Manufacturing Process Engineer - 12 MONTH FTC

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  • Location:

    Newport, Wales

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent bens.

  • Contact:

    Sam Bason

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Manufacturing Process Engineer

  • Initial 12 month fixed term contract - Project length 3 years

  • Based in Glascoed, South Wales

  • £30,000 - £35,000

As a Manufacturing Process Engineer, you will review, develop and improve manufacturing processes and facilities to meet project and production requirements. You will lead design of efficient manufacturing systems taking into consideration factors such as process safety, process flow, logistics, inventories and lead times.

This role will provide you with a unique opportunity to join a tight knit team who truly are on a journey to improve this niche business

Your main responsibilities include

  • Developing and improving manufacturing processes, including PFMEA (Process Failure Modes and Effects Analysis), Process Control Plans and Process Flow

  • Leading and supporting activities such as process review, safe systems of work, and capability studies to demonstrate process and product safety

  • Supporting capital acquisition, capacity, capability planning and engineering proposals, estimating costs to implement product and process safety improvements, and to improve operational efficiency

  • Compiling, reviewing and continuously improving Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

  • Liaising with the Human Factors team to ensure that Safety Critical Tasks are identified through the Risk Assessment process, that subsequent controls are implemented and documented in the process SOPs

  • Planning and designing methods to improve efficiency and product quality by utilising CI tools and working as a member of a cross functional team

Your skills and qualifications as a Manufacturing Process Engineer:

  • HNC or equivalent qualification or experience in Mechanical/Manufacturing/Electrical/Electronics/Chemical Engineering

  • Experience developing and improving manufacturing processes

  • Understanding of PFMEA (Process Failure Modes and Effects Analysis), Process Control Plans and Process Flow

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, flexible working hours, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan