Manufacturing Process Engineer

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Recruiter
Close Resource Management Ltd
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
£35500 - £40500/annum £35500 TO £40500 PER ANNUM
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, an international automotive business, is now looking to recruit an experienced Manufacturing Process Engineer to join their team!

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE MUST HAVE EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE OF LAUNCHING PRODUCTS IN TO MANUFACTURE, AND TAKING OWNERSHIP THROUGHOUT.

Main purpose:

Develop, configure and optimize industrial processes from inception through to start up and certification.

Key Responsibilities:

• Resolution of technical issues relating to your area of responsibility.
• Develop best practices, routines and innovative solutions to improve production rates and quality of output.
• To develop / improve manufacturing processes & quality control measures.
• To proactively manage continuous improvement of the plant and process to ensure cost, quality and output targets are achieved.
• Actively support and/or run continuous improvement activities in the manufacturing area.
• To manage changes through the recognised change process to support business unit KPI's.
• To work with suppliers to improve process and ensure that their activities comply with SMT’s requirements.
• Review and maintain MRP/ERP data.
• To ensure safe working practices are in place, documented and adhered to utilising PFMEA's, documentation, training, risk assessments and auditing of personnel.
• Introduce new products / processes into production through in-depth involvement with PLM to ensure they are robust and repeatable.
• Perform Risk Assessments
• Maintain and strive to improve housekeeping standards through the use of the 5S approach
• Seek out opportunities for cost reduction and champion the implementation of such measures.
Responsible for the implementation of TPM and OEE to improve efficiency and productivity.
• Training of process / manufacturing employees and operatives in new equipment and new processes.

Experience and Qualifications:

• Degree in Engineering, HNC/HND or relevant experience.
• Experience of Process / Production engineering in a manufacturing environment.
• Ability to understand and deploy process control techniques.
• T.M.S or M.T.M work measurement.
• Cad or AutoCad
• Excellent PC skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and Project.
• Be aware or familiar with modern process / manufacturing philosophies.
• Ability to manage projects in a manufacturing environment.
• Able to perform research and/or process development and/or product development in a manufacturing environment.
• Ability to conduct supplier development and support and conduct supplier audits.
• Able to effectively manage workload and prioritise workload.
• Able to create and manage process development and other project plans.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Able to work inclusively in a team environment.
• Demonstrable problem solving skills.
• Meticulous, with excellent attention to detail