Production Engineer / Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Greenford, Middlesex Salary: £28 - £31 per annum
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Type: Contract
Contact: Joe Tomkins Job Published: 9 days ago

Production Engineer / Manufacturing Engineer needed for a 23-week contract in Greenford. My client is a leading electronic engineering company who provides electronic products for the military.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Production Engineer / Manufacturing Engineer will include:
* Liaise with all departments, throughout the complete design and production lifecycle, to ensure efficient development, manufacture and delivery of products to customers.
* Produce shop floor layouts to allow efficient flow of product through assembly processes.
* Able to develop and implement process control techniques and procedures into manufacturing environments, including Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement techniques
* Provide active input to the design review process. Familiar in DFM techniques that will ensure a smooth transition of product from design to production.
* Produce and maintain detailed process documentation and assembly instructions to ensure consistent quality standards are maintained throughout manufacturing processes.
* Ensure conformance to Company policies and procedures.
* Design of specialist production tooling (jigs & fixtures) to ensure efficient assembly of products.
* Communicate and liaise with other departments (QA, Engineering and Supply chain) to resolve production issues.
* Support production assembly with technical and day to day manufacturing issues.
* Manage security of information as defined in the Security manual.

What you need to be the successful Production Engineer / Manufacturing Engineer:

* Detailed knowledge of a broad range of manufacturing technology, processes, and concepts
* Knowledge of IPC standards associated with pcb and wiring harness assembly.
* Experience of low, medium volume and cellular manufacturing
* Good understanding of mechanical principles and manufacturing processes
* Experience gained within an electro-mechanical assembly environment
* Experience of working in a UK SC cleared environment

* Degree in suitable related engineering discipline (ideal) i.e Mechanical, Manufacturing or Production Engineering.
* HNC (Minimum) in related subject (Mechanical/ Electrical, manufacturing technology).
* Full Driving licence to allow external visits to suppliers and service providers.
* Ability to obtain SC Clearance.
* Membership of professional bodies such as I Prod E, I Mech E or similar is desirable.

The successful Production Engineer / Manufacturing Engineer must have security (SC) clearance as a minimum (must only hold a British passport).

If you are interested in this Production Engineer / Manufacturing Engineer opportunity, please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

Production Engineer / Manufacturing Engineer
23 Week Contract
£28 - £31ph

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