Continuous Improvement Engineer

Recruiter
Terry Parris Associates
Location
Shoreham-By-Sea, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
29 Sep 2019
Ref
1224499148
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Continuous Improvement Engineer

LINE MANAGER: Manufacturing Engineering Manager LOCATION: Shoreham-by-Sea

37.50 hours per week between 9:00am and 5:30pm, Monday to Friday inclusive
To £47,000 per annum (depending on experience/qualifications)
20 days per annum, rising to 25 days after 2 years' service,
Company Pension Scheme, Health Scheme (BUPA), Life cover.

Our Client currently have an opening for an enthusiastic Engineer to join our Manufacturing Team based in our new offices located on the south coast.

RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES

* Assist in production operations to drive improvement in manufacturing efficiencies by utilising continuous improvement techniques.

* Be responsible for managing and leading continuous improvement projects, as well as mentoring Green Belts.

* Apply Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma tools and methodology throughout the manufacturing facility and processes.

* Implement tools such as Process Capability.

* Develop DFM, working closely with Design.

* Drive the standardisation of processes and implementation of metrics and best practices.

* Production process development with full documentation support.

* Work with Quality and Test to deliver a robust and cost-effective end to end process.

* Maintain KPI targets in line with business strategy.

* Assist in setting annual operational targets and drive improvements to achieve those targets.

* Identify and implement new technologies, specification of requirements, Capex justification, planning and implementation.

* Provide World Class Manufacturing techniques to support Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

* Six Sigma Black Belt is preferred; however, training would be available to further develop a Green Belt.

* A minimum of 5 years' experience working in a manufacturing/production environment.

* A degree in Manufacturing, Engineering or related discipline is highly desirable.

* Sound knowledge of modern manufacturing methodologies and systems planning.

* Cross-functional business team environment experience preferred

* Proven ability to self-manage and deliver on time to budget.

* Excellent inter-personal skills to build relationship internally and externally.

* Reliable and flexible in their approach.

Salary: to£47k Perm Shoreham-by-Sea Job Ref: 5270TPP

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