Production Engineer

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and pro-active individual to join our busy Production Engineering team. As a Production Engineer you will be responsible for the efficient expediting of your own projects to ensure you meet customer, quality and financial requirements in an on time, in full approach. In this challenging role you'll have a variety of products and projects to manage at any one time and you will be involved at every level of the project lifecycle from concept, design, estimating, purchasing, manufacturing/production and delivery. You will be actively involved with production staff in tracking progress, resolving queries and problem solving.

Suitable Candidates will demonstrate:

  • A strong track record in a manufacturing/engineering environment with experience in a similar role
  • Must be time served through a recognised engineering apprenticeship
  • Technical/Professional engineering related qualification, i.e. project management qualification or HNC
  • Extensive NEC3 / 4 experience
  • Sound financial, commercial and business acumen
  • Experience in lean manufacturing principles & a commitment to continuous improvement
  • Excellent communication, organisation and strong negotiation skills
  • Able to demonstrate problem solving ability
  • Experience of managing people
  • Strong IT skills including using MS packages including Word, Excel and Project
  • Familiar with MRP systems
  • Full driving license
  • Excellent awareness of Health & Safety
  • Tenacity, resilience, a positive disposition, a “can-do” attitude & a high degree of determination to succeed

To apply please send your CV or complete an Application Form which are available from Reception or from the Company Website at Click Here >>>

Please return completed application forms to Michell Watson, HR Department, Graham Engineering Ltd, Whitewalls Industrial Estate, Nelson, Lancashire BB9 8SY with a covering letter telling us why we should consider you. Applications can be e-mailed to

Closing date: as this is an immediate appointment, candidates deemed to be suitable will be interviewed as received.

Don't forget if you are currently employed by GEL and you recommend a friend for this role and they are successfully recruited you will receive £250 once they start and then a further £250 if they successfully complete their 6 months probationary period.

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