Process Engineer

Posted 23 February by PE Global

PEGlobal are looking for a Process Engineer for our multinational medical devices client based in the Lancashire area on an initial 6 month contract.

Main Responsibilities of the role:

  • Process review and optimisation of specified process areals. 
  • To input into new product development, to ensure timely introduction into production and that they are operationally cost effective. 
  • Initiation I completion of deviations, remedial actions, CAPA' s and other quality system 
  • Control and direct manufacturing validation effort for existing and new processes. 
  • Active member of multifunctional process and production improvement team. 
  • Application of world class manufacturing tools and techniques (Lean, ME2) within aligned process areas. 
  • Problem identification and resolution to root cause. 
  • Responsible for Waste reduction in area 
  • Actively drives process improvement projects to achieve OEE targets for area of responsibility 
  • Leadership and coordination of onsite Process Excellence initiatives and activities including certification, re-certification and promotion of PE awareness on site.
  •  Input into machinery purchases, investigating new technologies for existing processes. 
  • To follow and promote Company, HS&E and Quality standards to enable the site to achieve and maintain excellent results 
  • To liaise with outside contractors whilst leading projects from conception to commissioning and handover. 
  • To ensure that processes are robust and as efficient and effective as possible.

Desired Experience and Skillset of the Successful Candidate

  • Technical degree in related discipline (Engineering/Science/Chemical) preferred 
  • Minimum HND in related discipline
  •  Minimum of two years experience within same or similar industry. 
  • Ideally certified to Green Belt standard
  • Minimum 2 years experience in engineering I process engineering preferably in a medical devices I pharmaceutical environment.
  • Proven track record of installing I validating new equipment and processes in a highly regulated environment.
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing Initiatives to deliver business benefit.
  • Ability to deliver projects on time and to budget.
  • Able to demonstrate process, equipment improvements and waste reduction savings.
  • Use of Microsoft tools
  •  Lean Manufacturing application 
  • Use of KPis to improve business performance 
  • Good organization skills 
  • Ability to communicate and co-operate effectively 
    at appropriate levels both orally and written. 
  • Management of own workload and ability to work independently using own initiative.

Desirable Skills of the successful candidate

  • Green Belt in PEx 
  • The role requires an enquiring and perceptive individual who is understanding of the needs of 
    the teams and projects which they are assigned to. 
  • Occasional working outside contractual hours of work. 
  • Aptitude for implementation of Cl principals.

Reference: 34544609

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