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Senior Production Process Engineer

  • Role Type
  • Full time

  • Location
  • Shoreham-by-Sea

  • Closing Date
  • 26/06/2019

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for someone wishing to apply their manufacturing experience and knowledge in a dynamic hands-on environment, producing an exciting product. The successful candidate will be rewarded with the opportunity to lead a small team with a broad remit to support the assembly of a very high-performance gasoline engine family.  As a member of our production team you will provide:

 

Management and implementation of assembly process changes and work instruction updates across the range of series production variants.
Specification, procurement and installation of new or replacement facilities and tooling to support the manufacturing processes.
Management of assembly process quality documentation, including PFMEA, Control Plan and SPC.
Facilitation of a Kaizen approach to continuous improvement.
Preventative maintenance and reliability expertise, including liaison with equipment and service providers, breakdown support, calibration and scheduled routine maintenance.
Support production problem resolution workstreams using a standardised process (8D)
Support the product engineering team with Engineering Change Requests.
Support for New Product Introduction activities, including assessment of suitability for production, launch readiness and final approval and handover of responsibilities.

 

 

Person Requirement

Demonstrated ability to lead small teams.
Strong process engineering skills and knowledge with the ability to find innovative solutions.
High personal standards of engineering integrity with the passion and tenacity to achieve a robust solution.
Organised, with an ability to multi-task - able to assess, prioritise and respond with absolute urgency to serious issues, should they arise
Proven experience in planning and delivering tasks on time and to high standard.
Strong communication skills, able to communicate confidently and effectively to a broad audience, both internally and externally.
A self-starter - able to use own initiative and be proactive in issue resolution.
Familiar with safe systems of work, quality management systems and key industry standards such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and IATF16949.

Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent combination of qualifications and experience.