Process (Assembly) Engineer

Recruiter
Theo James Recruitment
Location
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Salary
£25000 - £30000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client have an immediate requirement to appoint a Process Engineer whose prime responsibilities will be;
To work closely with the Production Team, Production Operators and the Engineering Maintenance and Technical departments to plan and manage the transfer and implementation of a theoretical concept of a design or new investment into the manufacturing process.
To work closely with the Technical Department in developing quotes for prospective customers by producing robust engineering solutions focused on cost, quality and delivery.
To identify, source and implement system and process improvements that reflect World Class best practice, continuous improvement and supports the lean manufacturing environment. This will involve practical interventions into the process and the provision of support to the Operation and Technical teams utilising World Class tools.

Company
Established and progressive manufacturing company

Role
Process Engineer whose areas of responsibility will include;
The identification and/or generation of all documentation related to the integration of new products into the production environment.
To perform analysis of part design characteristics, specifications and tolerances of parts, manufacturing process design, set up and tooling.
Identification of subsequent changes to manufacturing and assembly drawings as necessary.
Optimisation of processes to meet objectives of lowering cost and/or improving productivity.
Providing assistance in drafting and maintaining engineering and other technical files.
Active promotion of process improvement to ensure compliance to industry standards and regulations and to secure the future business position in the market place.

Experience Required
• A higher level qualification (Degree or HNC) in an engineering discipline linked to a time served background.
• Experience of working within a medium sized manufacturing organisation with implementation experience.
• Jig Design, problem solving and report writing skills.
• Project management experience.
• Process engineering experience.
• Good knowledge of lean tools and techniques (5S, TPM and Kaizen) with implementation experience.
• Quick understanding of complex situations and implementation of corrective actions.
Ability to create AutoCAD drawings and conceive an idea into an AutoCAD
Drawing, Inventor ideally.
• Good knowledge of process control techniques in manufacturing industry