Process Engineer

Location
Redditch, Worcestershire (GB)
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
05 Jan 2017
Closes
05 Feb 2017
Ref
025417760
Job role
Process Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Plastic Moulding Process Engineer to join a leading Automotive Manufacturing firm. Due to internal promotion they are now recruiting for a Process to join their team in Worcestershire, in a role which will be integral to supporting quality and process improvements within a fast moving plant that is undergoing an exciting period of change and turnaround activity. 

Senior Process Engineer - Plastic Injection Moulding 
Salary circa: to £45,000 + benefits 
Location: Worcestershire 

Duties: 
As an Injection Moulding Process Engineer you will be responsible for sustaining, developing and improving the Mould Department process and equipment in order to fully meet all departmental objectives. 
Duties: 
Implementation of new mould tooling and process control. 
o Development of Mould tooling and moulding quality. 
o Investigate mould process faults and implement firm countermeasure. 
o Ensure mould tooling are fully optimised and maintained correctly. 
o Optimising current mould tool change over and process repeatability. 
o Development of new machine technology and training of production personal. 
o Responsible for cycle time improvements to mould process; reduction in mould tool changes over times; reduce scrap levels. 
o Continual improvement activities: Automation, training, 5C's, Genba. 

Experience: 
You will already possess several years experience gained in a similar Process Engineer or Process Technician role related to high volume plastic injection moulding. 
o HND/ Degree level education in an engineering or science based subject 
o Experienced in Injection Moulding manufacturing - including tooling. 
o Logical approach to problem solving with an ability to work well under pressure. 
o Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative. 
o High level of proficient written & verbal communication. 
o Confidence to be able to develop staff and processes. 
o Must be organised, efficient & regimented. 
o Have an understanding of APQP, FMEA, PPAP and control plans 

What's on Offer: 
The opportunity to shape and be a instrumental in the success of a modern factory with significant investment in manufacturing processes to meet the demands of the current growth within the European automotive sector. This position will require you to work in a 3 shift pattern upon completion of training. 
In return our client is offering a very attractive salary and shift allowance, including contributory pension, 33 days holiday, life insurance, free car parking, child care vouchers. More importantly they invest in their own employees offering clear opportunities for personal and career development. 

Please apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion technical-recruitment.co.uk 

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