Junior Process Engineer

Are you an ambitious engineering graduate with practical exposure to a process engineering environment? Do you want to join a well-established Peterborough based manufacturer who pride themselves in their internal and external training, development and strong progression for high achievers? In this job you can learn from some of the best engineers in the area and develop your career.

SALARY: £24,000-£30,000 dependant on your previous practical work experience

BENEFITS: Work based Pension, company performance bonus, 25 days holiday bank holidays life assurance

LOCATION: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Peterborough, Corby, Huntingdon, Bedford, Wellingborough, Oundle, Boston, Spalding, Ely, March, St Neots, Rushden, Rutland, Leicester, Melton Mowbray

JOB SPECIFICATION - Junior Process Engineer

·This is a challenging role working in unison with: operations, technical and quality control departments. You will be initiating and implementing process and product controls and improvements to support the overall business
·Working under the Process Manager, you will be part of an experienced team in implementing six sigma-methodologies into expanding processes, and support the drive for understanding controlling factors, minimising waste, improving process up-time and creating standard operating procedures in support of improvements to the quality system
·This role could involve factory acceptance testing of new equipment, commissioning new machinery after installation, and associated planning activities from the site in Peterborough

REQUIREMENTS - Junior Process Engineer

·We require degree educated (or equivalent) candidates from an Engineering or Scientific based background
·You must also have a practical engineering background where your engineering knowledge includes industrial process control, continuous improvement and lean manufacturing methods
·This will need to have been gained within a manufacturing environment where you have solved complex practical engineering problems as part of a process engineering team

You will also have a background that includes some or all of the following:

·Strong analytical skills, a methodical and structured approach and knowledge of manufacturing tools including statistical analytics, FMEA, control plans and the application of problem solving methods such as Root Cause Analysis techniques
·Exposure to manufacturing process systems, including quality, process tracking, efficiency and reliability measurement and analysis tools
·A strong focus on quality, quickly identifying key priorities and working towards effective solutions
·Cost awareness and able to generate ongoing efficiency improvements in conjunction with other areas of the business
·Knowledge of controlling factors, minimising waste, improving process up-time and creating standard operating procedures

THE COMPANY - Junior Process Engineer

2018 is a really exciting time to join this organisation. This process driven Peterborough based manufacturer are well-established in their field. They have won many interesting new projects in the last 12 months, adding to and increasing their already diverse customer base. There are excellent growth opportunities here for the right person, which I can personally back up through my experience. There are opportunities to gain process related qualifications including lean six sigma here.

PROSPECTS - Junior Process Engineer

In this role you will be given huge opportunities for personal growth, a real chance to develop your process and lean engineering experience; enabling you to one day have the experience to lead and drive team-based process activities and lean projects. The experience and diversity in this department is remarkable and you will learn so much.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: process, lean, continuous improvement, engineer, six sigma, junior, graduate, factory, plant, automation, mechanical, electrical, FMEA, manufacturing, problem solving, industrial, reliability, analysis, root cause, degree, kaizen, 5S

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant James Coull quoting Junior Process Engineer reference JAC14844 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683323 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.