Production Engineer

Lean Engineering Recruitment
£35000 - 45000 Per Annum
05 Jul 2017
21 Jul 2017
Production Engineer - Automotive CNC machining Location: West Midlands Salary: £35-45000 A local Automotive Manufacturing company now require a Production Engineer to join their team. Production Engineer - Key duties Working in a dedicated CNC machining production facility, you will be instrumental in all aspects of production for high volume, high precision Automotive components - from concept through to customer deliver. - Manufacturing process planning optimisation - NC program manipulation modification using Siemens controls - Cutting tool optimisation - improving CPP, tool wear and quality performance - Fixture design and procurement when appropriate - Customer liaison on design for manufacture, feasibility and general technical issues - Support machine cell operator's with tool setting, programming and problem solving when required - Introduce and progress New Products through development - Liaise with machine tool and equipment suppliers - Cost Estimation - Setting and operation of CNC machines for the prove out process of new products Production Engineer - Experience The ideal candidate MUST come from the Manufacturing industry as a Production Engineer. You will also have the following skills, qualifications and experience: - You will hold a HNC, HND or BEng in an Engineering related subject - You are likely to already be working as a Production Process Engineer or Manufacturing Engineer within an automotive machine shop environment, producing complex and accurate components either from prismatic blocks or castings. - CNC / CAM programming preferable with good off line capability for high speed driven tool turning and high speed 4 axis milling. - Appreciation of dimensional checking and CMM inspection methods - Expert knowledge of technical drawings, geometric tolerances and practices - Expert knowledge of cutting tool concepts and a demonstrable ability to optimise costs - Experience of Chiron twin spindle machines and Siemens PLC controls a significant advantage - Experience of Artis tool detection system preferable - Experience of Fanuc robotics preferable

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