Quality Production Engineer

31 January 20232023-01-31
Witney, Oxfordshire
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Quality Production Engineer


£26,000 - £37,500 Per Annum

Our client have an exciting opportunity available for a Quality Production Engineer to join their ever-growing team based in Witney, Oxfordshire. 

Quality Production Engineer Role and Responsibilities: 

  • Work with the Quality Team and Production teams to investigate quality and production issues
  • Monitor and highlight production quality issues to the Production Manager
  • Create and update work instructions for production and test procedures
  • Train colleagues on new and updated work instructions
  • Update Bill of Materials as required
  • Assist Customer Service with product failure diagnosis and remedial work
  • Update known fault registers based on production line failure and product returns
  • Develop jigs/fixtures/tooling for both product testing and product manufacturing
  • Work with colleagues to complete project handovers from Engineering to Production
  • Liaise with suppliers regarding quality issues and changes to specification
  • Assist with the generation of non-conformance reports for any parts that do not meet quality standards
  • Compliance - assist with product certification and quality audits

Quality Production Engineer Required Experience, Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience of working as a production engineer
  • Engineering qualification is essential, a production engineering degree is preferable
  • Ability to read engineering drawings
  • Experience of using measurement and inspection tools
  • Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principals such as 5S, Kaizen, Visual Management etc.
  • Lean Manufacturing training skills are desirable
  • Quality control experience; ideally within an SME environment
  • Good project management, organisation and communication skills, coupled with a flexible and cooperative approach
  • Good understanding of production quality requirements, gained through practical experience in production and quality in a manufacturing environment
  • Organised, thorough, and a proven completer/finisher
  • I.T. literate, CAD experience an advantage

Quality Production Engineer Benefits:

  • A great working environment at our office in Witney
  • A competitive salary with additional discretionary profit share bonus
  • Health insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • £100 social club allowance to join in on activities

Quality Production Engineer Working Hours:

  • 08:30am – 16:30pm
  • Monday – Friday
  • Able to Consider requests for flexible working over 30 hours per week


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