The 1st Choice for recruitment
in Bedford, Milton Keynes, Huntingdon, Biggleswade and Northampton for over 30 years!
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Up to £38k per annum
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Are you a dynamic Production Engineer ready to contribute your expertise to a forward-thinking organization? Our client in Bedford is seeking a talented individual to fill the position of Production Engineer and play a key role in our innovative manufacturing environment.
As a Production Engineer, you will:
* Determine manufacturing methods for new products, establishing individual operational standard times.
* Develop and modify programs for CNC machines using CAM systems, creating setup sheets and tooling lists.
* Stay abreast of industry advancements by examining new machine tools, cutting tools, and related processes through journals, visits, and exhibitions.
* Investigate and justify capital equipment purchases.
* Coordinate sub-contract sources, ensuring quality, price, and delivery accountability.
* Train and assist engineers, operators, and apprentices.
* Contribute to cross-functional project teams focused on improving manufacturing efficiency.
* Evaluate and recommend changes for improved productivity in production-related services.
* Lead the introduction of new machine tools, providing support during the initial implementation.
* Design jigs, fixtures, and tooling equipment essential for production.
To excel in this role, you should have:
* Proficiency in working with engineering drawings at ISO 9001:2015 standards.
* Demonstrable knowledge of metal cutting, turning, and milling/drilling processes.
* Competence in programming CNC machine tools using CAM systems.
* Experience in process planning products through manufacturing.
* Strong attention to detail and the ability to work efficiently under deadlines.
* Flexibility, a hardworking attitude, and the ability to prioritize tasks.
* Composure under pressure and a proactive, efficient team-oriented approach.
Candidates must meet the following criteria:
* Essential: HNC in Production Engineering.
* Desired: HND in Production Engineering.
If you are ready to take your career to the next level and contribute to a dynamic and innovative manufacturing environment, apply now!
Please note that at times due to the volume of applications we may not be able to respond to each person individually. If you do not hear from us within 7 days we're sorry you have not been successful this time. Please do not let this stop you applying for other positions you may be suitable for. Good Luck!
1st Choice Staff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and acts as both an Employment Agency & Business.
Registered Office: 8 St Loyes Street Bedford MK40 1EP
Co Registration No: 07972006
VAT Registration No: 476186512
Bedford (Head Office) - Tel: 01234 210025 Milton Keynes - Tel: 01908 695599 Biggleswade - Tel: 01767 316767 Huntingdon - Tel: 01480 459141 Northampton - Tel: 01604 212169
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