Production technician

The production technician brings his expertise to improve the industrial process. It also ensures production, taking into account the quality standard, the costs incurred and the deadline imposed.
 

Missions


• Produce metal parts using computerized machines (milling machines, lathes, machining centers, etc.)
• Prepare the machines and ensure their maintenance
• Set up programs to control the parts produced
• Coordinate the teams participating in the production
• Determine the measures intended to ensure the safety of men, equipment and the working environment
• Improve the quality of parts and manufacturing time
• Train staff in the use of specific materials
 

Skills


• Knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes
• Perfect mastery of IT tools and CAPE software
• Great knowledge of three-dimensional machine tools, micrometer, caliper and torque wrench
• Fluency in technical English
• Ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders of the company
• Sense of initiative
• Ability to lead and motivate teams
 

Training


To become a production technician, a professional baccalaureate in mechanical production or a professional baccalaureate in the aeronautical field is essential. However, recruiters can favor holders of a mechanical, production or electronic BTS, or even a diploma in Maintenance in industrial automation (MAI).
 

Salary


A production technician who begins his career generally receives € 1,700 gross per month while a senior earns up to € 2,700 gross monthly.
 

Career evolution


When he has enough experience, the production technician can continue his career as a quality technician, R&D technician, testing technician, industrial equipment installation technician or QHSE technician.
 

Other appellations


• Production agent

• Production manager for metal parts