Production Engineer

Planet Recruitment
31 May 2024
28 Jun 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

The role;

The role is within a production environment, producing printed circuit board assemblies and is suited to candidates who have the relevant hands-on experience in supporting a PCB assembly facility.


  • Converting customer supplied data into programs for production machinery.
  • Competency with Computer Aided Manufacturing packages for printed circuit board assembly. (e.g. Circuit CAM, Factory Logics, Fuji CAM).
  • Knowledge of Printed Circuit Boards and components.
  • Respond to breakdowns and perform maintenance tasks.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and logical approach to breakdowns.
  • Experience working with SMT machines (Siemens desirable but not essential).
  • Ability to produce high quality and accurate work instructions.
  • Knowledge of MS Office suite, Drawing packages, Gerber data.
  • Experience of stencil design and ordering.
  • Familiar with ERP systems and BOM's.
  • Knowledge of oven profiles and screen-printing process.
  • Liaise and communicate with other departments, managers, and customers.
  • Ability to plan and manage capital projects.
  • Producing operator assembly guides, production aids and jigs.
  • Confidence to deliver results independently and as part of a team.
  • Ensure product and process quality meets the required specification.
  • Support installation of machinery and equipment
  • Contribute to CI, NPI and DFM activities / Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems.

About you;

A proven track record of using customer supplied Gerber, BOM, and CAD data to generate production machine programs is essential, producing shop floor work instructions is also considered key to this role.


  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme

If this role is of interest please feel free to reach out to our engineering department on (phone number removed)

Planet Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Planet Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted after application, if you do not hear back from us within 7 days you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application.

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