Part of an international manufacturing group, this organisation produce high volume components for the automotive industry. As a production engineer, the primary purpose of the role is to provided support on new product introduction, Kaizen projects and engineering support on continuous improvement projects.
Machining Process Engineer
Location: West Midlands; commutable from Birmingham, Dudley, Kidderminster, Bromsgrove, Halesowen
Salary: £35,000 - £37,000 per annum
Main duties and responsibilities:
O Maintain and improve process settings to ensure product quality is sustained at an acceptable level
O Determine sequences, procedures and timing of operations
O Selecting and purchasing manufacturing equipment, jigs and tools
O Deciding for quality assurance by control items and by control equipment
O Completing all relevant records both paper and electronic to enable analysis of fault types downtime and costs
O Run PLC controls - both troubleshooting and continuous improvement projects, when required
Knowledge and experience required:
O You will already have a proven track record working as a Manufacturing Engineer, Process Engineer, or Production Engineer working with a high volume, mass production manufacturing facility. O Experience within an automotive manufacturer would be highly advantageous but not essential.
O Time served apprenticeship/ HND/Degree in an Engineering related subject
O Demonstrable experience in any of the following - hydraulic and pneumatics, mechanical drives and systems, electrical control systems, PLC's, Robots, Welding equipment or press tooling
O Experience of automated welding assembly/production would be considered highly advantageous
O Any experience with Mitsubishi PLC systems is highly advantageous, but not essential if competent with other PLC software packages.
O Previous experience or an understanding of DFMEA/PFMEA procedures
O Previous experience or an understanding of Tooling "buyoff"
O Able to demonstrate Kaizen project results in terms of cost, quality, H&S and environment improvements.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experience process engineer to be part of a international business with modern high quality production facility. In return our client is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation.
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