Mechanical Engineer

Deputy Production Engineer

Ref: 3727| Posted: 12th Nov 2018

This vacancy is now closed

Deputy Production Engineer

Location: Corsham

Permanent/ Full time

Salary: £31,000 - £42,000

A Cross functional role, skilled support for shop floor activities (production & quality). Critically review current practices with the aim of efficiency improvements and cost reduction.


·       HNC/HND in an Engineering discipline

·       Mechanical Engineering background

·       Previous experience within a CNC machine shop

·       CAD/CAM packages

·       Metrology Courses (advantageous)

Professional experience and/ or qualifications:

·       Programming of CNC Machining Centres

·       Use of CAD/CAM packages

·       Ability to read Engineering Drawings

·       Ability to inspect own work using a variety of measurement devices

·       Production, focused, process/efficiency improvement activities

·       Good working knowledge of Microsoft office

Advantageous Skills                         

·       Experienced in the use of programmable CMM’s

·       Experienced in the measurement of Geometric Tolerances

·       Knowledge of 5S                                            

·       Knowledge of surface treatment

Indicative main responsibilities

·Programming/Setting/Operation of CNC lathes

·Programming/Setting/Operation of CNC Machine Centres

·Critically review CNC environments and current practices with the aim of increasing capacity

·Support Production Engineer in the review and refinement of CAD/CAM generated programs

·Critically review non-CNC internal operations with the aim of automating/increasing capacity

·Inspection of safety critical components using varying equipment and techniques

·Providing inspection assistance to the shop floor

·Being ‘pro-active’ on quality

The C&D Group are acting as an employment agency in regards to this role