Process Engineer

Suffolk (GB)
Market Related
30 May 2017
30 Jun 2017
Job role
Process Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a plastic moulding supplier for the automotive industry, are currently seeking a Process Engineer to join their team based in Sudbury, Suffolk. 

Working Hours - Split shift system - Occasional Overseas travel will be required 

Salary - Competitive salary to reflect candidate's level of experience 

As a Process Engineer you will be providing processing support to clients existing production and quality teams. 

As well as your processing knowledge our client seeks to imbed within their company a lean manufacturing culture. Working with existing Six Sigma Yellow/Green and Black belts to identify continuous improvement opportunities and deliver to agreed targets. 

As a Process Engineer you will be responsible for the following:- 

Key Responsibilities: 
� Provide materials processing experience to troubleshoot production processing problems in the injection moulding facilities 
� Identify process optimisation through troubleshooting and data analysis 
� Use of contact and non-contact CMM equipment 
� Identify improvement projects focusing on reducing waste and cost 
� Understand and improve current plant and capacity availabilities 
� Manage change through teamwork and Continuous Improvement 
� Foreign Travel - Attend Tool trials and sign offs at Suppliers as required 
� Train existing machine setters to a standard that delivers required efficiency 
� Liaise with customers and suppliers relating to processing issues 

� Knowledge of plastic injection mould process 
� Lean Manufacturing skills - Ability to train others 
� Ability to work under pressure in an automotive manufacturing skills base 
� Communications and Interpersonal skills 
� Demonstrate the efficiencies and savings incurred through direct process optimisation 
� TS16949 knowledge