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Production & NPI Engineer
Herne Bay
£20000 - £28000 per annum + Bens
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Jane Hardy

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Updated: Mon, Jan 07, 2019 10:25 AM

Production & NPI Engineer
£20,000 – £28,000/pa depending on experience
Herne Bay, Kent

Do you have at least 2 year’s experience within a Production Engineering or Manufacturing support role?

Are you qualified with a Degree in Engineering or Manufacturing with experience in the use of 3D CAD software?

If your answer is yes, then I would be keen to speak to you to discuss this opportunity further!

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Production Engineer to join a leading manufacturer in East Kent.

Role Responsibilities include;

* Process Certification (ProCert) ensuring that all design critical characteristics are controlled and verified during the manufacturing process.
* Leading process risk analysis activities and implementing control actions as required.
* Provide root cause analysis of reoccurring issues and the implementation of corrective and preventative measures.
* Establish and champion a culture of lean manufacturing that engages all staff and to identify improvement opportunities.
* Taking a lead role in the Design Review process such that design for manufacture process is incorporated into the product design process.
* Develop strong working relationships with Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality and Vendors.
* Assist in the creation of manufacturing assembly system and test plans from detailed engineering specifications.
* Fostering strong working relationships with colleagues in associated departments.
* Monitoring and analysis of control charts to ensure processes are in control.

About You;

The successful candidate should have related experience with project management and a working knowledge of inter-department responsibility and functionality including but not limited to Sales, Product line Management, Design, Operations and Customer Care.

* At least 2 years’ experience within a Production Engineering or Manufacturing Support role.
* Professionally qualified with a Degree in an Engineering or Manufacturing discipline.
* Experience of working in a modern product development and manufacturing environment.
* Experience in the use of 3D CAD software.
* Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvements.
* Working knowledge of current ERP software desirable but not essential.
* Working knowledge of Quality Assurance, Configuration and Process Controls.

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