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Production Engineer

Salary: £30,000 per annum
Location: Bridgend
Company: Recruitment Solutions Workforce
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RSW have a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to join our prestigious blue chip client based in the Bridgend area:

Role Overview:

Part of a highly motivated, skillful Engineering team with an in-depth knowledge of electronic manufacturing technology which includes bespoke test, robots, automated test / packing equipment and innovative processes. You will be responsible for leading a technical shift team to monitor and improve equipment performance across all third party manufacturing processes. You will also support the introduction of new models to our increasing portfolio of PWB’s being manufactured at the site. You will provide technical support to Shift Technicians solving technical issues and review manufacturing equipment processes providing improvement solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Sharing test and automated equipment product knowledge with team players
  • Responsible for shift team activities and shift handover communication
  • Detailed product and equipment investigation / fault finding
  • Introducing new processes and machinery to the factory to improve machine reliability and line efficiencies
  • Risk assessment scheduling and implementation
  • Controlling equipment spare parts ordering and stock control
  • Total Preventive Maintenance scheduling, completion and calibration activities as Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s)
  • Liaising with Production to investigate quality and technical issues
  • Providing key equipment performance data to management and customers
  • Compiling of engineering reports to both internal and external customers

Person Specification:

Essential criteria

  • In-depth knowledge of electronic manufacturing providing engineering solutions for;
  • Test engineering, automated processes and conveyor equipment
  • Qualified to HNC or above in an engineering discipline
  • Ability to make engineering and technical change decisions to improve quality, efficiency to the benefit of the business
  • Able to communicate at all levels including external customers
  • An excellent knowledge of electronics and electrical systems as well as technology in general
  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to read and understand programming languages (C, Python, visual basic etc.)
  • Competent with the use of Microsoft Office software

Desirable criteria

  • Good aptitude for complex and technical operations
  • PLC and programming Knowledge

What we can offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • Generous company pension scheme with x10 life assurance
  • 33 days annual leave inclusive of public holidays
  • On-site gym and wellbeing initiatives
  • Fantastic Sports and Social culture
  • Excellent learning and development opportunities
  • On-site secure car parking
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Access to discounted Sony products
  • Private health care (subject to service)
Should you be interested in the role please send your cv to Peter Brookes
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