Process Engineer job in Telford

Process Engineer


  • £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Posted: 15/01/2018
  • Telford
  • Job Ref: 025418349
  • Permanent

Job Details

As part of a truly major packaging player in European Manufacturing; this organisation is looking for a Process Engineer in Plastics. Knowledge of Extrusion would be beneficial. 

Your role will be to provide technical support to all things production & engineering, reporting into the Technical Manager. 
An essential knowledge for this position is a strong understanding of Extrusion. 

Position: Process Engineer - Plastics Extrusion.
Salary: up to £40,000 + excellent benefits
Location: Shropshire 

Main duties and responsibilities:
o Responsibility for raw materials and their composition in line with Customer specifications
o To be actively involved in the NPI side of the business. 
o Monitoring of the process to ensure machines and equipment are operated to optimize performance, maintain production and maximise yields
o Lead and participate in Continuous Improvement activity

Knowledge and Education
The successful Process Engineer will already have several years experience working as a Production Engineer or Process Engineer working with a company that operates an Extrusion Process & in a high volume polymer or plastic manufacturing environment
o Experience in scrap / defect reduction
o Able to perform and analyse capability studies
o Ability to understand and implement process control in manufacturing
o Highly numerate with good analytical skills
o Able to lead cross functional improvement teams
o Desirable to have HNC/HND or equivalent qualification in Polymer or Material Science
The opportunity:
In return for fulfilling the role of Process Engineer my client can offer a generous salary of up to £40,000 plus an excellent benefits package. 
Perhaps more importantly this is an opportunity to work for a business where CI initiatives will be fully supported by senior management. 
This means you will be free to do your job and deliver real results for this global engineering leader. 
To apply for the role of Process Engineer click the link or call Sandeep at Technical Network for more information. 
About Us 
At Technical Network we use our relationships to represent Talent and Industry - with our specialist recruitment knowledge connecting the two. We specialise in manufacturing, engineering, scientific, aerospace, automotive and food & drink recruitment, focusing on technical and design roles from Executive positions right through the organisation to maintenance and production staff. We've been around a long time, so we really know our industries and sectors inside out and top to bottom. So with us your time is always well spent. 
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