Brighton, East Sussex
£43000 - £53000 per annum
9 months ago
Senior / Principal Process / Launch Engineer - NPI
Salary: Up to £53,000
Are you interested in working for a market leading global Automotive , Engineering and environmental consultancy? If so, please read on!
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone that wants to apply their Process Engineering experience and knowledge in a dynamic hands on manufacturing environment.
Responsible for supporting Processes and Procedures associated with Assembly from concept to series production
Design, development, and maintenance of manufacturing processes for current and future programmes
DFA, DFM, Build Process, Process Control plan, PFMEA's, Risk Assessments/Safety Systems & Launch Readiness
Support specification and design of equipment layouts and material flows
Requisitioning (including specification, procurement, commissioning, installation, and validation) of new and modified tooling and equipment required for assembly.
Support the production team during Industrialisation phases to improve production quality and efficiency.
Support of Prototype builds in line with project delivery requirements, including early validation of production processes and tooling.
Experience and Personal Attributes:
Experience of NPI and/or Process Engineering or a similar role where skills can be transferred into the objectives described above, preferably gained within the automotive sector.
Knowledge of automotive technology and product development.
Hands-on experience of lean manufacturing
Preferably experience with various manufacturing processes and components deployed in Assembly & Quality Gates
Understanding of relevant manufacturing methods and detailed drawing dimensioning
Knowledge of cost estimating
Demonstratable knowledge in manufacturing processes and documentation including: DFMEA, PFMEA, Control Plans, GRR and equipment handover
Understanding in SQA including APQP and PPAP ( ISO9001 , ISO14000 , IATF16949 )
Excellent problem-solving skills (8D)
A good communicator with intercultural and interpersonal skills together with the ability to communicate and present effectively to suppliers and clients at all levels
Engineering degree or equivalent experience
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