Process Engineer

Recruiter
micheal page
Location
Swansea
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Aug 2019
Specialism
Chemicals
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About Our Client Our client is an established globally recognised engineering organisation who continue to grow. Job Description • To identify, prioritise and coordinate engineering activities, providing mechanical and electrical technical support and assistance. • Using problem solving techniques to identify remedial actions and improvements, planning and implementing appropriate countermeasures. • Managing machine and equipment installations. • Implementing and monitoring maintenance programs. • Compliance with Health and Safety legislation and preparation and maintenance of relevant documentation. • Plan coordinate and control all engineering project activities. • Monitoring and identifying plant operating performance, implementing improvements, reducing waste and delays in manufacturing processes. • Developing and implementing continuous improvement activities. • Ensuring that all equipment/parts are on site at due date and fit for purpose. • Work being completed to deadlines ensuring Customer schedules are met. • Chair the weekly engineering meeting to ensure that all engineering activities are identified and progress monitored and actions taken. The Successful Applicant • Ideally a time served Engineering Apprentice • HNC level or equivalent as a minimum e.g. Mechanical, Production or Electrical engineering. • Varied industrial experience in process improvement / plant engineering positions with comprehensive working knowledge of PLC, HMI, SPC, equipment and tooling, metal cutting and finishing procedures, stamping, plating, heat-treating and the characteristics of metal, plastics and electronic components • Continuous improvement, fault finding and NPI specific training and experience • Knowledge and experience of problems solving and improvement techniques • Knowledge and experience of the automotive APQP process would be of benefits • Experience of working with the ISO9001, IATF16949 standards would be useful in this role • The ability to establish positive working relationships, motivating and supporting subordinates to ensure a multi skilled and flexible team • Experience of using CAD • Excellent communication and presentation skills • Strong and determined individual with excellent interpersonal skills • Thorough knowledge of windows-based PC software programs, including all aspects of Microsoft Office with experience of spreadsheets, excel, e-mail and databases with keyboard skills What's on Offer Excellent salary and progression for the right individual