Senior Production Engineer

Posted 18 January 2024
Job type Permanent
Contact NameRebecca Wallis

Job description

I am working with a leading Biotech and Medical device organisation on their search for a Senior Production Engineer based in Oxfordshire.


You will join a dynamic Production Engineering team and be responsible for defining and developing the assembly and overall production process. You'll play a lead role in product and process validation, participating in designing and implementing assembly processes, and drive the development of internal and external production processes.


You will be responsible for:

  • Support production with new product releases
  • Introducing new equipment to the area, from URS to implementation and validation
  • Conducting process improvement projects with the ability to collect and analyse data to scope projects
  • Working with specifications, BOMs, production release processes, and ERP systems
  • Coordinate the transfer of new products into manufacturing, considering manufacturability and process efficiency
  • Create and maintain controlled documentation, including process flows, tool drawings, component specifications, process routers, bills of materials, work instructions, and inspection instructions


You will bring the following:

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • ISO9001 and ISO13485 experience
  • Previous experience in process improvement projects
  • Prior experience of specifications, BOMs, production release process, ERP systems is preferred
  • Experience in manual cell manufacturing with a focus on lean initiatives
  • Desirable experience with fluid/solution processes and automating/semi-automating processes