Production Engineer

Magpie People have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Manufacturing Engineer to join a market leading engineering company based in Sheffield. The position has been created through growth into new and existing markets

The main duties of the role:

  • Responsible for the procurement of technical components and materials ensuring that they are sourced effectively to agreed level of quality.
  • Review drawings with an emphasis on manufacturing resource
  • Liaise with Project Management and Engineering teams regarding technical details to resolve any issues that may arise
  • Create bid comparisons, procurement plans and cost estimates
  • Be the main interface for suppliers, purchasing and other internal departments
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with the supply chain
  • Negotiate with suppliers including consideration of technical, commercial and qualitative requirements
  • Evaluation of suppliers, including delivery time, price development, quality and develop a process to assist in improving our procurement chain
  • Coordinate supplier visits and lead supplier meetings

You should have:

  • Experience of working within a manufacturing environment, particularly fabrication and machining
  • Experience of working on bespoke Engineering projects in complying with budgetary, compliance, regulation and Health and Safety requirement
  • Proven record of working with interpreting technical drawings
  • Able to effectively communicate, influence and negotiate with external clients/suppliers
  • HNC/HND/Degree in an engineering discipline
  • Familiar with CAD/SolidWorks

Magpie People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Magpie People is a Recruitment Consultancy with over a decade of experience of delivering recruitment solutions to the Engineering, Manufacturing and Technical industries

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