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Process Engineer

Location Ballymena, County Antrim
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension, benefits
Published 3 months ago
Contact Patrick Moore
Job Ref PM346_1493999680

Job Description

Process Engineer

Location: Antrim

Salary: 25-30k DOE

Grafton Specialist recruitment has been retained to recruit a Process Engineer for a top manufacturing company based in Ballymena. This position offers long term career aspirations with a company that has experienced significant growth in recent years.

The role

Reporting to: Factory Manager

Reporting to the Factory Manager you will play an important role in the review of existing manufacturing processes with a view to driving efficiency, cost reduction and other improvements throughout the facility. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a key position for a growing local company.

Responsibilities

  • Utilising lean techniques, experience and knowledge to enhance manufacturing processes to improve yield, cycle time and productivity
  • Work with production team to drive efficiency advances by innovation within manufacturing & assembly processes - monitoring efficiency of production cells and reacting to resolve any negative trends
  • Extensive continuous improvement projects company wide
  • BOM cost reduction working with design team and supply chain
  • Work studies and capacity balancing
  • Review and improvement of equipment, layout, etc

Essential Criteria

  • Degree qualified or equivalent in Mechanical, Manufacturing or related Engineering discipline
  • Demonstrated experience working as a process engineer in a manufacturing environment
  • A proven track record in technical process improvement, cost reduction and experience in Lean manufacturing techniques
  • Good level of IT literacy required
  • Candidates are expected to be highly motivated, achieve technical and business targets and have excellent communication skills

The Rewards

The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive starting salary circa £25,000 - £30,000 per annum depending on experience.

For more information please contact Patrick Moore on 02890 323333