Job Description

We currently have a vacancy for a Production Engineering Technician to work within the Production Engineering team, working on New, Current and Special products. The position offers a varied and interesting variety of work including: New Product integration, Production support, inspection, jig and tooling design, process improvements and assembly operation documentation.


  • Provide support and input as part of the Production Engineering team during the New Product Development cycle

  • Provide support to the product assembly

  • Tooling, jig and fixture design for Production.

  • Identification and instigation of process improvement activities

  • Inspection of non-conforming product.

  • Generation of clear instructions to enable assembly

Key requirements

  • Education: HNC (or equivalent) or time served apprenticeship

  • Self-motivated and proactive.

  • Experience of Production techniques and best practice

  • Ability to work from engineering drawings, design notes and CAD models

  • Computer literate

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal

This vacancy sits within our Spectroscopy Products Division which is a market leader in Raman Spectroscopy, providing high end spectrometers and laser products to a worldwide market.

Person specification

As the successful applicant you will be a well organised and self-motivated individual, you will have an appreciation of Production and assembly techniques and show the ability to communicate with personnel at all levels. You will need to be adaptable and show a willingness und understanding to problem solve issues that may arise and come to a timely resolution, calling in various disciplines where required.


When you join Renishaw, we're committing to your future career. That's because we believe in developing our people's skills and promoting them internally. We also offer a benefits package that's highly desirable; including a 9% non-contributory pension, discretionary annual bonus, *subsidised onsite restaurants and *coffee shops, free parking, *car sharing scheme and *24 hour fitness centres. (*not available at our Castle Donington, Exeter, York & Edinburgh sites).

We also want to promote a healthy work-life balance as much as possible, so we have introduced a hybrid working policy which allows for a combination of home and office based working depending on the nature of your role. We also offer a variable working programme, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, Life Assurance policy of 12 times annual salary, Cycle to Work scheme, enhanced maternity pay subject to qualifying criteria, the option to join BUPA Renishaw health trust and an Employee Assistance Programme for employees and family.

Please click here for further information about our benefits.

At Renishaw we believe that our success is powered by welcoming a workforce of diverse and talented people. Through encouraging an inclusive culture, where all our employees are free to be themselves, we can achieve our core values: Innovation, Inspiration, Integrity, and Involvement.
If you are excited about the role but feel as though you don’t meet all the requirements, we would encourage you still to apply. You might just be the right person for this role or another opportunity at Renishaw.
We are committed to providing reasonable adjustments to make interviews and jobs more accessible. Should you have any difficulty during the recruitment process, or require any reasonable adjustments please contact the recruitment team on 01453 524600 or recruitment@renishaw.com.

Please click here for further information about diversity and inclusion at Renishaw.

Employment Type:


Time Type:

Full time

Requisition Number:

R5921 Production Technician (Open)


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