Process Engineer - Manufacturing and Logistics

Recruiter
Bluefin Recruitment Ltd
Location
Derby
Salary
£35000 - £37000/annum + Benefits
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Bluefin are working with a prestigious multi-national client based in the East Midlands who are currently looking for a Process Engineer – Manufacturing and Logistics.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation of performance improvement projects on both my client’s and customer sites. You will support operations in driving lean manufacturing and logistics methods within the business focused on best practice and leading process improvement initiatives.

Main Objectives

• Working with operational teams, put in place operational performance tools including process mapping, waste reduction and problem solving techniques, visual management and compare to proven lean manufacturing and logistics operations
• SEED implementation coordinator (Global Programme) which aims to improve and develop sustainable performance for all Group entities
• Delivery and facilitation of Lean training to share best practice
• Facilitate the implementation of agreed action plans
• Prioritise, schedule and delegate tasks to ensure project delivery
• Measure the effectiveness of improvements made and any cost savings
• Review site layout and propose improvements
• Carry out or ensure the launch of the re-engineering projects and track their progress
• Perform data extractions for creation of indicators, reporting etc.
General and Technical knowledge

• Knowledge of and a proven track record in implementing lean manufacturing and logistics processes is essential
• Hands on
• Excellent communication skills
• Experience in coaching and mentoring in the delivery of Lean
• Knowledge of operational supply chain flows is essential
• ERP/MRP and WMS system knowledge and experience is desirable
• Firm understanding of Lean philosophy, methodology and implementation
• Have the ability to manage projects and drive required changes to improve productivity and performance
• Be of an inquisitive nature, open minded and able to work on your own initiative

A Full Driving Licence is essential.

If this role sounds like a good fit please send a copy of your CV to Rob Atkins at Bluefin Recruitment for immediate consideration. If you would like to have a confidential chat about the role please do not hesitate to contact Rob. Bluefin Recruitment is operating as an employment agency with regards to this position