7915- Manufacturing Process Engineer

Recruiter
Grafters Recruitment Consultants Ltd
Location
Hastings, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Aug 2019
Closes
29 Aug 2019
Ref
1240288878
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
7915- Manufacturing Process Engineer

Purpose of Position

In an Electro/ Mechanical environment, the Manufacturing Process Engineer is to lead Continuous Improvements efforts at a process level to reduce defects, improve yields and ensure product flow efficiently through the shop floor.

Responsibilities

* Lead 'Lean and Continuous Improvement' initiatives throughout Manufacturing.

* Lead the evaluation and improvement of process efficiencies, to reduce product cost and improved product quality and reliability.

* Develop and implement process efficiency measurements and tracking methodology using metric to make target graphs from shop floor data

* Lead efforts to identify root causes of failures and sub-standard performance, and improve efficiency.

* Support development of short- and long-term action plans to remedy root causes and improve efficiency.

* Support process compliance to industry standards, Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions.

* Support on-going production activities to ensure we continue to meet customer requirements.

* Identify gaps in current capabilities and support evaluation of potential solutions to fill needs

* Support workflow layout, fixtures & tooling, raising final work instructions and leading the resolution of technical and manufacturing issues.

* Accurately and efficiently, work on multiple projects. Train operators on processes and work instructions

Required Skills & Abilities

* To be well organised & disciplined

* Ability to follow and give instruction (both written and verbal)

* Excellent communication skills

* Ability to work within a team

* An understanding of 'Lean Principles'

* To be able to work within a 5S environment

* Be able to communicate at all levels across the wider business

Education/Experience

Essential

* Experience in Circuit Card Assembly and modern manufacturing processes, with a proven record of process improvements.

* Expert with formal training in the use and deployment of Lean Toolsets.

* Proficient with MS Office toolsets

Desirable

* Familiar with Manufacturing Execution Systems would be beneficial.

* Familiar with IPC-A-610C.

* HND or above in Mechanical/ Electronics/ Electrical / Industrial / others related Engineering disciplinary.

We endeavour to reply to all applications, however, if you haven`t heard from us within 7 days, you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements placed by Grafters Recruitment Consultants / Grafters Accountancy Personnel

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