Job vacancy - Senior Production Engineer

Position: Senior Production Engineer
Reference: CHacs213
Location: Newhaven
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum

As the Senior Production Engineer you will ensure that their specialised machinery is performing to its optimum efficiency and that post machine operations are also working effectively.

  • Ensure all machine shop processes are defined and documented to meet optimum efficiency
  • Investigate new techniques and equipment to ensure costs are reduced wherever practical
  • Recommend new machinery and processes to develop our current knowledge and processing ability
  • Ensure Machinery is maintained correctly and introduce maintenance techniques/processes to ensure OEE targets are achieved
  • Liaise with Engineering on NPI
  • Set programming standards of working for profiling and bending
  • Manage toolroom resources to support production
  • Complete Specific projects as defined by Engineering and Director of Operations
  • Develop Production Engineering
  • Be a Lean Champion and help develop C.I Culture change
  • Perform other related duties as may be assigned from time to time by your manager

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

  • A Graduate Engineer with a strong Lean background
  • Experience with Lean Six Sigma
  • Familiar with Trumpf / Salvagnini / Amada machinery
  • Familiar with downstream processing such as welding / Haegars / Spinning / Paint
  • Exceptional management skills will be necessary to lead a small team

ACS are recruiting for a Senior Production Engineer. If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Senior Production Engineer, please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Senior Production Engineer. It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Senior Production Engineer with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Senior Production Engineer role you desire.