Production Engineer

Full Time Oxford Oxfordshire IT Job Pro UK

My client is the world leader in software and hardware products for many industries.
They are now looking for a Production Engineer to introduce new products from Development into Production, the generation of test jigs and fixtures to aid with the build/test of production items and the continued improvement of existing processes and products.
Responsibilities

* Design and build tools/jigs/gauges.

* Assist with the introduction of new products.

* Assist in the development of testing protocols for new products.

* Assist with the on-going improvement of current product with development of tools/jigs/gauges.

* Actively involved with the build/creation of prototype products.

* Assist in the risk prevention/design improvement process by actively feeding back observations from the prototype/current build.

* Maintaining the build and test facility, ensuring that it is working to specification by routinely performing and documenting control tests.

* Diagnosing product faults (full assemblies and sub-assemblies to component level) and managing the repair/replacement either by returning the item to the manufacturer via the Stock Controller or correcting the fault in-house.

* To assemble and wire electro-mechanical assemblies with reference to assembly drawings, Bills of Materials and wiring/schematic diagrams

* Assembly and testing (including any necessary electronic adjustment/ optical alignment) of all assembled products.

* To occasionally assist in other areas where necessary to meet business needs e.g. testing, programming, stock counts and packing

* To participate in training activities for flexible working

* To participate in Quality Control, Waste Minimisation or other improvement activities

​​​​​​​Required Skills

* Ideally to hold a bachelor’s degree (or have equivalent experience) in Mechanical Engineering

* Experience in the use of CAD

* Proven background in production tool manufacture

* Proven background in electronic/circuit test jigs

* Meticulous with a good eye for detail

* Self-motivated and able to work with minimum supervision

* Enthusiastic and committed to the goals of the Company

* Organised and tidy

* Exhibit good written and verbal communications skills

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