Continuous Improvement Engineer

Recruit 12 Ltd
£40k - 45k per year + benefits
02 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Continuous Improvement Engineer to work for leading Tier 1 automotive supplier, based at their site near Coleshill. As Continuous Improvement Engineer you will take full responsibility as the sole CI engineer on site, for deploying lean and CI principles across the facility. This role is tailored for an individual who is seeking progression to CI Leader

As Continuous Improvement Engineer key responsibilities will include:

- Understand and utilise the bespoke CI system to maximum efficiency

- Manage project activities, in line with objectives and targets

- Ensure quality requirements are understood, achievable, agreed, captured and continually targeted from project start to finish

- Monitor project spend in line with budget, responding to changes and unplanned expenditure

- Represent the company at customer and product development review meetings.

- Establish productive working relationships with sales, production, planning, and quality teams necessary to achieve goals.

- Plan, develop, co-ordinate, implement, and effectively transfer the manufacturing process from engineering to production.

- Contribute to a strong and efficient teamwork culture within the engineering team.

- Implement project schedules and plans in a timely and effective manner.

- Identify risks, respond accordingly

- Understand and adhere to H+S procedures and actively identify and respond to any additional risks Maintain compliance with BS EN ISO 9001:2000, ISO/TS 16949:2002 and ISO 140010:1996 quality management system

To be successful in the role of Continuous Improvement Engineer you will recognise the following skills and experience in yourself:

- A minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar role

- Degree or HND in an engineering-related discipline or a relevant apprenticeship background is preferred, but not essential

- Confident in being the sole CI representative on site

- Understanding of automotive systems & procedures

- Keen to progress career to Continuous Improvement Leader

- Innovate thinker, quick to spot problems and countermeasures

- Change management

- Working to deadlines and budgets

This position is based near Coleshill and is easily accessed from Nuneaton, Coventry, Birmingham, Erdington, Hams Hall, Kingstanding, Bedworth, Leamington Spa, Tamworth, Leicester, Warwick, Redditch, Bromsgrove, Sheldon, and Warwick.

If you are an experienced Continuous Improvement Engineer, Coordinator or Facilitator who is looking for an exciting challenge that is tailored for progression to CI Leader, please apply immediately

Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors. Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa .