Production Engineer

Location: Gillingham, Kent Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Sector: Engineering Type: Permanent
Contact: Callie Warner Job Published: 15 days ago
  • To investigate and repair to component level production failure PCB's
  • Identification of process and equipment requirements to ensure production output and quality can be achieved
  • Introduction of new products from initial design & prototypes through to mass production
  • Preparation of proposals/justifications for production equipment
  • Identify, investigate, and implement production process improvements
  • To investigate and rectify day to day production problems and repair of test fixtures
  • Build electronic circuits to improve test equipment
  • Working with outside contractors scheduling planned maintenance and carrying out regular scheduled maintenance on production equipment.

Person Specification

We are looking for individuals who are highly motivated and have a passion to contribute to the success of the company. In addition to this, you will possess the following:


  • Essential: HNC in Electronic Engineering or equivalent
  • Desirable: Certificate courses for manufacturing


  • Essential: 2 years' minimum experience within an electronic engineering role
  • Desirable: Prior electronic engineering experience in a manufacturing industry


  • Desirable: Working with manufacturing equipment, understanding of Lean methodology

Technical skills

  • Desirable: SAP Business 1

Personal qualities

  • Strong communicator verbally and written
  • Pro-active and able to take ownership
  • High attention to detail
  • A good thinker and active listener
  • Good time management skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to quickly learn about new processes

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. A copy of our privacy policy can be found here: Gold Group is an equal opportunity & diversity employer. A copy of our equal opportunity & diversity policy can be found here:

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