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Production Engineer 2 year Contract

2 Year Contract - Production Engineer £30ph - £10ph LTD

Our client a multidisciplinary group that undertakes research and development work for their Family of Companies is currently recruiting for a Production Engineer to work on a 2 year contract.

Projects vary in scope and complexity and may involve the development of sorting machines, verification and other instruments or related processes.

The jobholder will be responsible for supporting the production teams in areas of production output, quality control, engineering change management and health & safety.


The nature of the work in the Technologies department is such that a high degree of flexibility is required as the balance between the various elements of the role will vary considerably depending upon the lifecycle of the most intensive projects.


The Main responsibility of the Production Engineer will be as follows Â
Production Support:
Creating Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions.
Engineering Change Management.
Creating and maintaining metrics for production output.
Optimizing production cells and facilities to 5S format.
Design of tools and fixtures
BOM management
Quality Management
Investigation and resolution of quality issues.
Creating and maintaining metrics for output, and quality.
Supplier quality management
New Product Introduction
Conduct DFM/DFS reviews
Prepare tooling and facilities for production
Health and Safety
Conduct Risk Assessments as required.
Ensure own working environment and practices complies with all Legal and De Beers UK policy guidelines in relation to Health, Safety and Environmental issues.
Production / Manufacturing qualification
Experience using common ERP packages such as Microsoft Dynamics, SAP or Oracle.
Experience in dealing directly with customers.
Good general education with at least English and Maths GCSEs or equivalent
5 years Production Engineering experience in an electronics manufacturing environment
LEAN / Six Sigma Green Belt or higher qualification

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