Graduate Production Engineer

Closing date
6 Nov 2021

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Engineering & Aerospace
Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training
My client is looking for a Graduate with industry experience to join their team. You will have some mechanical, electrical, quality & process experience in a production environment

Key Responsibilities:

* Identify production requirements for new products

* Design new systems and processes, facilities & methods to ensure the cost-effective integration of new products and the improvement of existing ones

* Responsible for maintenance of engineering data (Parts Management, BoMs, routings, specifications, test requirements etc.)

* Responsible for interface with the engineering and sales teams to ensure all product and test system data is correct ahead of manufacture

* Responsible for development and maintenance of shop floor software systems

* Assist with shop floor layout and production process designs

* Design fixtures and tooling for assembly tasks

* Generate production documentation such as assembly instructions

* Provide training to technicians and other staff as necessary

* Improve manufacturing efficiency by analysing, planning and optimising work-flow, space requirements and equipment layout

* Carry out PFMEAs (Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis), compile process documentation and implement improvements eg. Poka Yoke where possible to prevent errors

* Investigate production and process issues providing technical support and training

Qualifications and experience:

* Relevant manufacturing/engineering degree

* Ability to independently determine best approach to assigned tasks and manage workload

* Understanding manufacturing processes, engineering, scientific and other technical information

* Strong problem-solving skills and logical approach, excellent attention to detail

* Understanding and implementing manufacturing best practice, for example lean manufacturing, Poka Yoke, PFMEA processes

* Understanding of Health and Safety practices

* 2D, 3D CAD experience

* Ability to train teams at all levels

* Experience of SQL databases

* Experience of LabVIEW (ideal)/other programming languages

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