Process Engineer

Randstad Employment Bureau
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title Process Engineer
Department Operations
Responsible to Operations Manager

Main Purpose of the Job

To provide a technical support function to the Print & Lamination Departments.


Internal - The appointee will be required to build strong working relationships across all functions including the Operations team, Shift Leaders and the Quality team.
External - the appointee will be required to liaise with engineering suppliers and engineering contractors.

Principal Accountabilities
To provide technical support to the Print department, working closely with the CI/Engineering Manager and the Operations team.
To work alongside the Operations team to develop and document best practice for Production and to support the CI agenda and engineering activities during PPM along with supporting the daily communication process.

The role will comprise of, but will not be limited to the following objectives:
* Support the development of the other engineers in their knowledge of the Print department
* Support effective PPM schedule for equipment in the Print/Lamination departments
* Develop an escalation programme for reactive breakdowns, covering internal to external resource for all equipment within print
* Actively participate in breakdown, maintenance and improvement activity in the department
* Assess where possible new technology and equipment to improve the plant and processes
* Participate in project work on site-wide installations
* Participate in site-wide risk assessment role

Education, Qualifications & Experience
* HND in mechanical/electrical engineering or equivalent
* Minimum two (2) years work experience required in manufacturing environment.
* Health & Safety awareness
* Strong team player
* Ability to coach and develop others
* Excellent IT skills including sound knowledge of Excel and CAD
* Good communication skills (written & verbal) at all levels of the organisation
* Self motivated

Key Behavioural Traits For Success:

* Creativity & Innovation: Able to generate creative ideas to solve problems and improve work methods; independently apply professional expertise in ways that are unique or innovative; collaborate with team members to brainstorm creative approaches; rethink situations to create new opportunities or overcome obstacles.
* Flexibility & Achieving Change: Able to positively deal with changes that affect job requirements; adapt to shifting priorities in response to the needs of internal and external customers; quickly recognise situations/conditions where change is needed; work to clarify situations where information, instructions, or objectives are ambiguous; support organisational change.
* Problem Solving & Analysis: Able to gather appropriate data and diagnose the cause of a problem before taking action; separate causes from symptoms; apply lessons learned from others who encountered similar problems or challenges; anticipate problems and develop contingency plans to deal with them; develop and evaluate alternative courses of action.
* Technical/Functional Expertise: Able to demonstrate mastery of the technical/functional skills necessary for performing own job.
* Organisation & Time Management: Highly organised and able to manage multiple projects and associated tasks successfully.

Environmental Competences
* Occupational Health Safety and Environment (OHSE) Induction
* Awareness and understanding of waste management
* Awareness and Understanding of Environmental Permits

Hygiene Competences
* Yearly Hygiene Refresher Training

Health & Safety Competences
* Successfully completed tool box awareness training for safe use of DSE.
* Successfully completed tool box training for Company PPE Policy
* Successfully completed tool box training for sharps policy
* Successfully completed tool box training for Fire Hazards Control and Control measures.
* Successfully completed tool box training for manual handling.

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