|Job title :||DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER|
|Contract type :||Permanent|
|Salary :||£45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + pension + 25 days holiday )|
|Start date :||ASAP|
|Job Reference :||SYN2731-AUG_1659076773|
|Contact name :||Stephen Brauner|
|Contact email :||firstname.lastname@example.org|
£47-52k + bonus (c10%)
25 Days holiday + b/h
Our client, an industry leading manufacturing business based close to Newbury, Berkshire are currently looking for a highly committed, talented and experienced Development/Industrial/Manufacturing Engineer. The successful applicant will be tasked with developing new products and new processes. The ideal candidate would come with experience of forming/assembly or from a background in Automation and ideally have some Robotics and/or Project management experience. You will be joining a high performing team that strive for perfection and ensure quality and deliverables are at the centre of everything they do.
Development Engineer duties:
Manage individual Process Operation Steps.
Technical approval of new standard equipment.
Develop, optimise and run off equipment in production and at vendor.
Manage process capabilities and process validation plans.
Manage equipment standard settings and new tools/jigs/fixtures design.
Work with the design team on DFM/PFMEA
Tool/jigs/fixtures/gauges and equipment specification/drawing management.
Responsible for understanding requirements for each production process and product at hand and determining the most efficient operations based on these requirements.
Co-ordination of prototype tooling trials for new products and processes.
Preparation of PFMEA documents for new manufacturing processes.
Oversee new process and equipment industrialization up to the point of handover to production ensuring full process capability and KPI's have been met.
Preparation of technical specifications and standards for new tooling.
Working with department heads to ensure deliverables are met (Tooling, forming, assembly, design etc)
To define tooling control standards, working practices, standard operating and maintenance procedures for tooling upkeep.
Need to have's:
Critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Strong communication and presentation skills.
Troubleshooting skills and attention to detail.
Advanced knowledge of production machinery, processes, and standards.
Forming and/or robotics experience
Automation experience would essential
Experience in a fast paced production facility implementing lean principals
Degree (or equivalent) educated in industrial, manufacturing, mechanical Engineering or similar discipline.
We will endeavour to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application.
Syntech are operating as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.