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Senior Production Engineer

Location: Bolton, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Job ID: R0007293
Date Posted: May 19, 2022
Segment: Smart Life
Business Unit: Hitachi Automotive
Company Name: Hitachi Astemo UK, Ltd.
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Astemo UK, Ltd. is focused on automotive components and systems. Our industry expert partners with our well-known customers forming the foundation of our success. Together we contribute to society with technological innovations and trendsetting ideas as well as comprehensive competences. Become part of our team and join our organization at our plant in Bolton (near Manchester) as a

Senior Production Engineer (m/f/d)

In this role you will be responsible to provide technical support to production lines and ensure that factory output meets budgeted KPI targets. To continuously improve existing equipment and production line output.

You are mainly responsible for:

  • To implement and continuously develop quality systems, process and machine improvements.
  • Stay current with product specifications, engineering technology and latest production processes.
  • Representing the manufacturing department at customer and product development liaison meetings and ensuring effective implementation of design practices to meet customer needs
  • Take responsibility for production and maintenance activities to ensure maximum production on assigned line.
  • Monitor activities conducted by Production Engineers and ensure they comply with internal standards.
  • To continuously develop existing process and machine improvements
  • Generate and maintain working production documents i.e. WI and QCS sheets
  • To maximise equipment efficiency and minimise downtime

 Your Profile:

  • Degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Automotive, Automation field or similar qualification
  • Experience of equipment troubleshooting, schematics, plc programming, electrical circuitry.
  • Strong computer literacy as well as ability to work under pressure to demanding Customer timescales
  • Proven ability to implement project schedules and plans in a timely & effective manner
  • Proven professional experience in similar electrical/automotive customer or product support environment is preferable
  • Experience in Electronics/Surface Mount Line production would be a distinct advantage
  • Knowledge of robotics, pneumatic, mechanical systems etc. used in production environment
  • Knowledge of Equipment OEE, Planned Maintenance & Spares control
  • Experience of making Production Engineering Documentation and document control in line with IATF requirements e.g. Control plans, Process flow, FMEA.

Our offer

At Hitachi Astemo you will find a passionate and collaborative environment. We operate according to our values of Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit. As such, we work closely as a team and empower our colleagues to take ownership and become creative in our pursuit of excellence. We take pride in the contribution we make to society and we always act with integrity and fairness towards our customers, suppliers and colleagues. Sound Interesting? Then we would like to get to know you. Apply online via our career site - we look forward to receiving your application!

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