Process Engineer

Saint Gobain
Robertsbridge, UK
07 Aug 2019
06 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile? Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? - The key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Process/Quality Engineer opportunity.

This role is working with our British Gypsum brand who are a leading manufacturer of plaster produces. This site produces a mind boggling 32 million square metres of plasterboard per annum and supplies to over 3500 approved stockists UK wide.

Due to our continued growth we need an experienced Process Engineer to join us. As Process Engineer you will play a leading part in developing and sustaining manufacturing processes to meet or exceed the technical requirements of our clients while achieving quality, throughput and cost objectives.

Your day to day duties will include;

  • Investigate non-compliances raised by customers and produce counter measures to reduce future issues
  • Lead on Continuous Improvement projects
  • Coordinate and carry out lab testing and trials on materials
  • Formulate procedures for new product manufacturing
  • Maintain and update the Quality System ensuring all changes have supporting documentation and are audit ready.

What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?

In order to be successful in this role, you should have;

  • A Chemical or Engineering degree
  • Previous knowledge of working in a similar role within a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent QA knowledge
  • Previous experience of arranging and coordinating lab trials and testing
  • High levels of analytical skills
  • The ability to produce accurate reports
  • Great organisational skills
  • Excellent IT/System skills

Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first - the production of glass on an industrial scale we have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employs 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of our well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.

You are applying to work with British Gypsum, this is one of 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to 'Create great living places and improve people's daily life'. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.

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