Production Engineer

Job Title: Production Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Watford
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-03-14
Reference: 20329
Contact Name: harrison smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 15:25

Job Description

Production Engineer - High Quality CNC
Working for a specialist precision engineering company in their modern facility your duties will include:
•Supporting the Senior Production Engineer in delivering smooth and effective support to the manufacturing business
•Achieving KPI targets for quality, cost, delivery and versatility
•Dealing with constraints or securing support/assistance to the Senior Production Engineer
•Creating production CNC programmes and proving out
•Identifying cost reduction improvements
•Identifying project costs and agreeing control limits
•Working closely with Design Engineers in order to optimise designs for machining and assembly
•Identifying weakness in the machining process and initiating appropriate actions for correction
•Collecting data and investigating non-conformances to initiate corrective actions
•Defining maintenance and TPM plans, ensuring plant/equipment is maintained and serviced in line with requirements
•Supporting production on their daily targets and ensuring smooth machining processes
•Generating process documentation and maintaining it
•Specifying designs for fixtures and tooling for in house or subcontract manufacture
Key Skills:
•Background in jig and fixture design
•Experience with CAD/CAM packages (Siemens NX)