Thermal Process Engineer

Recruiter
Wave Advertising Ltd Kinetic Plc
Location
Leeds
Salary
£45k - £50k pa + Company Car
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Thermal Process Engineer
Location: Northern Region (Manchester, Yorkshire & County Durham)
Duration: Permanent
Hours: 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
Salary: Up to 50K + Company Car

Kinetic Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Thermal Process Engineer to join a very well-established and leading global manufacturer to increase the thermal process knowledge capacity across their Northern based factories.

THE ROLE
The role of the Thermal Process Engineer will consist of the following duties:
*To carry out energy assessments on kilns and dryers across the northern factories identifying energy saving opportunities and manage the implementation.
*To optimise the kiln firing process with a view to improving production yield, reducing energy consumption and increasing thermal output capacity.
*Assist the factories by helping to resolve firing and or drying issues in order to minimise loss of production.
*Provide tools and instruments to analyse the thermal process, including data analysis, reports and recommendations.
*Implementation of best practices, introduction of standards to all key elements to ensure that our kilns and dryers are operated to the best level of productivity.
*To maintain and improve the ISO 50001 Energy Management System (EnMS) and coordinate all defined energy, carbon and water related matters for the company including new Policies, implementing standards and providing training to the local teams.


THE CANDIDATE
To be considered for the role of Thermal Process Engineer you will need the following:
*Strong understanding of the heavy clay process (raw materials behaviours, drying and firing mechanisms).
*Extensive kiln and dryer knowledge.
*Basic knowledge and understanding of thermodynamic science.
*Good understanding of mass flow balance.

TO APPLY
If you feel the role of, Thermal Process Engineer is well suited to you, please click on the APPLY button and forward your most up to date CV for consideration.
Kinetic plc is a Recruitment Consultancy with over 30 years of experience of delivering staffing solutions to the engineering, manufacturing and technical industries.
Kinetic plc treats all applications with a high degree of care, we review all submissions and will attempt to contact applicants who match the job profile. Those that do not meet the specification may not be contacted but their CV retained to be considered against future opportunities.

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