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Production Engineer

Production Engineer

#Job No. KS96a.

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    £32k - 33k per year

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Job Description:

Manufacturing Engineer (Lean/Continous Improvements)


7.30am to 4.00pm Monday to Thursday and Friday 7.30am to 12.00pm (30 minute lunch)

Circa £32,000 + Contributory Pension + Social/Sports Club + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Lean Leader position available in a growing and secure manufacturer. This is a great chance to join a company that really look after their employees, they support training and career development in friendly yet professional environment.

The role will particularly suit those looking to channel their experience in a lean focussed role. Specific training and support will be given.

To apply for the role, candidates need to have some experience/exposure to CI improvements, LEAN principles/Kaizen and have a strong desire to pursue a career in this. Candidates need to be confident indirectly leading/managing people as you’ll be in an influencing role.

Reporting into the Manufacturing Improvement Manager, you’ll be part of the Manufacturing and Engineering Team. You’ll be tasked with implementing and coordinating lean principles across the site. This will involve looking at manufacturing processes, reducing waste in order to reduce costs and improve productivity and efficiencies. The role is a project based hands on role where you’ll be communicating to all levels in the organisation.

This is a great chance for engineers looking for a role that offers a lot of variation. You’ll enjoy being part of a professional yet friendly culture.

The role in brief:

*Championing Lean projects

*Drive CI

*Value steam mapping

*Work with all employees within the business

*Train and guide employees when required

The person needed:

*Can demonstrate some experience in lean, continuous improvements and Kaizen

*Confident to lead and guide people

*Excellent communicator

*Particularly interested in a lean focused role