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Technical Engineer

Title: Technical Engineer
Location: South Kirkby, Wakefield
Salary: £highly competitive DOE
Start Date: ASAP
Date Posted: 04/18/2018
Reference No.: VR619

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A Technical Engineer is responsible for the balancing act of managing technical processes and teams along with using technical skills to provide the necessary environment for project success.

Key Responsibilities:
- Provide direction and technical expertise in design, development and systems integration.
- Be able to make quick decisions and solve technical problems to provide an efficient environment for project implementation.
- Investigate systems’ failures and issues.
- Identify resource and equipment requirements.
- Able to assist in reducing cost through re-engineering product/material.
- Improve the effectiveness of the Company’s internal systems; increasing efficiency and reducing administrative overhead.
- Provide clear and concise information about any remaining risks which the production teams or end user will need to be aware of.
- Establish and enforce quality and standards in working systems, maintaining high quality products.
- Reporting on development and regularly review any shortfalls to support engineering functions.
- Supervise quality assurance and perform quality assessments.
- Coordinate and direct the implementation of new standards into practice.
- Assist to ensure teams follow the correct procedures, policies and documentation requirements across project phases.
- Able to guide the team through the development, testing and implementation stages and review the completed work effectively.
- Ability to manage change and effectively pass on the information down the line to concerned teams for smoother execution.
- Provide technical training to teams when required and serve as a technical mentor to team members.
- Work in partnership with the departments core teams, to improve key business results within cost, quality and time targets.
- Develop engineering skills and knowledge within manufacturing promoting a professional manufacturing team culture.

General Responsibilities:
- Actively follow all company employment, fire, health, and safety policies
- Potential overtime when required
- Attend staff meetings and training as required
- Any other ad-hoc duties as may be required
- Adhere to filing and drawing management guidelines

Skills and Qualifications required

Suitable candidates will come with the requisite skills, knowledge and experience covering:
- Knowledge of structural and mechanical manufacturing components and fabrication techniques.
- Comprehensive organisational skills for success in a fast paced, creative work environment.
- Good communication and interpersonal skills for a collaborative workplace.

Position – Full-Time
Salary – Dependent on experience.
Location – South Kirkby, Wakefield
Hours – 40-hour week (full-time) 8:30am to 17:30pm.

Benefits – 22 days’ holiday + Bank Holidays, Pension, Life Assurance, Group Profit Share, Reward Scheme, Voluntary Health Cash Plan

For further details please contact Balreen Mehat on 01977 659800 or via email balreen.mehat@productionpark.co.uk

The Company

Production Park is the number one live events production destination in Europe, featuring three rehearsal studios, 15 events businesses and the UK’s only Live Events Production University Centre. The rehearsal studios on-site bring a variety of world class tours and productions to the park as well as providing space for test builds. The park is also home to workshops, offices and machine shops belonging to a group of long established engineering, technology and creative specialist businesses, including Litestructures, LS-Live, CATO Music, Perry Scenic Creative and Brilliant Stages.

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