RF Production Engineer

RF Production Engineer

Job Title: RF Production Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shipley, West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17023_1620735389
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2021 13:16

Job Description

RF Production Engineer
My client who are based in West Yorkshire are looking for an experienced RF Production Engineer to join the team. This role is a key position with the Production Engineering team and will bring with it the flexibility to work across all technical RF product ranges, contributing to delivering consistent capability and improved capacity to our manufacturing processes.
Main Responsibilities
-Work with manufacturing/production teams on all issues and problems of a technical nature, driving these to full root cause with sustainable corrective actions in place.
-Write and review complete Risk Assessments, close the loop on identified actions.
-Assist manufacturing in creating balanced lines with the flexibility to change dependant on the production requirements.
-Plan and control the execution of manufacturing change from concept to production acceptance for process improvements and trials through permits, concessions, SWI's etc.
-Control the introduction of new parts and tools into the manufacturing environment.
-To assist with the supply of pre-production parts and assemblies to the Project teams.
-Challenge conventions in order to ensure continuous improvements, especially with regard to manufacturing cost and ease of manufacture.
-Write and review process FMEA & control plans, close the loop on identified actions.
-Involvement in the analysis of new and existing designs to ensure DFM & DFA criteria is met.
Essential Experience/ Competencies
-A minimum of 5 years' experience in component manufacture and mechanical assembly manufacturing engineering.
-Demonstrable experience in an engineering function in support of manufacturing.
-Considerable knowledge of electronic/mechanical manufacturing philosophies, i.e. design for manufacture I assembly / test techniques.
-A working knowledge of electrical and mechanical assembly, manufacturing and test
-RF electronics including fault finding to component level
-In depth CI, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma methodology, Quality toolset experience.
-Problem solving experience (8D, A3, Root Cause Analysis etc.)
-Good communication skills that can sell and influence to a range of audiences internally and externally with the ability to work with all levels of the business.
-An ability to produce concise reports and effective presentations.
-Position - RF Production Engineer (12 Month FTC)
-Location - Shipley
-Salary - Negotiable
Key Words - RF, Radio Frequency, Production, Electronics, Manufacture, Mechanical, Assembly
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a 12 Month FTC

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