Production Process Engineer, Telford

Job Summary

Reference: 025417213
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Telford
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Date Posted: 10/10/2016

Job Description

Part of a major international group, this organisation is setting up a new manufacturing facility on a 'green field site' to produce complex high value components for the automotive industry. As a Process Engineer your role will be to oversee and lead improvement activity for the manufacturing operations within a brand new production facility.

Position: Production Process Engineer

(Casting, machining, robotic assembly and material handling)

Salary: to £40000

Location: Telford, Shropshire

Main duties and responsibilities:

o Support production cells with practical problem solving, investigation of route cause and troubleshooting.

o Champion continuous improvement activities across the various highly automated production cells.

o Liaise with the production team to ensure effective production is achieved and any issues are resolved quickly.

o Implement process improvements to deliver efficiency and cost savings.

o Provide technical support on issues pertaining to the process department.

o Maintain and strive to develop where applicable all process documents for production activities.

o Form cohesive and effective relationships with suppliers and customers

Knowledge and Education

You will already have a proven track record working in a similar Process Engineer or Production Engineering role within a high volume manufacturing facility.

Knowledge and Education:

o Apprentice / HND/Degree in an Engineering related subject

o Experienced working with automated production lines incorporating Robots, PLCs, pneumatics ( ABB, Siemens S7 preferred )

o In-depth understanding of Lean Manufacturing/ Continuous Improvement methodologies and how to apply them in practice

o Confident hands-on approach to work & problem solving.

o Understanding of automotive systems & procedures.

o Knowledge of complex product assembly, machining, casting or stamping/ presswork production processes and related automated machinery (robots / PLCs)

This method of manufacture is unique and further training will be provided which will involve some†overseas travel.

The opportunity:

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Process Engineer to be part of a brand new venture, establishing a green field factory development from the ground up. In return our client is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation.

Apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion††† †

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