Process Engineer - Electronics Manufacturing (M/F)

  • Company : Alliance Consulting
  • Localisation : Bedfordshire, Luton - UK - East Midlands
  • Position : Process Engineer - Electronics Manufacturing
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-10-30
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Job Description


Process Engineer - Electronics Manufacturing

Location: Bedfordshire

Salary: up to £32,000 DOE

Process Engineer - Electronics Manufacturing

We are one of Bedfordshire\'s most respected manufacturing businesses. Due to some departmental changes, we now require a Process Engineer who will be reporting to the MD. The primary focus will at all times be upon ensuring that the Production Engineering function produces service levels capable of achieving timely delivery and complete customer satisfaction in every facet of manufacturing & commercial commitments

Ownership & Accountability

The SMT Production & Process Engineer will have ownership and accountability for product flow through the shop floor ensuring products transfer to manufacture in a ready state with all required documentation, instructions and costings to enable the Company to meet or exceed customer delivery expectations and financial production targets against the information provided.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Plan appropriate tooling to ensure smooth flow of product through shop floor
  • Identify critical path issues and drive through key actions to achieve on-time resolution every time
  • Ensure relevant personnel trained in all new manufacturing disciplines
  • Implement practices that ensure the company delivers to customer right first time & every time
  • Support customer requirements from fast turn prototype through to volume output and liaise with relevant departments on bespoke customer requirements
  • Ensure quality principles & standards are applied & adhered to throughout manufacturing
  • Produce Quote V Actual performance analysis on a monthly basis and take ownership of corrective actions where required
  • Collate data for input to build report for all Red jobs for presentation to the customer upon delivery of product
  • Analyse, devise and drive through changes to manufacturing processes, working practices and internal systems which will improve overall efficiencies and profit margins throughout the business
  • Participate in continuous improvement programmes in every aspect of engineering
  • Minimise / Eliminate waste In all aspects of engineering
  • Assist with technical support for all assembly and manufacturing operations ensuring delivery of products in line with expectations whilst ensuring mistake proofing is a key consideration in all processes
  • Provide qualified estimated labour times for the assembly of new products using the current approved model and ensure these meet actual times
  • Ensure the agreed NPI process is followed to QMS 1013
  • Sign off detailed build instructions for all post SMT production phases
  • Manage the Engineering Change & Concession processes through the production shop floor

Minimum Qualifications/ Experience Required:

  • Thorough knowledge of electronic components
  • Thorough understanding of manufacturing environment
  • Experience of Microsoft products including Excel & Word
  • Experience of using ERP systems and databases
  • Previous experience in a similar role desirable

Demonstrable experience of managing multiple projects

When applying for this role, please indicate your current salary (plus benefits package), minimum salary required, notice period and your reasons for wishing to move from your current company. Alliance Consulting is acting as an employment agency in this respect. Alliance Consulting specialise in the placement of engineers throughout the UK. By sending us your CV you are explicitly consenting to our processing of your personal data on a computer database and/or in manual files for the purpose of evaluating your application for employment. This processing will be carried out in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. By applying for this role you hereby consent to us submitting your CV to our client. If you do not wish your CV to be sent to our client then you must clearly state this to us. Equally, if there are any companies that you do not wish your CV to be sent to (for whatever reason), then please let us know of this when you apply.

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  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 2 to 4 years
  • Salary : £25000 - £32000 per annum + attractive benefits
  • References : 886435GH_1509354561
  • Activity area : Aerospace Manufacturing
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