Production Engineer

Job Title Production Engineer

Location Leicester

Salary to £30K - £45k per annum

The Role

To provide Engineering support required for the Production processes of the business, focusing on quality, reviewing and advising on production methods, continuous improvement and reduction of scrap/waste, working closely to support the Head of Engineering

Preparation of documents, defining the production process, including preparatory works created from design drawings, with detailed descriptions of the individual work operations. Providing technical support to manufacturing including programming, internal & external production issues, ordering tooling/consumables.

37.5 hours per week but flexibility to work additional hours as required

Standard hours are 8.15am to 16.45pm Monday to Thursday, and 8am to 2pm on Friday

Contributory pension scheme

25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

The Candidate

Educated to degree level BSc degree in Manufacturing Technology or similar and/or 5 years' experience in metal cutting manufacturer company

Experience within the manufacturing industry, preferably within the motorsport or Aerospace

Experience with CAD software

Experience with Kaizen, 5S, Continuous Improvement and Lean Enterprise practices

Experience with ISO 9001 requirements, basic knowledge of product liability

Communication skills consist of the ability to read, analyses, and interpret technical or complex documents

Proficient in the use of MS Office, ERP-systems

Ability to work in a team environment with a "Can Do" attitude

Client Overview

Our client develop, manufacture, maintain and distribute mechanical systems in the hi-tech field for dynamic components in the global niche markets of motor racing, and the aviation industry.

Reference 21982/003