Role Profile

Production Engineer

Location Sri Lanka

Job Description: Production Engineer

Job Title Production Engineer
Location Export Processing Zone, Wathupitiwala, Nittambuwa, Sri Lanka

Amsafe Bridport, is the world’s leading provider of safety restraint products for the aerospace and defense industries. Amsafe Bridport has been present in Sri Lanka for the last 18 years and have manufacturing operations and service facilities around the globe. Our main factory is based in Wathupitiwala – Export Promotion Zone, and we produce a significant amount of products, which go into the world Aviation market. We also provide support services for Sales, Finance, Engineering, Procurement and IT sectors within the group.

If you’re interested in applying for this role please submit your CV and covering letter via the [email protected].

Job Profile

Manage projects within the Operations, ensuring timely project completion according to customer expectations. Continuously scout, design and implement new manufacturing technology in operations to provide a competitive edge, improving productivity, quality, flexibility, reliability and cost. The candidate will be a part of Production Engineering team managed by the Lead Production Engineer.

The Person

If you are dynamic, experienced and knowledgeable, wanting to help drive the business forward, your main responsibilities will encompass;

  • Undertake product transfer initiatives by sister sites, ensuring a successful and on-time completion of each project.
  • Review existing/new plants production processes to identify engineering & automation opportunities and solutions along with a cost benefit analysis.
  • Prepare proposals & capex for automation & engineering projects, identify potential vendors, and work with them to develop a detailed solution based on requirements, constraints, timeline, budget & resources.
  • Explore and implement continuous improvement initiatives to yield a Lean manufacturing environment.
  • Provide accurate and detailed reports, presentations and communications to both internal personnel and external customers/suppliers as required.
  • Ensure compliance to all H&S standards as well as all QMS requirements as per AS9100D.
  • Ensure continual familiarization with the latest advancements in the industries technology to ensure continual improvement in plant performance.
Key Responsibilities


  • Candidate must possess bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

Job Experience

  • Minimum 2-3 year(s) of working experience in the related field is required for this position.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Competence in the use of design software like AutoCAD, Solid works etc.
  • Experience with PLCs, vision inspection systems, Motion Systems.
  • Qualification on H&S (NEBOSH) will be an added advantage.
  • Fluency in English.

Interested candidates can email/mail a completed resume indicating the position applied for, on the subject field/left corner of the envelope including your contact number, names and contact numbers of two non- related referees to reach us within 14 days of this advertisement to:

E-mail: [email protected]

The Human Resources Manager,
AmSafe Bridport (Pvt) Ltd.
Export Processing Zone, Wathupitiwala,
Sri Lanka