Senior Process Electrical / Mechanical Engineer

Job details
Posting date: 19 May 2020
Salary: £30,000.00 to £35,000.00 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 02 June 2020
Location: Plymouth, Devon, pl19 0dd
Company: Acorn Recruitment
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: BBBH19608_1589872058

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Senior Process Mechanical / Industrial Engineer

Job Title: Senior Process / Manufacturing Engineer

Salary: £30000 - £35,000 DOE plus Bonus and Benefits

Location: Plymouth

Acorn Recruitment is working in collaboration with an award winning, high- flying global manufacturing organisation on the outskirts of Plymouth in search of a talented Process / Manufacturing / Industrial Engineer . . .

This is a full-time permanent position with a salary range of £28,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience. Good location accessible by all means of public transport. This is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to build a long-term career with a multi-national company.

Day To Day Responsibilities Include:

Reporting to the Head of Industrial Engineering the responsibilities of this role will include:
*Ensuring that existing processes and/or machines that are improved have the sustained capability to World Class status measured against Process Capability Indices

*Ensuring that any new processes and/or machines that are implemented are capable to specified Process Capability Indices, prior to bringing into our own manufacturing process and are implemented strictly in-line with the manufacturing strategy and company procedures

*Undertaking a lead role in New Product Introduction projects taking into account all aspects of layout, material flow, etc using standardised lean principles

*Identifying, taking ownership of, facilitating, supporting and encouraging continuous improvement activities within manufacturing

*Continuing to develop skill set through continuous professional development to support the successful implementation of the manufacturing strategy

*Supporting the Head of Industrial Engineering to achieve the team's target

Personal objectives will include:
*A CPK value of 1.33 on all existing critical processes/machines and any other new processes/machines

*To ensure procedures are adhered to which maintain capability of processes/machines

*To undertake process capability improvements that help towards achieving 'zero defects'

*To identify, carry out and facilitate improvements in OEE performance

What's In It For Me?

*£28,000 - £35,000 DOE / Permanent

*39 hour week / Monday to Friday

*Overtime available / X1.5 in excess of 39 hours / X2 Sundays

*Monthly Bonus (performance and attendance based) / Christmas (EOY) Bonus

*25 days Holiday plus Bank Holidays

*Fruitful Company Pension Scheme / Free onsite parking / Subsidized canteen / Access to Company Rewards Portal (providing discounts at over 850 stores) / Further benefits

Essential Experience Required:

*A minimum of HNC in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

*Experience of high volume sheet metal fabrication processes including bespoke machinery, robotics and fig/fixture design

*Experience of implementing processes in a Lean Manufacturing environment

Desirable Experience:

*Working knowledge of Siemens PLCs would be advantageous

*Flexible and proactive

If you feel your experience can fulfil this role and you are interested in working for a fantastic company, please send a recent copy of your CV to

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.

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