Production Engineer

Position Profile

Job Title: Production Engineer
Company: Gill Instruments Ltd

Dept: Production Engineering
Reports to: Senior Production Engineer
Date: 27/01/12

Position Summary

Working within the Production Engineering department developing and implementing continuous improvement initiatives in the manufacturing operation.  Working as part of the product introduction team.  Ensuring all plant and equipment is fully operational.

Specific Requirements

  • Ensure production processes operate correctly at all times

  • Generate and update work instructions

  • Compliance with Health & Safety requirements

  • Production operator training

  • Ensure all plant and equipment operates in accordance with required standards, liaison with contractors

  • Support company production requirements at all times

  • Support product updates and new product introduction

Position Requirements

  • Proven production engineering experience within a medium volume manufacturing company

  • Lean manufacturing experience

  • Methodical approach to problem solving

  • Computer literate and with some AutoCad experience

Additional Advantageous Experience

  • HNC/D in Production Engineering, or equivalent

  • Leading successful lean manufacturing initiatives/projects

  • Electromechanical assembly experience

Person Specification

  • Organised and self-motivated individual with initiative

  • Flexible and able to work as part of a team

  • Good communication skills

Reporting Structure

Production Engineer – Senior Production Engineer – Production Manager – Director

A position profile does not imply that the duties stated are the only ones to be performed by the incumbent. Employees will be required to follow any other reasonable job-related instruction as required.

How to apply

If you are interested in working at Gill Instruments Limited, please send your application letter and CV to

Please note that this is for direct applicants only - agency applications will not be accepted.

Gill Instruments Limited
Attn: Human Resources
Saltmarsh Park
67 Gosport Street
Lymington, Hampshire
SO41 9EG

Gill Instruments Limited is an Equal Opportunities employer. It is our policy to employ the best qualified personnel and provide equal opportunity for the advancement of employees, including promotion and training, and not to discriminate against any person because of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

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