Process Engineer

Location
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
18 Apr 2017
Closes
18 May 2017
Ref
025417635
Specialism
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Process Engineer 
Salary: £32-35K p.a. 
Shift: Days 

An excellent opportunity for a Process Engineer with a press tooling background to join one the best automotive supply companies in the UK 

Overview (Process Engineer) : 
Increase company profitability and improve employee working conditions by studying, recommending and implementing changes to the press tooling process. 

Key Responsibilities (Process Engineer) : 

o Responsible for quality issues on your facility 
o Responsible for mentoring Operators and Maintenance to ensure your facility is kept to the original standard of 4 hours every week 
o Responsible for conducting risk assessments on equipment 
o Responsible for updating setup and changeover instructions. 
o Responsible for continuous improvements on new/existing equipment. 
o Responsible for safety issues on the equipment. 
o Responsible for time studies on manual processes and equipment. 
o Responsible for updating Operator instructions. 
o Responsible for updating Process Flow Diagrams. 
o Responsible for updating PFMEA 
o Responsible for updating packaging specifications 
o Responsible for Saving and Achieving of Process Documentation. 
o Responsible for reviewing the OEE data against equipment for cycle time 
o Gather OEE data for facilities every month and review findings with Plant Manager, Engineering Manager and Production managers to prioritise improvement activity. Track top 3 priorities Bi weekly to show improvement 
o Responsible for verify dummy parts for 1 facility per week 
o Participate in continuous improvement program 
o Work in a safe manner at all times 
o Adopt and practice Kaizen Principles and Concepts 
o Perform other duties as assigned 
o Work in compliance and conform to TS16949 and ISO14001 standards 

Person Specification (Process Engineer) : 

o Apprentice trained or College Diploma or University Degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering, or strong experience in a related field or discipline, preferably press-tooling 
o Good knowledge of production reporting systems and MRP in an automotive manufacturing environment. 
o Good knowledge of Government legislation in the areas of Health and Safety, Environment, Employment Standards, Fire code etc. 
o Good Technical Report writing abilities. 
o Excellent problem solving techniques and methods. 
o Ability to successfully interact with all levels of employees. 
o Good Computer skills in spreadsheets, data bases, word-processing and CAD