Electronics Production Engineer, Electronic Engineer

Accord Management Services
£23k - £28k pa + Bonus
16 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
POSITION : Electronics Production Engineer, Electronic Engineer

PRODUCTS : Manufacturing Company

SALARY : £23k - £28k + Bonus


EXPERIENCE : To be suitable for this post, you must have an HNC or degree in electronics or similar, able to fault find down to component level and have worked with converting prototypes to mass production.

The business is the market leader in the field, has a large Kent based manufacturing site and devotes to a large slice or the profit to Research and Development ensuring it will stay the market leader for the foreseeable future.

Your role is to work within the busy, efficient and steadily growing production and manufacturing team, duties will include

- Analysing the production requirements, ensuring schedules can be accommodated on the current production lines, with the current pick and place equipment available, where necessary making changes to accommodate steadily growing requirements
- Taking 10 - 12 brand new products per annum from prototypes to mass production, including looking at how to simplify the design, move as much over to surface mount technology, reducing any hand soldering or finishing to an absolute minimum, often out sourcing cases and fittings with supplier meetings and assessments as required.
- Completing proposals and justification for any new capital equipment required, normally from an increase in production or new process removing a manufacturing bottleneck
- Look for and introduce improvements in production techniques and processes
- Prepare straight forward production manuals for their assembly technicians
- Oversee, test and improve the end of the production line quality control test equipment
- Quality Control, look at the products that fail the end of production lines quality control tests complete a root cause analysis Looking for issues, trends, production problems, similar component faults and find a solution to the issue.
- Work closely with supplier to drive up quality, drive down costs, maintain sustainable high quality supplies.

The company has a strong policy of training and development with extremely high employee retention rates, they have more people retiring than leaving, If you are focussed, motivated, love electronics and want a long and stable career, get your CV to me today.

Contact: In the first instance please send your CV to Derrick Armstrong

ELIGIBILITY:All vacancies advertised are based in the UK. It is unlawful to employ a person who does not have permission to live and work in the UK and we will therefore only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the EU.

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