production engineer - manufacturing in newcastle upon tyne

job type
£ 31,000 per year
apply now

job details

newcastle upon tyne, tyne and wear
job category
construction & property
job type
£ 31,000 per year
reference number
0191 2211 567
apply now

job description

Production Engineer - Manufacturing

Benton - Newcastle

£31,000 - £35,000

Randstad are looking for a production engineer to play a key role in translating customers technical requirements to production teams and finding the most efficient and effective way to manufacture products on behalf of our clients.


* Contribute to the development and implementation of production processes to drive improvements in the manufacturing production.
* To provide suitable methods, processes and instructions for the manufacture of products to meet requirements of safety, quality, productivity and cost
* Work with production teams to solve problems and identify areas for improvement
* Drive out cost by improving productivity and building in quality into production processes and procedures
* Provide effective communications and technical support to our Customers as required
* Support production and operators throughout the manufacturing process


* Time served engineer with a background in fabrication or sheet metal
* Qualified in a relevant engineering discipline OR apprenticeship with hands on practical experience.
* Detailed understanding of the welding processes would be beneficial
* An interest in continuous improvement would be beneficial
* Experience of reading technical drawings and specifications and making recommendations on manufacturing methods
* Understanding of theory and implementation of Lean Manufacturing techniques would be beneficial
* Strong communication skills both verbal and written, able to communicate confidently and clearly with both technical and non- technical Managers
* Familiarity with writing specifications, procedures and instructions
* Excellent problem-solving skills.
* The ability to work within a fast paced environment to deadlines
* An interest in innovation
* Experience of working within an ISO9001 environment with an understanding of the framework
* Quality focused with a good understanding of best practice

Please give me a call if you would like to discuss this position - Apply Swiftly Steph Ellison 0191 2211 567

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


supervision of engineers

educational requirements

BSc mechanical enginering