Process Engineer

TXM Recruit
£35000 - £45000/annum
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Process Engineer - Rapidly Expanding Manufacturing Company

Main Responsibilities
 Improve efficiency and throughput by reducing cycle time and work in progress.
 Ensuring process capability in conjunction with the local quality engineer.
 Support and contribute to the introduction of process control and generation of the foundational documents such as process maps, Cause & Effect Matrix, PFMEA’s, Control Plans and Control Charts.
 Monitor and manage processes via implemented process controls.
 Reduce process waste.
 Reduce change over times.
 Reviewing and generating work instructions and standard operating procedures.
 Generate, coordinate and report on trials to develop the processes.
 Work closely with the Technical department developing new product and processes.
 Support New Product Introduction projects.
 Support New Plant Introduction projects.
 Assist in operator training were required.

Experience and Skills:
 Proven experience preferred over education.
 Minimum 5 years’ experience in role (preferred)
 Strong problem solving ability – Root cause analysis, Design of Experiments etc.
 Statistical analysis
 Knowledge of lean manufacturing, principles and tools
 Ability to self-manage
 Customer focused
 Ability to work as part of a team or individually
 Ability to read engineering drawings and understand geometric tolerances
 Ability to complete risk assessments
 PC Skills – MS Office, Minitab (or similar)
 6 Sigma (preferred)
 Project management (preferred)
 New plant introduction experience (preferred)
 New product introduction experience (preferred)
 Process modelling / simulation (preferred)
 Minimum HNC / HND, degree preferred