No agencies please.
Quantum Detector are looking for a Production Engineer to help schedule work and to supervise our team of technicians. The role includes the following tasks:
All aspects of the production and testing of our electron microscope camera systems
Designing and implementing Standard Operating Procedures for our Technicians to execute with input from Detector Engineer / Scientist, Technicians
Design and implementation Factory Acceptance Tests with input from Detector Engineer / Scientist, Technicians
Ensuring compliance with procedures during production
Responsible for submitting fully costed production equipment requests
Checking drawings from Design Engineer for production implications
Optimising storage and labelling of parts for builds
Initiating requests for re-order by Purchasing
Establishing / Improving to ensure compliance with Finance stock process
Template jigs for assembly of parts with input from Design Engineer
Ensuring the Assembly environment remains organised with a focus on 5S with assistance from Technicians
Working with Purchasing to liaise with manufacturers
Scheduling tasks for and workload of Technicians in Assembly in collaboration with Project Management Office
Undertaking tasks alongside Technicians when necessary
Promoting efficiency within Quantum Detectors, to review and develop all production processes, workflow and procedures to ensure that these remain relevant to the changing needs of the business, identifying any risks, managing risks and eliminating wasteful processes.
Essential Qualifications & Experience:
HND/BSc in Electrical / Mechanical or Electronic Engineering degree and comfortable working with technical drawings and processes.
Substantial experience in specialised component and equipment manufacturing; and knowledge of quality management systems and processes.
Design CAD experience and understanding including Microsoft Office skills
Good communication and influencing skills, both verbal and written. Previous experience of coordinating with and influencing other functions to achieve improvements and efficiencies.
Effective planning and organising skills. Proven ability to take responsibility for projects and deliver results to deadlines