Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £30,000.00 - £35,000.00 gross per year


EJ411 – Production Support Engineer

Location: Greenwich, London

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Production Support Engineer on behalf of one of our clients. To provide technical support to product and test systems within submerged manufacturing plant and to ensure smooth production flow.

This role would suit ex-military personnel however, candidates from all backgrounds will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Provide technical support for Repeaters / Seq / BU / ROADM manufacturing
- To prioritise and resolve critical manufacturing issues within reasonable time-frame
- To ensure that all instruments are calibrated and arrange for calibration whenever necessary
- To analyse data to prove certain trends per contract and provide feedback to IED
- To dispose production technical requests (IRs) in timely manner
- To support other new product introductions as necessary (PRM, DCFO etc)
- To develop and maintain good communication lines with development engineers
- To make improvements to existing test stations, cabling, cable marking, design simple power, communication switching devices
- To maintain cleanliness and lean working environment with proper tooling, to procure tooling and necessary bits
- To build, validate and commission test stations
- To develop and maintain technical documentations
- To ensure that test systems maintenance procedures are followed with proper paperwork and logbooks up to date
- To participate in analysis and debug of Field returns

Skills and Qualifications:

- Degree in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Optics, Opto-electronics or equivalent.
- Experience of electro-mechanical / optical manufacturing
- Knowledge of optical components, optical measurements, optical instruments, basic optical principles
- Knowledge of Lean Six Sigma and believing in Lean culture/working environment
- Experience in electronic assemblies fault finding
- Experience in automated assembly and test measurement processes
- Experience in data analysis, graphs, histograms plotting etc
- Experience of high reliability product manufacture is ideal
- Ideal candidate will be a strong team player with good communication
- Experience in printed circuit board manufacturing dept

Location: Greenwich, London

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000

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