Production Engineer (LED Lighting) - Alexandria

Confidential Company - Ameria, Alexandria

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Applicants for
1 open position
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Seen
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Shortlisted
68
Rejected
Experience Needed:
More than 3 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Negotiable
Languages:
English
Vacancies:
1 open position
About the Job

Definition:

Production Engineer defines and works out how the product (LED lighting fixture) will be manufactured and/or assembled on the production line including design of packaging, ensuring the right quantity of components/products are delivered and aligned to support the speed of the production line. Review efficiencies and eliminate waste within the manufacturing process to deliver high quality products/components
to clearly defined standards.

Overall Purpose of the Role:

Responsible for implementation of production processes and procedures, leading productivity improvements with project based activities, including new product introduction and manufacturing cell design to reduce waste, improve quality and safety, and reduce operating costs. Manage KPIs and ensure preventative actions are taken to maximise success. Work on many phases or sub-tasks of projects or
entire projects of moderate complexity, with results impacting on project completion. Work under general supervision, reviewed at project milestones and/or on completion by Senior Management.

Key Responsibilities:

General and Task Management

  • Identify manufacturing needs for new products in development
  • Design new systems and processes and provide facilities & methods to
    ensure the cost effective integration of new products or for the improvement of existing ones into manufacturing operations
  • Ensure all product and system requirements are taken into account from the initial product conception to the finished result
  • Design fixtures and tooling for assembly tasks
  • Generating production documentation such as assembly instructions
  • Reduce variability in manufacturing by providing standard work methods and work instructions
  • Ensure product and process quality meets specifications required
  • Support the tender process for equipment to ensure the best quality for best price
  • Oversee installation of machinery and equipment
  • Maintain statistical and financial records
  • Improve manufacturing efficiency by analysing and planning work flow, space requirements and equipment layout
  • Organise plant start-up and shut-down schedules to ensure minimum loss of production time
  • Plan and organise maintenance
  • Respond to breakdowns
  • Report down time and possible trends
  • Support and lead continuous improvement, problem solving and process improvement activities
  • Investigate production and process issues providing technical support and training
  • Keep up with current and developing engineering trends
  • Quality control of work by appropriate reviews
  • Support and lead process improvement activities
  • Write reports and present progress at project meetings and to clients
  • Achieve goals within budget
Job Requirements

Qualifications and Experience Levels:

  • Relevant manufacturing/engineering degree preferred
  • Ability to use CAD or solid work programs
  • Significant work experience (3-5 years) in a high volume manufacturing environment, preferably LED Lighting manufacturing and assembly