Production Engineer V plans and designs methods to improve production processes. Reviews existing processes and develops solutions to increase productivity or reduce costs. Being a Production Engineer V ensures compliance with approved production methods and quality standards. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Additionally, Production Engineer V typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Production Engineer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization.