About The Role
We have a great opportunity for an experienced Production Engineer looking to advance their career within a fast moving manufacturing environment. Working as part of the Production Engineering team you will also be responsible for advising designers about relevant manufacturing issues and dealing with general manufacturing queries from Xtrac employees, sub contract suppliers and customers. In this position you will have production engineering responsibility across multiple projects, requiring good initiative and ingenuity and working to tight deadlines.
Your sound working knowledge of manufacturing, will be key to you developing Xtrac’s processes and manufacturing techniques, which will involve working closely with Engineers, Foreman and machinists at all levels across the company, to effect change and therefore strong influencing skills are essential.
Ideally you will be qualified to HNC/HND level in an engineering related discipline and have at least 3 years post qualifying experience within a production engineering team in manufacturing. Essential skills are the ability to work under pressure, have a robust approach to problem solving, being able to forge good working relationships, good organisational and IT skills. CAD skills are essential, with ideally experience of NX 3D, although training will be given.
You will be a confident, flexible, self-motivated team player with excellent communication skills and understanding of working with procedures, controls and quality standards
Here at Xtrac, we are the world’s leading manufacturer of Motorsport and High Performance Automotive Transmission Solutions. Our products are used internationally across the worlds most prestigious motorsport events so naturally, we have a passion for winning and continuously improving, whether that be our products, our people, or our business. Our short and long term vision is to transform into a world class high performance automotive supplier whilst retaining our position as a world leader in motorsport, so now is the time join our journey, make an impact and contribute to the success of our future.
What makes us who we are is our people, we share behaviours and values to ensure Xtrac remain world class. Our culture that delivers…
Accountability – own it and learn from it
Responsibility – we do what we say we will
Respectful – to everyone
Listen – to really hear someone and appreciate other views
Feedback – to give constructive feedback but to ask for it as well