Process Engineer

Network Recruitment Partnership
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
As part of a truly major player in European Manufacturing; this organisation is looking for a Process Engineer (Plastics) with working knowledge & experience in Blown Film Extrusion.

Your role will be to provide technical support to all things production & engineering, reporting into the Technical Manager.
An essential skill for this position is a strong understanding of Blown Film Extrusion.

Position: Process Engineer (plastics) with working knowledge & experience in Blown Film Extrusion.
Salary: up to £40,000 + excellent benefits
Location: Shropshire

Main duties and responsibilities:
o Amendments if required to the Blown Film Extrusion Process
o Responsibility for raw materials and their composition in line with Customer specifications
o To be actively involved in the NPI side of the business.
o Monitoring of the process to ensure machines and equipment are operated to optimize performance, maintain production and maximise yields
o Lead and participate in Continuous Improvement activity

Knowledge and Education
The successful Process Engineer will already have several years experience working as a Production Engineer or Process Engineer working with a company that operates the Blown Film Extrusion Process & in a high volume polymer or plastic manufacturing environment
o Essential knowledge of Blown Film Extrusion
o Experience in scrap / defect reduction
o Able to perform and analyse capability studies
o Ability to understand and implement process control in manufacturing
o Highly numerate with good analytical skills
o Able to lead cross functional improvement teams
o Desirable to have HNC/HND or equivalent qualification in Polymer or Material Science
The opportunity:
In return for fulfilling the role of Process Engineer my client can offer a generous salary of up to £40,000 plus an excellent benefits package.
Perhaps more importantly this is an opportunity to work for a business where CI initiatives will be fully supported by senior management.
This means you will be free to do your job and deliver real results for this global engineering leader.
To apply for the role of Process Engineer click the link or call Sandeep at Technical Network for more information.
About Us
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