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Production Engineering Team Leader

Ref no. BHN546448
Location Wimborne, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Production Engineering Team Leader


Key skills required for this role

Mechanical, Electrical, Assembly, Medical, Aerospace, Team Leader,


Mechanical/Electrical Assembly

Job description

Production Engineering Team Leader


Looking to join an Innovative company? The company not only produce products which are used in some of the most challenging environments in the world but have a number of awards under their belt!


Important: All applicants must be able to obtain Security Clearance *minimum 5 years UK residency*

Working: Possible Flexible and some remote working potentials.

The company have a number of awards, most recently been named as an Award winner (Gold Award) in MoD Defence Employer Recognition Scheme!

"Great company with wide and varied opportunities, lots of interesting projects and very talented people to learn from and grow from" Dec 2021 *Glassdoor review

"Dynamic, Agile company with good career opportunities" July 2021 *Glassdoor review


The Production Engineering function ensures that manufacturing processes are optimised for safety and efficiency. It involves managing production teams, maintaining schedules, dealing with health, safety and environmental hazards and troubleshooting production line issues.

A professional at this grade applies technical / professional knowledge, making independent judgements based on practice and significant previous experience to support decision making. Often seen as a referral point or more senior team member to escalate more complex problems.

Roles will act independently with minimal guidance, and may act as project managers/formal mentors for junior staff.

Experience needed:

  • Degree in an engineering related discipline (desirable) or BTEC/HNC/HND in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Experience providing production engineering support to Manufacturing department
  • Experience working with a variety of manufacturing processes and assembly techniques related to electrical and/or mechanical manufacturing
  • Knowledge of related engineering disciplines including requirements capture and the ability to read and understand electronic schematics, wiring schedules, mechanical part/assembly drawings
  • Experience working with manufacturing BoM structures (including phantoms) and manufacturing routings within an ERP/MRP system
  • Experience designing jigs and fixtures (3D CAD experience preferable)
  • Skilled computer user, proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook and Visio are necessary)
  • Ability to provide accurate cost and timescale estimates to support bid, project and manufacturing activities
  • Ability to support technical proposals and compile assembly instructions or engineering reports


  • Experience in the Defence / Aerospace or safety regulated environment would be advantageous

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Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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