Design Manufacture Engineer

Location: Torquay
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Contact: Guy Allen
Call: Guy
Reference: 1821
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Gap professional are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client, who are looking for an Design Manufacture Engineer

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Torquay

Hours of work: Monday - Friday 37.5hours

Salary: £32-40K DOE

Summary:

      Support NPI projects with focused delivery the new product designs into manufacturing

Deliver new products from initial prototypes into volume manufacturing that meet specification and low cost requirements

Work within the Pilot Line Value Stream and with the engineering teams to deliver the needs of new product delivery within the NPI framework to customer requirements

Work the development engineering to meet the defined financial requirements of the Pilot Line Value Stream ready for introduction into the Volume Value Stream Lines

Ensure that relevant project and product risks are mitigated through effective risk management processes

To assist the operations team to establish the effective manufacturing of product by developing optimised processes

To develop and implement new technologies, equipment and processes to reduce cost and improve quality

THE ROLE:

      To scope and design processes, implement production equipment, cost control and process risk assessments

To deliver efficient and low cost production lines into the volume value streams

To provide engineering expertise to deliver projects effectively and efficiently into manufacturing

To provide technical support and expertise of manufacturing processes in order to improve performance with regards to quality, output, productivity and cost

Constantly review and investigate industry technology improvements and suggest best practice manufacturing and processes where applicable

You will assist in establishing manufacturing standards, monitoring performance and analysing deviations across the manufacturing facility

To assist with the implementation of quality improvements, including leading and maintaining PFMEA's and introducing risk mitigation

Optimise the flow of product through process balancing, management of material flow and process capacity assessments

Implement process flow improvements, process controls and measures of process effectiveness

Support and drive the introduction of new technologies into the Value Stream to implement world class manufacturing

Install the voice of manufacturing throughout each NPI project by acting as a gate keeper and instigator for manufacturing excellence

Support the accurate costing of New Products through setting up effective monitoring for yields and cycle times and feeding this back into the design process

Ensuring products are designed and manufactured to the highest level of quality, in a safe and timely manner that will meet or exceed customer expectations

Performs all job duties within ISO and AS standards, regulatory or statutory requirements

Monitors, reviews and improves project lead times by reducing risks within the design and process development phase and driving continuous improvement through the development cycle

Maintains a safe work environment, performs all job duties in a safe manner ensuring a high level of awareness amongst employees whilst complying with all policies and procedures

PERSON SPECIFICATION -

  • Degree level (or equivalent) qualification in an engineering and/or scientific subject
  • 3+ years' experience in a technical engineering environment
  • 2+ years' experience in a technical manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Exposure to a LEAN manufacturing environment
  • Have an understanding of NPI strategy and tools
  • Knowledge and understanding of Lean Manufacturing & Continual Improvement strategy
  • Use of FMEAs, Control Plans, Root Cause Analysis and Process capability studies

Closing date is 26 th March 2021

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Gap professional are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.