First Base Employment Limited

Graduate Production Engineer, Stonehouse

Full time, permanent

We have a great opportunity for a Engineering Graduate to join us in the role of Junior Production Engineer. Working in a small team of Production Engineers this role will give support to the Engineering team in optimising production processes and control the transfer of new products into production manufacturing.

Role/Responsibilities:

  • To optimise the internal production processes
  • Control and coordinate product transfers into production from internal and third parties
  • Establish, maintain and control standard costs and cost of sales information for the company products
  • Control of production jigs and fixtures
  • Develop new jigs and fixtures as appropriate
  • Control of drawings used for production and purchasing
  • Record and implement Engineering change notes as appropriate
  • Ensure the quality of their work is within required standards
  • Operate in conformance with the requirements of the quality system
  • Inform Production or quality personnel of any issues regarding quality
  • Assist in maintaining systems to ensure compliance to ISO 9001, 13485 including documentary processes
  • Issue a monthly activity report on current projects

Skills & Experience:

  • Educated to degree level in Engineering
  • Well organised and able to work to tight deadlines
  • Experience working in an Engineering Manufacturing Environment
  • Problem solving and analytical skills to identify the root cause and resolve performance blockages
  • Flexible and proactive in approach to the role
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Able to demonstrate evidence of ability to build relationships
  • PC literate and numerate

To apply for this role please forward your CV and covering letter to andrew.penrith@first-base.co.uk