Production Technician

Posted 9 November by Cordant People

Responsibilities

 Reporting to the Manufacturing Coordinator
 Responsible for operators at weekend, in absence of Manufacturing Coordinator
 Responsible for machinery in area working


Duties / tasks
 To undertake handover at the beginning of each shift
 To maintain machines
 To perform machine changeovers
 Undertake regular quality checks
 Effective repair of equipment, tooling, machines and peripherals
 To identify future preventative maintenance requirements
 To identify continuous improvement opportunities
 To undertake some mechanical repairs
 Optimisation of machines and equipment to achieve continuous improvement
 Support production to achieve 5 key data element targets
 General house keeping
 Monitoring and checking work that has been bonded (occasional)
 Informal training for new technicians
 Occasional operator duties


Standards
 Minimising waste in terms of weight
 Ensure the specification of the product is met
 Meeting the standard cycle time, depending upon the specification sheet


Future job changes
 Some multi skilling between departments

Conditions
 The role is 3 shift and shop floor based
 PPE clothing is required to be worn
 The job role is partly routine and partly non-routine
 You will require a good understanding of mechanical engineering
 Previous experience of working with machinery in an engineering / manufacturing environment is
essential.
 A recognised time served apprenticeship in an engineering discipline and NVQ Level 3 is required.


Difficulties/Distastes
 The job role can involve working with very hot materials and sharp blades
 The job role can be physically demanding in terms of climbing ladders and carrying heavy loads

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • Engineering
  • Mechanical
  • Production
  • Technician

Reference: 33765217

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