Edinburgh, Central Belt, Scotland
£32000 - £37000 per annum
about 2 years ago
Production Process Engineer
£32k - £37k
Would you like to be responsible for the design, positioning, control and improvement of manufacturing processes for Radar products?
A global leading aerospace and defence organisation are looking to recruit a Production Process Engineer.
As a Production Process Engineer your key responsibilities will include:
+ Support the design, implementation and maintenance of manufacturing processes to ensure successful production, employing appropriate Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma techniques.
+ Provide "Design for Manufacture" support to the Engineering & New Product Introduction teams to ensure products are appropriately designed for manufacturing and test, representing manufacturing at design reviews.
+ Participate in continuous improvement, challenging current manufacturing process capability and performance, to identify opportunities to reduce cost, timescales and variability.
+ Manage own development towards attaining professional standards and registration within the relevant professional body.
Skills and qualifications required:
+ Understands the principles of manufacturing process design.
+ Understands the application of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma techniques, including TPM, SPC and process capability studies (Green Belt preferable).
+ Capable of supporting the development and rollout of new systems / processes within manufacturing process engineering.
+ Capable of effective contribution to "Kaizen" improvement events with the shop floor staff.
+ Proven relevant technical proficiency, either through qualification (HND/Degree), or equivalent experience and knowledge.
+ An understanding of engineering lifecycle processes