Junior Production Engineer

Purpose of Role/Key Objectives

Purpose: To ensure that the Production of product within Naim Audio Ltd is carried out in a quality,

cost effective & efficient manner.


·         Research & development of manufacturing and assembly techniques

·         Support production process requirements during product development stages

·         Ensure the correct skills, tools, jigs and fixtures are made available to fulfil the purpose

·         Monitor current production effectiveness & ensure continuous improvement of production


Main Duties and Responsibilities

·         Developing, growing and protecting the long term efficiency of production

·         Assisting the managed & effective release of New Products into Production

·         Assist with the co-ordination of all other departments for the successful

          transition of new products from design through to production

·         Developing and implementing new production methods to increase productivity and

          improve quality

·         Creation (CAD modelling) and realisation of production jigs and fixtures

·         Assist with the maintenance of jigs and fixtures in production ensuring that they are effectively

          utilised and fit for purpose

·         Develop techniques to control production environments

·         Conducting Time & Motion studies to establish standard times

·         Review & approval of BOM’s for structure & content

·         Producing and maintaining Process Instructions (PI’s) for all product builds

·         Management and control of all production documentation


It is the duty of all employees to ensure that processes and system of work is designed to underwrite the continued commitment to the health, safety, and welfare of all members of staff.  We will take steps to ensure that our statutory duties are met at all times, and every employee has a responsibility to co-operate with this undertaking.  We also fully accept our responsibility for other persons who may be affected by our activities.

Skills & Requirements

·         Well organised and able to work to tight deadlines

·         Flexible and proactive in approach to the role

·         Ability to work on own initiative

·         A creative thinker

·         Problem solving and analytical skills for resolve performance blockages (essential)

·         PC literate and numerate (desirable)

Qualification / Experience

·         Degree or HNC/D qualified or comparable work experience (apprenticeship / time served)

·         Understanding of various production engineering environments

·         Experience within product assembly and associated techniques

·         Knowledge of lean manufacturing tools

·         Proficient use of CAD software (Solidworks)



Reporting to:

Senior Production Engineer

Hours of work:

37.5 per week