Contract Manufacturing Engineers

Location
Gwent
Salary
£40-45,000
Posted
25 Nov 2016
Closes
19 Dec 2016
Ref
PR4376
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Job Elements: -

• Expected to be 18 month contract
• Assist in product transitions between respective manufacturing sites.
• Establish and develop Lean Manufacturing lines & processes.
• Ensure efficiency & effectiveness through interface with Engineering & Ops.
• Lead and be responsible for production engineering/improvement programs.
• Provide a technical support service for products and test equipment.
• Constantly strive for improvement in their efficiency and effectiveness for both new and mature product.

The ideal candidate will have:

• HND/HNC Mechanical or Electronic Engineering and/or Engineering Apprenticeship or relevant experience in electronic/electrical/mechanical assembly techniques.
• Sound and proven background in Production/Manufacturing Engineering roles
• Six Sigma Green Belt trained as a minimum, experience in techniques/Six Sigma/Lean Manufacturing/Kaizen.
• Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
• Excellent communication skills both written and verbal; able to liaise effectively with customers and colleagues at all levels and to produce written reports that are articulate, clear and concise.
• Knowledge of Six Sigma with experience using MiniTab
• A good understanding of the tools such as P & DFMEA, MSA etc.