Job vacancy - Production Process Engineer

Position: Production Process Engineer
Reference: acsLSep
Location: Newhaven
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum

Production Process Engineer

Production Process Engineer Based in Newhaven.

Key Responsibilities of Production Process Engineer:

  • Improving and maintaining existing production processes, using lean tools to deliver right first-time product to meet a demanding production schedule and customer base.
  • Analyse and eliminate quality and production issues by using the appropriate problem-solving techniques. Facilitating regular Kaizen events using Lean and Six Sigma methodologies to help maintain and promote a culture of continuous improvement throughout the factory.
  • Working on the implementation of factory layout projects to optimise the use of floor space, materials flow, personnel and cell design.
  • Design and source tooling requirements for all manufacturing processes and NPI.
  • Introduce new products into production. Ensuring all NPI milestones are delivered on time most cost-effectively.
  • Identify areas for improvement and produce coherent improvement plans.
  • Carry out studies to establish baseline measurements and use the data to drive the implementation of efficiency savings.

Key Requirements of Production Process Engineer:

  • The ideal candidate will be a graduate, based within Sussex or the local area. Preferably with experience, or a good knowledge of electrical and mechanical engineering, including Lean and Six Sigma production processes.
  • HNC or Degree level qualification in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Proven track record in production engineering.
  • Experience of mechanical assembly and fixtures.
  • Experience gained in the electronics industry or lighting would be an advantage.
  • Must be an excellent problem solver and have proven practical experience using Lean and Six Sigma tools.
  • Excellent IT skills are essential.

ACS are recruiting for a Production Process Engineer. If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Production Process Engineer, please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Production Process Engineer. It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Production Process Engineer with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Production Process Engineer role you desire.