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Production Engineer - Fabricator

  • Job Title: Production Engineer - Fabricator
  • Location: Peterborough
  • Position this role reports to: Production Engineer Manager

Job Purpose

  • To produce accurate specifications for fabricated components.
  • Engineer production requirements in line with the required manufacturing schedules.
  • Provide engineering support within the business and to help ensure its products can be produced to meet the requirements of safety, quality, cost and delivery.
  • Provide an accurate database of costs to help with sales quotations.
  • Be responsible in reducing costs and continuously improve the service of the Production Engineering Department to the rest of the business.

Qualifications

  • A Mechanical / Production Engineering qualification would be an advantage.

The Job (Main Duties)

  • You will produce accurate Methods of Manufacture for fabricated components.
  • You will produce DXF’s from engineering models.
  • Help maintain manufacturing schedules with reference to business requirements.
  • Resolve problems and improve processes and methods within manufacturing teams.
  • Provide support for technical queries for all areas of the business.
  • Interface between technical and shop floor personnel.
  • Develop ideas for reducing costs in the business.
  • Promote a continuous improvement culture.
  • Undertake specific projects as and when required.
  • Support the Production Engineering Manager as and when required.

Candidate Profile (Experience, Skills and Knowledge):

Essential Requirements:

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong understanding of manufacturing process, particularly fabrication.
  • Experience with writing specifications, procedures and instructions.
  • Familiarity with CAD and DXF’s.

Desirable Attributes:

  • Qualified engineer to ONC/HNC level in Mechanical/ Production Engineering.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing techniques.
  • Be a good team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Be flexible and able to work on own initiative.
  • A methodical approach to tasks.
  • Strong IT skills, with a good knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Travel Activity

  • Willingness to travel if the business requires.

Contact:

If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing with CV to the HR Department, Baker Perkins Limited, Manor Drive, Paston Parkway, Peterborough, PE4 7AP (email: [email protected]) no later than Friday 15 January 2021.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Baker Perkins is an Equal Opportunities Employer.