Production Support Technician -NEW

  • Job Reference: 0107221126
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Archers Recruitment
  • Location: Cirencester, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: £22,000 to £24,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Great opportunity for the right candidate. Own transport beneficial due to location of client.

We are looking to recruit a highly motivated candidate to join our Engineering team as a Production Support Technician. The successful candidate will be responsible for Production support to include fault investigations, productivity improvements and trend analysis for all production issues. The successful candidate will also be responsible for the ongoing development and improvements of company products whilst having a keen eye for detail and an understanding of the pressures of working within a targeted sales environment.

This position will be based at our UK headquarters in Gloucestershire. The role will report to Senior Test & Application Engineer, based in the UK.

Key Responsibilities

  • Identify issues that arise during production; categorise and then resolve them.
  • Identify issues that arise during testing; categorise and then resolve them.
  • Perform quality control and verification of cutting-edge technology orders.
  • Analysis of issues resolved each month, and recommend tweaks to processes for increased productivity and quality.
  • Engineering asset documentation and maintenance organisation.
  • Assist Production Support & Applications Engineer with research and testing of new products.
  • Perform regular stock takes of Engineering inventory to ensure accuracy.
  • Work with the warehouse team to identify supplier component changes.
  • Identify missing PCNs and then catalogue in company database.
  • Calibration scheduling to keep ISO:9001-2015 standards.
  • Follow company process for failed materials to ensure root cause analysis is conducted.

Skills Required

  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Great record keeping
  • Attention to detail
  • Computer literate with experience in SQL, Excel and Word
  • Ability to work accurately under pressure
  • Experience with IT equipment such as switches, routers, firewalls
  • Maintain a professional and polite disposition at all times


Competitive Salaries, Personal Pension Plan, Private Healthcare, Income Protection Scheme

Working hours

Monday - Friday 08.30 - 17.30 with flexibility required during peak periods