Continuous Improvement Engineer

Consilium Group Limited
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A FTSE 250 listed Manufacturing business dealing within the Automotive, Aerospace and Medical industries is looking to recruit a Continuous Improvement Engineer. The role is varied and heavily focuses on project work. The ideal candidate will have a degree and experience in 'high-end' low volume manufacturing.

Commutable from: Coventry, Daventry, Northampton, Leamington Spa

Salary: Up to £ 40,000 p.a. + Bonus + Pension

Suitable for: Project Engineer, Industrial Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, CI Engineer

The Role

The Continuous Improvement Engineer role is responsible for executing and co-ordinating a range of projects to deliver marginal cost saving. Driving process improvement, cost reductions, and improving the overall customer experience for customers. The Continuous Improvement Engineer will act as the project lead for agreed Projects and provide cross-functional conduit to ensure action items are completed accurately and in a timely manner to ensure project success. The Continuous Improvement Engineer has essential functions in the Europe business unit: Project Management Execution, Continuous Improvement (CI) Training / Project Initiatives, identifying and sharing Best Practice and developing Lean C.I. culture across the Europe business platform.

The Person

Ideally have 3 - 5 years of industrial experience within a manufacturing Company
Project management experience including management of multiple Projects
Degree in Operations / Engineering / Material Science or other related field would be advantageous
Expert level MS Office skills (excel/power point), Project management software
Experience of managing multi-site projects desirable
Lean manufacturing experience in a technical environment are highly desirable
Continuous Improvement mindset essential
Formal lean & / or Six Sigma training preferable or a willingness to undergo suitable training
Strategic business acumen, financial project management diversity, and planning ability
Experience of influencing cross functional teams and motivating co-workers
Excellent communication skills that focus on clarity and simplicity, both written and oral.

To apply to this role, please send an updated CV to James Sloane

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Established in 2001, Consilium Group is an award winning technical through to executive recruitment consultancy that partners world class Automotive, Aerospace, Energy, and Manufacturing & Engineering organisations worldwide.

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