Totec Recruitment

Production Engineer



LOCATION: Ely, Cambridgeshire

SALARY: Up to £38,000 per annum, depending on experience

POSITION TYPE: Full-time, Permanent

HOURS OF WORK: 09:00 – 17:00 Monday to Friday


My client is a market leader in the manufacture of measurement and diagnostics instrumentation for the oil & gas industry. This prestigious employer is looking for an experienced Production Engineer preferably with a history of working on bespoke packages for the oil & gas industry.


Along with producing the highest quality of components, they offer front-end consultancy, prototyping, in-house testing and accompanies these services with cutting-edge scientific research. Staffed by a wholly independent team of engineers and scientists, OGM provides products to meet both the current and future needs of the petro-chemical industries.


They are seeking an experienced Production Engineer to drive manufacturing activities from new product release to shipping, ensuring that all appropriate customer requirements, company standards, and HSE considerations are applied and adhered to, that products are manufactured in an economical and timely manner, and that Company quality standards are met.


Main duties include:

  • Preparation of manufacturing documentation for individual orders (batches) based on Master Product Docs, liaise with Engineering and R&D, and issue them in production.
  • Ordering parts and materials, maintaining stock at optimum level.
  • Obtaining quotations from suppliers & sub-contractors, reviewing quotations & placing purchase orders.
  • Organising goods inward control and rectification/replacement of any faulty parts and materials or “free issue” goods.
  • Ensuring material and part certification meets company requirements.
  • Oversee the production process from Engineering Master BOM through to Test and Dispatch.
  • Monitoring product direct costs (parts & labour) to meet budget.
  • Driving production activities to completion. Monitoring the production processes and adjusting schedules as needed. Ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed.
  • Supervision of sub-contractors working within the Workshop.
  • Responsible for generating manufacturing records for each contract. This will be done by paper and electronic means, including Sage software. Maintaining the Production BOMs within Sage.
  • Custodian of Manufacturing Processes inclusive of authoring and revision where necessary.
  • Participation in Health, Safety & Environmental issues.
  • Maintain electronic records of all jobs to include all relevant documentation and emails.


Candidates applying will possess the following essential requirements:

  • Proven experience of production engineering.
  • Experience supervising within a workshop environment.
  • Computer literacy and experience using Sage software.
  • Knowledge of current legislation and relevant standards, such as Eurocodes & British Standards
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving and interpersonal skills
  • Apprenticeship in either mechanical or instrumentation engineering and/or trained to an HNC or HND level.


Working in a modern, spacious working environment (with free staff parking) and also within walking distance to Ely rail station. Other benefits include 25 days annual leave (in addition to Bank Holidays), Contributory Auto-Enrolment Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme, Childcare Voucher Scheme and optional healthcare.


To Apply:

If you would like more information on this fantastic opportunity then please call and speak to a member of our team at Totec or send your CV to Totec today.

Sector: Engineering, Energy & Construction

Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire


If you wish to apply for this position, request a detailed job description or to find out more please call +44 (01792) 763322 and speak to Rhiannon or

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