Process Engineer

Jenrick Engineering
£36000 - £38000/annum
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A globally successful Automotive company, are looking NOW for an experienced Process Engineer to join their team, responsible for maintaining production processes, machine outputs and optimise equipment inline with KPI`s.  You will come from an automotive machine shop background, prepared to work Monday to Friday, 3 shift rotation (6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am).  In return, they offer a salary of £38.5K including shift allowance, working 37.5 hours per week, plus pension, 25 days holiday plus stats etc.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, then please “apply now” via the job board as we are shortlisting for interview immediately.

The Company:-

- Well established company with sites in the US, Asia and Europe
- Specialise in providing Automotive Interior and Exterior Systems
- One of the largest automotive interior component companies, supplying globally the Automotive Sector

Job Duties:-

- Ensure adherence to all Health & Safety procedures.  Be proactive in the raising of potential H&S issues and the development of personal safety awareness.
- Fully understand and ensure procedural adherence to all company business operating systems.
- Develop best practice methodology and procedures in line with SMED, 5s Kaizen methods and train Shift personal accordingly.
- Monitor tool change time progress and set improvement plans in place to meet set objectives.
- Maintain standard process setting data for use in the SMS database. Ensure all processes are standardised and maintained in accordance with the data.
- Analyse OEE data against site targets and manage improvement plans with respect to performance, availability and process scrap.
- Develop and manage improvement plans with respect to weight reduction, cycle time reduction and labour efficiency.
- Actively explore new process technology for suitability to the business.
- Attend relevant internal and external trial activities for New Product Introduction.
- Develop and implement process layouts considering best practice in lean manufacturing.
- Maintain and up-date process equipment specifications and ensure wherever possible the standardisation of equipment configuration.
- Co-ordinate and implement actions, as a result of trials and customer requests internal problem follow-up sheets and customer ECR`s.
- Completion of all relevant paperwork to allow support functions to operate

The Suitable Candidate:-

- Experienced Process Engineer from an Automotive Machining background
- Degree qualified or equivalent within an Engineering Manufacturing subject
- Experience of setting machinery, tool changes and the manufacturing Processes
- Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing methodologies is advantageous
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to liaise with all levels of staff

Jenrick Engineering always has a wide range of contract and permanent engineering jobs available within the UK