Process Engineer

  • £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Posted: 06/03/2017
  • Telford
  • Job Ref: 025417213
  • Permanent

Job Details

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.

Production Process Engineers
(CNC machining / Heat Treatment / Casting)
Salary: to £40000
Location: Telford, Shropshire

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the department is responsible for overseeing all production processes post casting.
Actively present on the shop floor, you will provide technical support on all production process related issues. This includes creation of process flow, delivery of tools, jigs and fixtures, quality / data analysis and reporting of major issues will be a fundamental part of the role with the deployment of failure mode avoidance tools and supporting cross-functional teams in the resolution of those issues on projects.
Creation of SOPs and PFMEA documentation.
Your focus will be on a key manufacturing processes including heat treatment, surface treatment, straightening, CNC machining and degreasing, all controlled in a highly automated production cells incorporating the latest Robots and PLC automation.

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 and some of the flowing attributes:
o Apprentice / HND/Degree in an Engineering related subject
o Detailed knowledge of either CNC machining of precision components ( 3/5 axis ) OR heat treatment production processes is essential
o Experienced working with automated production lines incorporating Robots and PLCs
o In-depth understanding of Lean Manufacturing/ Continuous Improvement methodologies and how to apply them in practice
o Confident hands-on approach, problem solving and rout cause analysis.
o Familiar with SOP and PFMEA creation and APQP process
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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