Production Engineer, Portsmouth / Luton Bennett

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Production Engineer

Production Engineer

#Job No. PM531.

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    £30k - 40k per year

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Job Description:

Production Engineer


£30,000 to £40,000 DOE + Holidays + Bank Holidays + Pension + EARLY FINISH FRIDAY

Production Engineer required for a well established precision engineering company who offer a varied role and job stability. They supply to a range of industries and pride themselves on the quality of their products.

To apply for the role, you must be a production engineer from a precision engineering/machining/CNC background. Applicants must have a good knowledge of metal cutting and must have proven understanding of CNC machining methods and tooling. Must have AutoCAD/CadCam experience or equivalent.

The role is varied and the successful candidate will work on product based and process based improvements. You will be involved in the manufacture from enquiry stage and interpret customer requirements to assist with the costings and preparation of quotes for tender. Using EdgeCAM, you will design the tooling for the products and contribute to the overall production plan. You will liaise with shop floor to implement process improvements that could be made for either cost reduction, waste reduction or an increase in productivity.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well established manufacturer who supply to a range of industries. They offer a varied role where you are involved throughout the product lifecycle.

The Role:

*Dealing with/interpreting customer enquiries and preparing quotes/estimations

*Design of tooling using EdgeCAM/AutoCAD

*Defining process routing and estimating set-up & cycle times

* Liaising with shop floor to implement process improvements

*DAYS BASED ROLE. Early finish Friday

The Person:

*Must transfer from a precision engineering background

*Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings

*Must have proven understanding of CNC machining methods and tooling

*Must be IT literate