Continuous Improvement Engineer
£30,000 to £35,000 per annum
At Proto Labs, we’re not only one of the fastest growing manufacturing companies in the UK, we’re also the fastest in the world at what we do — so being extraordinary is a way of life. If you are looking for an extraordinary career opportunity, you've come to the right place as we are looking for additional people to join our team.
Proto Labs is the world’s fastest source for custom prototype and low- to mid-volume parts. With our 3D Printing, CNC Machining and Injection Moulding services, our speed and versatility lets you take your parts from the very early stages of prototyping all the way up to short-run production of 10,000+ parts — all with one technology-driven, quick-turn company.
You will be responsible for working in a project team to establish and implement systems that ensure products conform to requirements. You will collect data, analyst data to identify problems, lead investigation activities, and collaborate to design and implement effective solutions to improve processes. You will also provide quality assurance technical expertise to support manufacturing and maintain accurate documentation.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
- Continual Improvement and mechanical engineering background
- Engineering degree preferred
- Advanced Excel experience
- Lean Manufacturing background
- Knowledge of the plastics industry desirable
- Knowledge of ISO:9001
- Ability to work well with all functional work groups within the company
The role will appeal to an individual capable of working in a fast paced environment. Driven to exceed customers’ expectations at every opportunity, the individual will have the initiative to approach challenges with enthusiasm and the ability to react to rapid changes in prioritisation whilst maintaining a clear focus on the company objectives. Exceptional and creative problem solving skills, business correspondence and sound business judgement are a must.
- Company bonus scheme
- Company pension scheme
- Daily flexible working plan
- Childcare vouchers
- Excellent working environment
Successful applicants will be contacted 5 weeks after submitting their application. Due to the large amount of applicants, we will only contact successful applicants to go through to the next stage.
- Continuous Improvement
- Plastics Industry
- Problem Solving