at supermarkets, health cash plan, cycle to work
    • Birthday gift voucher (£20)
Dan Richardson
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Phone number
+44 113 243 7752

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Dan Richardson
Consultant phone
+44 113 243 7752
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