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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30 - £49 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phil Pitman

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  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

  • Expiry date:

    28 July 2024

  • Start date:


Production Engineer

£30 - £40 per hour (Inside IR35), 3 month extension likely

South Wales

Yolk Recruitment is excited to be working with a globally renowned manufacturer that is embarking on high-value contracts. We are seeking a skilled Production Engineer to join their thriving team and provide engineering expertise during this exciting period of growth and new projects.

This is what you'll be doing

  • Overseeing and improving production methods to enhance efficiency and quality.
  • Creating and maintaining detailed process instructions to ensure smooth workflow.
  • Analyzing production performance metrics to identify areas for improvement.
  • Implementing lean manufacturing techniques to reduce waste and increase productivity.
  • Collaborate with the production team to optimize manufacturing processes.
  • Develop and update work instructions to ensure best practices are followed.
  • Identify areas for improvement in production methods and implement effective solutions.
  • Conduct root cause analysis on production issues and implement corrective actions.
  • Support research and development initiatives to drive innovation and efficiency.
  • Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Conduct regular safety and quality audits to maintain high production standards.

This is what you'll need

  • Proven background as a Production or Process Engineer in a manufacturing environment.
  • Degree in Engineering or a related field.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Excellent communication skills and a proactive approach to project management.
  • Experience with lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, or similar process improvement methodologies.

What You'll Get in Return

  • Competitive hourly rate of £30 - £40 (Inside IR35).
  • Opportunity to work with a globally recognised manufacturer.
  • Potential for contract extension and involvement in future projects.
  • Supportive and dynamic work environment.

If you believe you have the skills and experience for this Production Engineer role, apply now to join a leading manufacturer during an exciting phase of growth.

Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive, we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard from us within 7 days of applying, then unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.

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