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  • Location: Skelmersdale, WN8 9RA
  • Salary: £33 per hour, Benefits: On site parking and canteen
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Contact: Jane Fletton
  • Contact Email: Jane.Fletton@therecruitment-group.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01509 633633
  • Duration: On going
  • Start Date: 2022-07-24
  • Expiry Date: 17 August 2022
  • Job Ref: J4989
The Recruitment Group are looking for a Production Engineer to join our long standing client based in Skelmersdale, Lancashire.  We are looking for a Production Engineer to support the Production Engineering Department to achieve business plan objectives manufacturing sandpaper and abrasives.
 
Pay:
 
  • £33 per hour
 
Working Hours are:
 
  • 12 to 24 month contract
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Monday to Thursday – 7.50am to 4.45pm / Friday – 7.30am to 12.10pm
 
Duties include:
 
  • Trouble shoot product processes
  • Improvement of projects
  • Document production
  • Provide full support to production manufacturing processes and assist with the development, testing and introduction of new products.
  • Implement and develop key measurables to identify and drive business improvements within the department.
  • Develop and implement significant improvements in department wide processes, procedures and systems.
  • Improve the overall reliability and performance of plant, personnel and production equipment and processes.
  • Assist in the launch of new products and change management within the department.
  • Help with installation and commissioning of new equipment and processes.
  • Maintain and develop the delivery of finished products in line with cost, quality and production schedule requirements.
  • Implement standard operating procedures across all areas of responsibility.
  • Health and Safety awareness will be amongst your main priorities, and Health and Safety guidelines should be actively adhered to and promoted.
  • Lead change management projects within the department.
  • Help with installation and commissioning of new equipment and processes.
  • Maintain and develop the delivery of finished products in line with cost, quality and production schedule requirements.
  • Implement standard operating procedures across all areas of responsibility.
 
Knowledge and skill:
 
  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related subject
  • Experience of process engineering within an assembly manufacturing environment.
  • Experience managing projects.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques and six sigma
  • Strong problem solving skills and knowledge of PFMEA
  • Strong communication skills – very customer focused.
  • Ability to assess, document and upgrade manufacturing processes and record using Standard Operating Procedures and systems.
  • A team player.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Versatile and a self-starter able to work without supervision
 
About You:
 
  • Degree in Mechanical engineering or related subject
  • Automotive attention to detail
  • Process orientated]
  • Strong communication skills to speak to shop floor and management
  • Assembly and manufacturing background of 3 to 4 years
  • You won’t be mixing chemicals
 
For more information and to apply, get in touch with Jane at The Recruitment Group.