Production Engineer

Portsmouth Permanent £40,000 - £45,000 per year
  • Leading Global Manufacturing Company in the Aerospace sector
  • Great Career Progession Opportunities

About Our Client

My client are a leading global Tier-1 manufacturing business - a leading supplier in the aerospace industry with a broad global customer base. With a multimillion annual turnover, they provide great career progression and learning opportunities.

Job Description

  • Interpret various customer documentation, such as Bill of Materials (BoMs), specifications, drawings, sketch sheets, assembly, and test schedules, towards ensuring a robust manufacturing processes.
  • Develop all processes and procedures for producing parts and sub-assemblies, including defining the necessary tooling
  • Take responsibility for the comprehensive validation of all manufacturing processes, following customer protocols
  • Maintain, support, and control instructions, stage drawings, tool
  • Assist in the Non-Conformance Report (NCR) process, from identifying root causes to implementing corrective actions
  • Generate detailed information for manufacturing cost estimation during the request for quotation process
  • Specify the equipment and tooling required for new production products
  • Create justifications for the acquisition of new equipment
  • Ensure that products and services meet customer requirements, quality standards, and airworthiness authorities' regulations.
  • Continuously identify opportunities to enhance processes, and implement improvement actions wherever necessary

The Successful Applicant

  • A recognised engineering qualification
  • Ability to create and modify CNC machine programs
  • Strong IT skills, including proficiency in a CAD / AutoCAD / 3D CAD system and Microsoft Office applications
  • Working knowledge of Solidworks and EdgeCAM
  • Familiarity with production engineering, with a preference for experience in aerospace, high-tech manufacturing, or precision engineering.
  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of manufacturing processes and procedures
  • Ability to create plans and meet agreed-upon deadlines
  • Experience in creating and updating technical documents

What's on Offer

  • Base salary £40-45K
  • Bonus
  • Benefits + Pension Match
  • 25 days holiday a year (plus bank holidays)
  • Early Finish Fridays
  • Hybrid working (3 days on-site/ 2 days WFH)
Pratyasa Majumdar
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Phone number
+44 (0) 7510 568054

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Pratyasa Majumdar
Consultant phone
+44 (0) 7510 568054
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