Manufacturing Process Engineer

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment
Location
Bradford
Salary
£30000 - £40000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am currently working with a well known Automotive company based in Bradford to assist in finding them a Process Engineer.

The salary for the role is between £30,000 - £40,000pa dependent upon experience.

The purpose of the role is to:

- Develop and introduce new manufacturing processes, equipment and facilities in order to increase capacity and throughput.
- To support, develop and improve current manufacturing processes, equipment and facilities.
- To support the introduction of new products to ensure that manufacturing processes, equipment and facilities are capable of and effective in the delivery of required outputs.
- To support the development of a modern CI and lean manufacturing culture within the organisation.

Key responsibilities:

For new & current processes:

- Understand, define and specify requirements.
- Identify and assess potential suppliers.
- negotiate and agree costs within budget targets.
- Develop capital expenditure requests and plans.
- manage successful implementation.

For new product introductions:

- Understand and assess the requirements for the new or improved manufacturing processes, equipment and facilities.
- Develop and implement plans that deliver these requirements on time and within budget targets.

The right person for the role will have:

- Degree or HNC in relevant engineering discipline.
- At least 5 years relevant experience including:
- Excellent manufacturing experience
- Proven project management capability.
- Demonstrated lean manufacturing and continuous improvement application.
- Team working.
- Structured problem solving.
- Proficient with AutoCad or similar drafting package.

If you feel the role is of interest, please apply now