Special Process Engineer / Chemist

Worcestershire (GB)
Competitive Salary
19 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client 
Our client are a leading Aerospace manufacturer supplying critical forged and machined components from exotic metals. They are looking for a Special Process Engineer to join the existing team with the responsibility of looking after the day to day management of Chemistry Laboratory.

Special Process Engineer (Chemistry Laboratory) 
Scope and Responsibilities
• Day to day management of Chemistry Laboratory
• Support the Chemical Special Process Engineering team
• Interface with the company chosen Chemical process service provider (Veolia)
• Problem solving and process development - companies Nadcap Chemical Process, Heat treatment and Forging special processes
• Appreciation of Nadcap Chemical processing of metallic materials and AS 9100 standards
• Experience of Chemical processing of Aluminium, Ferrous, Titanium , Nickel alloys eg Etch, anodise and other surface treatments. 
• Knowledge of hot metal forming processes and heat treatment an advantage
• Lead the transfer and flow of International and customer Special process specification requirements into our companies Business systems and processes
• Support Special process heat treatment and forging in conjunction with operational business heads to facilitate ongoing Nadcap accreditation Support the site QA manager activity to maintain compliance with Industry sector and our companies customer standards.

Special Process Engineer (Chemistry Laboratory)
• This role is free from any undue internal and external commercial, financial, production and other pressures and influences that may adversely affect the decision making process
• Manage our company Chemical Laboratory, Interface with our company Chemical process provider to enable Chemical process activity across the site
• The Chemist/Special process Engineer holds delegated responsibility from the Technical Services Manager for allocated areas of the Laboratory operation. The scope of the delegation is detailed in the Technical Services Management structure
• The Chemist/Special process Engineer is furnished with the authority and resources to perform the duties within the scope of their responsibilities within the Laboratory structure
• This includes implementing, maintaining and improving the management system
• Any departures from this system or the testing and calibration procedures will be identified and actions to prevent or minimise these occurrences will be initiated, managed and resolved
• Update and control of the Business processes, Site Quality and Laboratory Manuals
• Continuously Promote improvements to existing Special Process and Chemical Laboratory process Instructions and procedures
• Participate and progress personal objectives set out In Site TVP and Technical Services business plans to aid continuous improvement throughout the business
• To set and progress objectives for all members of our company team to aid continuous improvement throughout the business
• To manage and act as a source of advice and training for subordinate team members
• Co-ordinate with other departments to ensure that the best quality of service is maintained to our customers
• Ensure personnel continue to meet the companies health and safety and environmental requirements
• To uphold the responsibilities and ensure compliance by all members of our company team of all Specifications, manuals, procedures, instructions related to business Management system
• Performance manage team, governance
• Grow, develop technical talents.