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Production Engineer

Posted 5 January by Sapphire Recruitment Ended

Job Title: Production Engineer

Overall Job Purpose:

To play a key role working to ensure the safe and efficient running of machines to the required quality standards and continuous improving the manufacturing process

Responsible to:

  • Production Manger
  • QA Manager

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Continually looking to improve the process regards efficiency and reliability

  • Carrying out change overs to other products

  • Create detailed work instructions and process settings where required

  • Ensure that all tooling, gauging and testing requirements are identified prior to production

  • Ensuring the correct storage and maintenance of equipment

  • Conduct department performance analysis and investigations and put necessary improvements in place

  • Aim to reduce rejected products through staff training and improved process control

  • Carry out any reasonable additional task requested by the company from time to time

  • To observe and adhere to Health and Safety Regulations at all times and report any causes for concern.

Personal Qualities and Qualifications

Personal Specifications:

  • Hands on with knowledge and experience in Pneumatics, Electrics and Mechanics

  • Previous experience working as a Production Engineer

  • Knowledge of Moulding machines and Tooling

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Open to taking direction

Qualifications and Certification:

  • NVQ level 2/3, Certification or Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Manufacturing

  • In the absence of professional qualifications previous experience will be considered

Additional Information

Working Hours: Monday to Friday (Full Time)

Location: Exeter

Remuneration: £25,000 Per annum + Christmas Performance Bonus (at managers discretion)

Probation: 3 months probationary period

The Company:

Our client is a well-established plastics moulding company that manufacture a wide variety of products for various industries based in the Exeter area.

Required skills

  • Injection Molding
  • Plastics Industry
  • Production Engineering
  • Maintenance Engineering

Reference: 34148508

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