Electrical Production Technician

Recruiter
TQR Plymouth
Location
Plymouth
Salary
£26K to £30K DOE and Shift
Posted
05 May 2017
Expires
20 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
We are currently looking for a qualified electrical technician who would be responsible for running a production line who can technically ensure the manufacturing targets are met through production and equipment modification. My client is offering a great salary, Company benefits and an opportunity to work for a multi Billion Dollar Company. Main Duties - Implementing all activities to maximise equipment efficiency in order to meet the manufacturing plan/production schedule and budgeted equipment expectations. - Ensures all manufacturing equipment is set up and produces product according to established Quality Control specifications and standards. Maintaining acceptable quality and waste levels. - To ensure that any statutory legislation and/or quality system requirements are adhered to with regard to process changes and equipment modification. - Continually monitors in-process quality, addressing issues as needed to prevent product holds. - Ensures that all existing and new equipment and processes are operated in compliance with all current Quality Control, Health & Safety and Environmental legislation and regulatory requirements. - Operational responsibilities include covering breaks, operating production machinery, assembling product, performing quality checks and pallet release duties. - Works closely with Operational, Engineering and Quality Control personnel to actively pursue and promote continuous improvement; SSU, 5S, CIAS, Near Miss, etc. - Ensure all equipment is maintained as assigned, and in accordance with requirements detailed on the appropriate schedule/plan or work instruction. Ensuring the minimisation of downtime within planned costs for repair and spares - To support engineering in the installation and validation of new equipment and technology and ensure a smooth and acceptable transfer to production. - Become actively involved and contribute to regular team meetings and participate in project teams as required. Maintains good communication and effective information transfer between the shifts. Work efficiently and co-operates with the Shift Leader, Engineering Technician and fellow associates at all times to meet required production targets - Escalates unresolved issues in a timely manner to the Engineering Technician and Shift Leader, works in an assisting capacity in order to develop problem solving abilities. - Ensure good communication and effective information transfer between the shifts. - Ensures accurate and timely entry of data on to SAP. Experience - Experience in a high volume, highly automated manufacturing environment, or a thorough knowledge of manufacturing processes is essential. - 'Hands-on' experience in process set-up and optimisation activities - Experience in the promotion and application of all relevant Quality Control, Health & Safety and Environmental regulations and requirements. Qualifications/Skills - Time served as an apprenticeship or equivalent preferred within electrical Engineering. If you are an experienced Technician and are currently looking for a new challenge, then please submit an up to date CV by using the 'apply' button below. For an informal chat, please phone TQR Plymouth and ask for Lizzie. Many thanks for your interest.

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