Senior Production Engineer
My client, with sites in various locations around the world is looking to recruit an experienced Senior Production Engineer for their lucrative site based in Kent. This is a magnificent opportunity to join a unique manufacturing company that operates in a specialist luxury, electrical market.
The successful Senior Production Engineer will lead a team that provides technical support the value stream for all Engineering and Production activities. You will develop and train your team with a focussed best practice approach whilst also offering hands on support when required.
Role and Responsibilities
Develop the Engineering team and ensure it remains an attractive place to work for the Engineering team.
Identify skill gaps in your team and improve with training and recruitment.
Encouraging a continuous improvement mentality.
Develop and maintain strong working relationships with other departments within the business.
Provide weekly reports and occasional presentations.
Conduct new equipment and process introductions.
Planning and Organising of the PPM equipment
The successful candidate will
Have lots of experience in a manufacturing environment with the ability to show clear improvements that you have been responsible for.
Patient and approachable
Experience overseeing engineering teams previously.
Experience with Lean, Six Sigma, FMEA and 5s.
Previous experience as a Production Engineer or Manufacturing Engineer
Be confident using Microsoft Programmes
PLC Knowledge with Programming ability being desirable but not essential.
Be personable with existing and potential customers
Organised, experienced problem solver
Self-starter looking to excel.
For the chance to be submitted and to learn more about the company please apply for immediate consideration.