Process Engineer

Recruiter
Platform Resourcing
Location
Pontypool
Posted
17 May 2019
Closes
21 May 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Platform Resourcing Limited are a recruitment agency based in South Wales. We take the time to understand our client and candidates needs so that we are able to help those looking to hire and those looking for work to get the best fit for them.
We are currently working in partnership with a business who work within the automotive manufacturing sector supplying products globally the a number of the major OEM businesses. Our client is looking to take on three Process Engineers. These are a full time permanent contracts and in return you will be offered an excellent salary, and a benefits package which includes holiday's and an autoenrollment contribution pension scheme
Reporting to the Engineering Manager the successful candidate will manage and liaise with alldepartments on process engineering matters. The successful candidate will support productionprocesses and personnel across all production areas providing data driven solutions andimprovements.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • To provide technical support and expertise of manufacturing processes in order to improve performance with regard to quality, output, productivity and cost
  • To assist with the development of and implementation of quality improvements,
  • including the updating and maintenance of FMEA’s, process flows, process control, scrap reduction
  • To action internal and customer quality concerns / containment actions and root cause analysis
  • To ensure the effective management within the production area of process changes,engineering change requests, product revisions and upgrade
  • Ensure effective implementation of new product introduction through TPR trials and approvals
  • To maintain and update all line documentation and procedures in relation to themanufacturing process within the production area
  • To ensure the successful introduction of new plant and equipment
  • Monitor and analyse the production areas output, quality and cycle times
  • Work and comply to quality procedures
  • Ensure the successful design / manufacture / operation / introduction of new processes/ tooling / fixtures / machinery
  • Drive data driven continuous improvement activities
  • Constantly review and investigate industry technology improvements and suggest bestpractice manufacturing and processes where applicable.
Key Competencies:
  • Minimum HNC / HND in Mechanical Engineering
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing processes and quality tools + techniques i.e.
  • VSM’s / 5S / Work Place Organisation / PDCA / Visual Management / Kaizens
  • Understanding of PLC’s (programming skills desirable)
  • Knowledge of Robotics (programming skills desirable)
  • Computer literacy
  • An ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Ability to be self-driven with a flexible approach
  • High level of oral and written communication and ability to act tactfully with all levels of the company, suppliers and customers
  • Understanding of Health and Safety in the workplace
  • Product Handling
  • Good understanding of Engineering, in particular; quality concepts and documentation
  • Good communication and personal skills
  • Responsiveness to unusual customer demands and commitment to overtime at short notice
  • Active contribution to business improvement goals and strategy
  • Ability to act tactfully with customers, suppliers and internal departments
  • Understanding of customer quality requirements
  • Honesty in all matters
  • Reliable
  • Assertive
  • Methodical
  • Be able to seek guidance from the appropriate person, in relation to items which are complex or are unsure of
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Knowledge / understanding of Punch Pressing / Injection Moulding / CNC Trim
  • Programming (Tebis) / Sonic Welding / Pulse Staking (desirable)
The successful candidate will be qualified to HNC or HND level in Mechanical Engineering.
Interested? If the answer is yes, then why not apply today and one of our team will come back to you if you are deemed suitable. If this post is not suitable for your skills set but you are looking for a similar role why not get in contact and we can discuss other possible opportunities. Privacy and General Data Protection Policy By applying for this position, you are giving consent for Platform Resourcing Limited to contact you regarding this vacancy and to discuss potential opportunities that would be seen to be in both parties’ interest for the explicit reason of assisting you to find work. Your details will not be passed on to any prospective employer/s without your prior consent. Platform Resourcing will not share any of your details with any third parties unless deemed suitable by you as the applicant/data subject. The above is a general overview and should not be used as a comprehensive list of Platform Resourcing Limited’s commitments.
You can find more information on how we handle your data please see our Data Protection and General Data Protection Policy within our policies page on our company website. If you have any questions, please call us on 01633 546320 before applying.
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