Lead Process Development Engineer

CMD Recruitment
£32000 - £38000/annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client manufacture automotive parts for many of the world largest OEM's, and are a global company with various locations throughout the world.

They are looking to recruit a Lead Process Development Engineer reporting into the NPI Team Leader.

Key duties will include:

* To support the introduction of new processes & equipment into manufacture
* To introduce world class manufacturing equipment and technologies specifically related to assembly i.e. crimping, roll forming and evacuation & fill processes
* To lead and develop continuous improvement activities on existing processes
* Specify, design, and validate new manufacturing processes, equipment and automated assembly cells
* Develop SOR's and liaise with external suppliers and internal departments for supplier selection
* Design and validate assembly tooling, jigs and fixtures
* Support of multi discipline teams for new product designs from prototype through to production

Skills/Experience Required

* Lean manufacturing experience
* Hands on experience within Production Engineering/Design Engineering or Process Engineering
* Experience of leading NPI projects
* Ideally degree qualified or equivalent engineering/technical discipline
* Experience within Medium/High volume manufacturing environments - Automotive experience would be a bonus

In return my client offer a competitive salary package and benefits