Continuous Improvement Engineer

Blackfield Associates
£38k pa
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Continuous Improvement Engineer - Merseyside - Permanent - £38,000 We are pleased to offer an exceptional opportunity for a Continuous Improvement/Reliability Engineer to join a blue chip FMCG client based in NW England. The CI/Reliability Engineer will be focused on improving OEE across their area which will be achieved through effective team coaching and utilising world class manufacturing tools. Key Responsibilities Include: Perform 5S audit according to schedule and implement improvements. Ensure breakdown analysis is undertaken for component/machinery failures, implementing countermeasures to eliminate root cause. Review KPI's and conduct gap analysis for improvement plans. Lead technical preventative maintenance as required. Maintain effective communication channel with shift engineers regarding details of breakdowns, losses, breakdown analysis reports, improvements etc. Apply equipment ranking to prioritise planned maintenance. Lead improvement activities to improve efficiency, reduce cost and support operators with completing kaizens as required. Complete a cost analysis to ensure improvements are cost effective prior to implementing. Candidate Requirements: Experience gained within the FMCG industry is essential. Time served apprentice trained engineer qualified to NVQ Level 3 or above. Multi Skilled Engineer with an Electrical Bias. Knowledge of Siemens PLC. Able to demonstrate knowledge of lean manufacturing/CI principles such as 5s and RCA. First class communication, time management and organisation skills. In return our client is offering a highly rewarding working environment and excellent benefits including 25 days holiday, Pension Scheme and Private Medical. For further information please apply or contact Gary Crawley, Blackfield Associates on ************** STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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