Process Engineer

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14 Aug 2019
Contract Type
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