Senior Production Engineer

Senior Production Engineer

Job Title: Senior Production Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896014_1561995724
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 01, 2019 16:42

Job Description

Are you an experienced Production Engineer who is seeking a new role, where you will be delivering continuous improvement and applying lean manufacturing methodologies to various product ranges?

My client delivers innovative developments in technology for high performance systems and equipment across Aerospace, Defence & Security, Space and various other markets. This role is a key position with the Production Engineering team and will bring with it the flexibility to work across all product ranges within RF Power.

Key Responsibilities
*Work with manufacturing and supply teams on all issues and problems of a technical nature, driving these to full root cause with sustainable corrective actions in place.
*Develop mid to long range improvement plans for both product and process, working with the relevant stakeholders
*Review, update, write and clear and concise work instructions (SOP's) for use by the Operations area.
*Write and review complete Risk Assessments, close the loop on identified actions.
*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.
*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.
*Create and update configuration control documents and all product manufacturing standard times.

Key Skills & Experiences
*A minimum of 5 years' experience in component manufacture and mechanical assembly manufacturing engineering.
*Considerable knowledge of mechanical manufacturing philosophies i.e. design for manufacture I assembly / test techniques.
*A working knowledge of electrical and mechanical assembly, manufacturing and test
*In depth CI, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma methodology, Quality toolset experience.
*Problem solving experience (8D, A3, Root Cause Analysis etc.)
*Understanding of SPC data and calculations
*Capable of obtaining SC - Security Clearance and ITAR Clearance
*Relevant manufacturing/engineering degree or equivalent qualification

Senior Production Engineer
Flexible Salary + Benefits

Aerospace, Defence, Manufacturing Engineer, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, RF Power, Continuous Improvement, Root Cause, Corrective Action, Risk Assessments, Stakeholder Management, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Assembly, SPC Data, Problem Solving

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global company who have been involved in some of the highest profile projects for Aerospace, Defence and Medical & Science.

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 role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.