Senior Production Engineer

Location: Cheltenham

Salary: £35k - 37k per year + Package

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 03/12/2021

Senior Production Engineer

My client are the global leading manufacturer and supplier in their field and are famous for their innovative designs. Based in Cheltenham with easy access to the M5, my client offers great benefits as well as the opportunity to work in a days only role.

Senior Production Engineer Key Responsibilities

This key role holds Cheltenham site responsibility for managing all current Production Engineering functions. Consideration for Continuous Improvement activities and utilising key lean tools. The Senior Production Engineer will be responsible for managing and delivering all requirements for current Production Engineering including:

 Develop alternative production methods for existing components using Lean tools and techniques.

 Design manufacturing systems and installation of facilities needed to meet overall production requirements – Quality, Costs and Delivery.

 Value engineering on products and processes to reduce costs.

 Design and develop layouts, fixtures, tooling, materials handling equipment, etc, essential for maintaining deliveries and reducing costs.

 Use Lean/Six Sigma tools to continuously improve OEE and reduce waste

 Create drawings and concepts in a variety of software including CAD packages and Microsoft windows.

 Establish the level of investment needed in plant and equipment, quantifying thereturn and justifying expenditure.

 Support the generation/update of PFMEA’s, Process Flows and Standard Operating Instructions

 Support Quality with 8D investigations

…and any other duties required to assist in supporting the achievement of Company objectives

Senior Production Engineer Experience and Qualifications

 Minimum of 3 years’ experience working as an Engineer in a manufacturingenvironment

 Understands and has applied key Lean tools: VSM, Line Balancing, Layout and Flow, Kanban, SMED

 Experience/knowledge of systematic root cause analysis methods

 Previous experience using Solidworks is advantageous.

 Engineering Degree or Apprentice trained with HNC/HND in Manufacturing /Mechanical Engineering

 Lean / Six sigma

Salary £35000 – £37000 + package

Apply today for further details.




Salary£35k - 37k per year + Package
Job Reference36147
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date03/12/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted05/11/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Chris Rooum

Head of Professional Services


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