Process Engineer

Anew South West
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Process Engineer

Permanent role in Plymouth to join a busy moulding manufacturing company.

Job Role:

Reporting to the Technical Manager, the successful candidate will provide technical moulding resource by undertaking all mould trials for new and existing products. Take ownership of tooling repairs and modifications, liaising with suppliers to determine costs and requirements and providing detailed information to the Technical Manager in order to raise quotations and manage costs.


? Raising sample requests and coordinating with the Project Engineer and Planner to ensure trials are carried out within the specified time.
? Maintain sample records including adequate logging of retained samples and completion of correct documentation.
? Coordinate with the Quality Engineer to ensure samples are of adequate standards.
? Work with Tooling Maintenance Engineer to coordinate ?non-chargeable? repairs.
? Liaise with sub-contract toolmakers to coordinate ?chargeable? repairs and modifications.
? Provide troubleshooting to the mould shop in response to Technical Support Requests.
? Support with team events including 8D and APQP reviews.
? Assist in providing automated solutions throughout the mould shop processes to improve labour efficiencies.
? Assist Technical Manager with design for manufacture, material selection, tool design and fault rectification through process, tooling or design alterations.

Skills / Experience Required:

? Experience working in a busy mould shop where press time is at a premium and resource is limited.
? Ability to undertake own tool changes and a fully ?hands-on? approach.
? Providing automated solutions to improve process efficiencies.

Job Ref: AN6518
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