Production Engineer

  • Position: Production Engineer
  • Industry: Commercial > Admin, Secretarial, PA
  • Location: Newark, Nottinghamshire

  • Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Salary: £Attractive

Job Description

Production Engineer
Newark, Full time, Permanent
Salary up to £40,000 Depending on experience with great benefits

Our Client is currently looking for a Production Engineer to lead the specification, sourcing and ordering of machinery and equipment for manufacture or refurbishment while identifying and implementing improvements to production processes.

Role and Responsibilities

As Production Engineer your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • The design, build and modification of PLC and data management systems
  • Completing process improvements through APS and Jishuken activities
  • Propose and design new efficient manufacturing methods while controlling project costs and delivery timescales
  • Capital Expenditure applications for process improvement projects and new machinery
  • Co-ordinating and checking quality of machinery rebuilds in order to increase capacity and capability
  • Supporting team members with projects where required


A successful Production Engineer will possess the following skills and experience:

  • ONC Electrical Engineering qualification as a minimum (or equivalent)
  • Time served mechanical or electrical apprenticeship
  • 4 years’ experience in an electrical or mechanical engineering role
  • Highly skilled in electrical programming (PLC)
  • Mechanical experience including hydraulics and pneumatics, machine tools (grinding/turning machines) would be an advantage
  • Experience of drawing software and Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word and Powerpoint)
  • Ability to communicate at all levels

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy and good luck with your application.

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