7915- Manufacturing Process Engineer

Grafters Recruitment Consultants Ltd
Hastings, UK
21 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
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.


* 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



* 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


* 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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