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JOB DESCRIPTION

PRODUCTION ENGINEER IN NORTHAMPTONSHIRE

Location Type Salary
Northamptonshire Permanent Excellent Package
  • Reference: 008790
  • Contact: Dan Tipper
  • Tel: 0121 230 1070

Experienced Production Engineer required for an exciting opportunity to join a leading Engine and Powertrain development organisation.

Our Client is a global technology business that delivers high performance engines and electronic solutions for customers in the automotive and motorsport sectors. Their motorsport heritage gives them the knowledge and passion for innovation, performance, and reliability. They are constantly seeking innovative ways to redefine the boundaries, while striving to deliver the reliability that customers expect.

Production Engineer Role:

Develop, grow and protect the long-term efficiency of production.
Design/develop and implement new production methods/jigs/fixtures to support the NPD process.
Responsible for producing CNC programs on 3, 4 & 5 axis plus Turn-mill machines via NX9 & Vericut verification methods.
Manage the effective release of new products into Production.
Design/develop and implement new cutting technologies to improve existing production methods / product on the production line.
Responsible for maintaining equipment/jigs & fixtures that are involved in production, using TPM where appropriate and ensure they are being used effectively.
Work with all departments for the successful transition of new products from design through to production, including short lead time prototypes.
Produce and maintain associated documentation such as Process Instructions, Test Instructions & BOM contents for all product builds.
Assist with the implementation of staff training programs.
Manage cost containments.
Estimating production times & costs.
Establishing key relationships across the business.
Checking BOM`s for structure & content.
Work with supply chain on potential cost reduction programs.

Production Engineer Requirements:

Willing to be flexible with working hours to support the latest project.
Demonstrable machining experience of complex (Automotive or Aerospace) components.
Achieved a relevant engineering qualification (HNC or higher).
Proven experience using CAD/CAM systems (NX9 or equivalent).
Experienced in the use of Vericut 7 program & SAP ERP system.
Demonstrate a thorough understanding of modern machining and inspection techniques.
Demonstrate a logical approach to problem solving and root cause analysis and countermeasure.
Strong planning and organization skills, embracing change.
Willing to be flexible with working hours to support the latest project.

Applications:

This vacancy is only available to Candidates with relevant experience as detailed in the job description. Due to volume of applications, we are unable to respond to applicants who do not possess the required skills and experience. Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of industry experience need not apply.

Candidates must be authorised to work in the country where this role is located BEFORE making an application.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Dan Tipper on dantipper@gentecrecruit.co.uk