Project Mechanical Engineer

Recruiter
Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Location
Bardsea
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Project Design role, Mechanical biased. The position is based near Lancaster.

Client Details

Our client is a leading manufacturing company based near Lancaster

Description

  • Commission new equipment and production lines (with support).
  • Develop AutoCAD skills to support the procurement of new tooling, and improved machine design. A good aptitude for engineering drawing is important, CAD skills can be progressed.
  • Follow, analyse and resolve production issues; safety, quality, process, productivity, scrap FPY etc.
  • Lead the management and interpretation of the data logging system (Data Manager Pro).
  • Conduct laboratory testing, and produce test reports.
  • Support tooling procurement and make tooling modifications and improvements as required.
  • Become competent in the design of specific tooling.
  • Initiate developments at the laboratory level and then scale up to production with validation.
  • Contribute to cost reduction through process improvement and or material savings.
  • Participate in and or lead root cause analysis, PFMEA, and focused improvement activities.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Profile

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field, or equivalent.
  • Excellent technical skills
  • Good engineering drawing skills. AutoCAD is a plus, or will be required to learn.
  • Strong problem solving skills and conceptual skills. Analytical data driven approach to solving problems
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills at all levels of the business
  • Highly motivated with evidence of ability to work on own initiative and in a team
  • Strong cooperative decision making, and teamwork skills
  • Good organisational, planning and interpersonal skills

Job Offer

Up to £30,000 plus benefits