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  • Location: Skelmersdale, WN8 9RA
  • Salary: £33 per hour
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Contact: Tonia Di-Lena
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01509 633633
  • Duration: 12 to 24 month contract
  • Start Date: 2022-06-11
  • Expiry Date: 26 June 2022
  • Job Ref: J4434

The Recruitment Group are looking for a Production Engineer to join our long standing client based in Skelmersdale, Lancashire.  We are looking for a Production Engineer to support the Production Engineering Department to achieve business plan objectives manufacturing sandpaper and abrasives.


  • £33 per hour

Working Hours are:

  • 12 to 24 month contract

  • 37.5 hours per week

  • Monday to Thursday – 7.50am to 4.45pm / Friday – 7.30am to 12.10pm

Duties include:

  • Troubleshooting product processes

  • Improvement of projects

  • Document production

  • Provide full support to production processes and assist with the development, testing and introduction of new products.

  • Implement and develop key measurables to identify and drive business improvements within the department.

  • Develop and implement significant improvements in department-wide processes, procedures and systems.

  • Improve the overall reliability and performance of plant, personnel and production equipment and processes.

  • Assist in the launch of new products and change management within the department.

  • Help with installation and commissioning of new equipment and processes.

  • Maintain and develop the delivery of finished products in line with cost, quality and production schedule requirements.

  • Implement standard operating procedures across all areas of responsibility.

  • Health and Safety awareness will be among your main priorities, and Health and Safety guidelines should be actively adhered to and promoted.

Knowledge and skill:

  • Degree in Engineering or related subject

  • Experience in process engineering within an assembly operations environment.

  • Experience managing projects.

  • Experience of New Product Introduction

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques and six sigma

  • Strong problem-solving skills and knowledge of PFMEA

  • Strong communication skills – very customer focused.

Knowledge and skill cont:

  • Ability to assess, document and upgrade Standard Operating Procedures and systems.

  • A team player.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Versatile and a self-starter able to work without

About You:

  • Degree in engineering or related subject

  • Automotive attention to detail

  • Process orientated]

  • Strong communication skills to speak to the shop floor and management

  • Assembly and manufacturing background of 3 to 4 years

  • You won’t be mixing chemicals

For more information and to apply, get in touch with Jane / Tonia at our Loughborough branch to submit your application.

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