Composite Engineer

Recruiter
Baxter Hall Recruitment Limited
Location
Brampton, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Jun 2019
Closes
27 Jun 2019
Ref
1185444983
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking to recruit a Composite Engineer for our customer in Cambridgeshire. The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing new materials, technologies and processes to deliver solutions to a variety of customers, as well as supporting day to day production needs.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in a composites manufacturing environment, recent knowledge of fibre reinforced composite materials and thermoplastics.

Responsibilities:
  • Development and introduction of new materials, processes and technologies
  • Conduct and coordinate the technical tasks associated with the smooth introduction of new projects and programmes.
  • Ensuring all the necessary jigs, fixtures and tooling are approved and in place at the start of prototyping / production
  • Customer interface and key contact for external parties, interpreting and communicating customer requirements to internal stakeholders
  • Creation and maintenance of BOM and Routes, work instructions and method documents including specific layup documentation.
  • Understanding and experience of continuous improvement methodologies such as Lean manufacturing/Kaizen to implement safety, quality and productivity improvements
  • Technical support and improvement of manufacturing processes, equipment and cell layouts
  • To support cross-functional activities associated with quality and customer concerns - design requirements, product validation, product packaging requirements
  • Experienced with root cause analysis, process and value stream mapping and PFMEA's.
  • Ability to ensure all processes comply with relevant Quality, Industry and Health and Safety Standards

·Consult and coordinate with the Production, Engineering and Quality Departments.

·Support the process of costing and quoting specific customer enquiries, as and when requested

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