Production Engineer

Job Reference: WM-1848

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £40,000-£45,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Key Responsibilities – Production Engineer:

  • Manage the introduction of new equipment and processes.
  • Support new product introduction as part of a cross-functional team, with emphasis on new equipment suitability, layout and optimisation.
  • Ensure work is completed on time to the highest level at an acceptable cost.
  • Drive internal 5S and C.I. activities to improve safety, efficiency and cost.
  • Update and maintain factory layouts using Autocad or SolidWorks.
  • Keep up to date with new technologies and techniques and promote best practice.
  • Any reasonable duty or request to meet the demands of a flexible working environment.

Skills and/or experience:

  • Experience in a high-volume production environment
  • Knowledge of injection moulding processes is not essential but would be a distinct advantage.
  • Experience of lean manufacturing and continuous improvement techniques
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated and proactive, with a hands-on approach
  • A structured approach to problem solving.

Qualifications (desirable):

  • Qualified to HNC/HND/Degree level with several years engineering experience.

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, If you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK