Process Technician


  • £27000 - £32000 per annum
  • Telford
  • Posted: 11/10/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025420331

Job Details

Part of a major international group, this organisation has recently built a new manufacturing facility' to produce complex high value components for the automotive industry. As a Process Technician your role will be to oversee and lead improvement activity for the High Pressure Die Casting manufacturing cells within a brand new production facility.
If you have skills within Castings, Injection Moulding, Stampings in a fast paced environment - this could be a good role for you. 
Massive investment in you will be provided. 

Process Technician 
Salary: Excellent salary, shift allowance and benefits
Location: Telford, Shropshire

Shift based ( 6-2, 2-10, 10-6)

Reporting to the Process Engineering Manager, the role of Process Technician  will be responsible for maintaining the die casting machine process and contributing to continuous improvement activities.
Actively present on the shop floor, you will provide technical support on all production process related issues.
o Support the Die / Tool Change Team to stabilising the process during and after tooling changes, this will involve robot set-ups, HPDC/Thermo control/Vacuum control programme management
o Support the Production team on process related challenges
o Daily dialogue with the Production Team to ensure the processes meet the delivery objectives.
o Maintaining process documentation – daily process audits, process settings sheets, standard work instructions
o Develop and implement process improvement strategies through OEE improvements Cost Avoidance projects & scrap reduction activities.
o Investigate, troubleshoot & resolve – root cause analysis

Knowledge and experience:
In the role of Process Technician you will already have previous foundry and casting experience ideally but people from Injection Moulding, Stampings or Presswork (heavier engineering background) 
o HND/HNC - Apprenticeship trained as a minimum for this role
o Process audit  & root cause analysis experience with a demonstrated analytical approach to problem solving
o Willing to work on a rotating three shift basis ( 6-2, 2-10, 10-6) and occasional travel oversees for training
o You will have to show the willing and capacity to develop & the ability to learn new skills 
o Experience in fast paced manufacturing environment 

 The opportunity:
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Process Technician or Setter Operator in a heavier engineering background to be part of a relatively new venture, on a green field factory development that has received huge investment in capital equipment and facilities. Most importantly there will be huge investment in you to understand their unique processes.  

In return for the Process Technician our client is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package including contributary pension scheme, death in service, critical illness schemes, eemployee assistance programme, onsite car parking, 25 days holiday,  canteen facilities, excellent training and development opportunities. Relocation assistance is potentially available for the right candidate. Above all this is an opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the modern organisation who are continuing to invest in modern machinery and infrastructure.
Apply on-line or call Sandeep Dhillon for a confidential discussion technical-network.co.uk
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