Job vacancy - Senior Production Engineer

Position: Senior Production Engineer
Reference: acsCDeps
Location: Cheltenham
Salary: £32,000 - £38,000 per annum

As Senior Production Engineer, you will be responsible for managing and delivering all requirements for Current Production Engineering. You will Develop alternative production methods for existing components using Lean tools and techniques. Design manufacturing systems and installation of facilities needed to meet overall production requirements - Quality, Costs and Delivery. As the Senior Production Engineer, you will value engineering on products and processes to reduce costs and design and develop layouts, fixtures, tooling, materials handling equipment, etc, essential for maintaining deliveries and reducing costs.

  • Use Lean/Six Sigma tools to continuously improve OEE and reduce waste.
  • Create drawings and concepts in a variety of software including CAD packages and Microsoft windows.
  • Establish the level of investment needed in plant and equipment, quantifying the return, and justifying expenditure.
  • Support the generation/update of PFMEA's, Process Flows and Standard Operating Instructions.
  • Support Quality with 8D investigations.

To be successful in this role of Senior Production Engineer, we would love to speak to anyone who has experience of:

  • Experience working as an Engineer in a manufacturing environment.
  • Understand key Lean tools such as VSM, Line Balancing, Layout and Flow, Kanban, SMED.
  • Experience/Knowledge of systematic root cause analysis methods.

If you feel that you have all the skills for the Senior Production Engineer position, please apply for the role with your CV and an employee from ACS Performance will get in touch.