CNC Process Engineer

West Midlands (GB)
£30000 to 35000 per Annum + Benefits
14 Dec 2016
14 Jan 2017
Job role
Process Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time

CNC Process Engineer

Due to continued growth and expansion, a busy automotive manufacturing company are now looking for an experienced CNC Process Engineer to work alongside the engineering department.

Scope of Position :

Increase company profitability and improve employee working conditions by studying, recommending and implementing changes to the manufacturing process.



Tooling Costs

Machine Efficiencies & Productivity

Part Quality






Senior Engineers,


Key Responsibilities :

* Responsible for generating operating programs for new CNC machining centers, tube bending and robot welding equipment
* Resolving quality issues on the facility generated by the manufacturing processes.
* Generating and maintaining production documents including Changeover instructions, Operator instructions, Dummy parts procedures, process flow diagrams and packaging instructions
* Identifying and implementing tooling improvements
* Planning activities relating to implementation of new equipment, process or changes to existing equipment and processes
* Responsible for mentoring Operators and Maintenance to ensure your facility is kept to the original standard 4 hours every week
* Responsible for conducting risk assessments on equipment
* Responsible for continuous improvements on new/existing equipment.
* Responsible for safety issues on the equipment.
* Responsible for time studies on manual processes and equipment.
* Responsible for generating and updating PFMEA

 * Responsible for Saving and Achieving of Process Documentation.
* Responsible for reviewing the OEE data against equipment for cycle time and heads used verification every 6 months and review any discrepancies with the AGM / Plant Manager & Engineering Manager
* Gather OEE data for facilities every 1 months and review findings with Plant Manager, Engineering Manager and Production managers to prioritise improvement activity. Track top 3 priorities Bi weekly to show improvement
* Responsible for verify dummy parts for 1 facility per week
* Participate in continuous improvement program

* Adopt and practice Kaizen Principles and Concepts
* Participate in Kaizen and GEAR activities
* Follow all Departmental General Procedures as well as procedures for this position as indicated in the level III Procedure manual.
* Follow all general procedures where applicable as indicated in the General Procedures section of the level III Procedure manual.

* Perform other duties as assigned
* Work in compliance and conform to TS16949 and ISO14001 standards and all health & safety procedures

* Key areas of Authority:

* Stop any process where quality or safety issues are defined

Basic Recommended Requirements :

* College Diploma or University Degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering, or Five years experience in a related field or discipline.
* Good Technical Report writing abilities.
* Excellent problem solving techniques and methods.

* Ability to successfully interact with all levels of employees.
* CNC Programming experience (machining centers, robots, tube bending applications)
* Automotive experience ideally

* Mechanical Engineering experience
* Project management skills
* Computer literateDesirable Requirements


* Knowledge of Production reporting systems
* Automotive experience ideally
* Knowledge of machining or presswork ideally
* Knowledge of CAD
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