Process Engineer - Electronics

Recruiter
Dilectus Recruitment Solutions
Location
Southampton
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum Great Benefits & Bonus
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PROCESS ENGINEER (SOUTHAMPTON): £30-35K BASIC PLUS EXCELLENT BENEFITS. WORLD LEADING GLOBAL MULTINATIONAL SUPPLYING SPECIALIST PRODUCTS AND SERVICES TO THE DEFENCE AND AEROSPACE INDUSTRIES.

The Client

Our client is quite simply a world leader in engineering, development and service to the Defence and Aerospace industries. With a presence in over 200 countries around the globe and nearly 50,000 employees worldwide they are at the leading edge of technology in their fields.

Job Description

As a member of the growing Production Engineering group you will carry out activities such as: production support; design for manufacture and new product introduction; process development and improvement activities. You will be able to demonstrate good technical knowledge and a practical "hands on skill set" along with core engineering skills including data analysis, problem solving and continuous improvement. Processes supported by the team include vacuum brazing, laser welding,

precision alignment, adhesive bonding, pressure bonding, mechanical assembly and associated metrology techniques.

Key Responsibility Areas

- Ensure a safe working environment and safe, environmentally sound, processes.
- Solve day to day manufacturing problems and resolve production stops in a timely manner.
- Update documentation and train manufacturing staff in new techniques.
- Monitor performance of manufacturing cells by using production data such as yield, cycle time, touch time and process capability metrics and use that data to target improvement activity.
- Report and communicate to all levels of the organisation in an appropriate manner.
- Identify, plan and implement innovative process improvements using a data based approach to justify changes.
- Improve theefficiency of manufacturing cells by utilising lean manufacturing and six sigma techniques.
- Ensure work complies with the Quality Management System, and regulatory and legal requirements

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

- Good “hands on” engineer with experience of manufacturing mechanical, electronic or electromechanical assemblies (probably from microelectronics, optical packaging, medical, automotive or defence industries)
- Technical background – HNC or higher in an Engineering related subject or equivalent relevant experience
- Lean manufacturing and six sigma techniques, DFMEA, SPC, failure analysis, root cause analysis
- Good skills with Microsoft Office, familiar with Minitab or similar statistical analysis and ERP system such as SAP Customer focus
- Adaptable and comfortable in a dynamic and changing environment

Is This You?

Do you want to work for a world leading, technologically innovative company with an outstanding reputation? If you have the skills described above then do not delay, send your application to us and we will be in touch within 24 hours to discuss the vacancy further