NPI Foundry Engineer

Recruiter
Workforce Staffing Ltd
Location
Dudley
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client are a renowned manufacturer of plastic mouldings and iron castings. They require an experienced NPI engineer for their busy operations. The role will encompass the following duties and purpose;

To ensure robust process controls and initial BOM are in place for all aspects of manufacturing AT NPI stage. To minimise foundry scrap and waste efforts in all foundry departments at NPI stage. To capture manufacturing data for margin analysis at NPI stage. To be the single point of contact for clients relating to NPI issues.

Communicate all progress on NPI issues to the team using strong visual management, To ensure NPI has integrated work instructions for every stage of manufacturing with internal approvals from works manager and quality manager.

To co-ordinate foundry NPI up to the point of release to customers by quality department to ensure low scrap, efficiency in labour, best possible work flow etc.

The person required will have experience of new product implementation and have knowledge of foundry principles. They will have an understanding and knowledge of ductile iron and GI castings. Proven track record of implementing new products to the castings industry effectively.

The person required will be a good communicator internally and externally at all levels and have a "can do" attitude. They will also be computer literate and strong Microsoft Office skills.

The company are a friendly organisation that offers an excellent working environment