NPI Production Engineer

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
£35k - £40k pa + healthcare, pension
05 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting a fantastic NPI Production Engineer to work for a global FTSE 250 Engineering business based in Staffordshire. With international reach and significant investment across the group, my client is now looking to add a NPI Production Engineer to their Engineering division. The successful candidate will have a proven ability to instil robust processes for New Product Introduction & have a strong understanding of APQP and FMEA techniques. Client Details Our client is a Global FTSE 250 Engineering business, based in Staffordshire. With four global sites and a sales and service network spanning 75 countries, this is a chance to join with a global business that is a market leader. After recently entering a number of lucrative markets globally they are now looking to bolster their Engineering team. The role provides full career development across their business and the opportunity to work with a number of major Engineering firms. Description Reporting directly into the Engineering Manager, this role will oversee my clients NPI programme. - Delivering robust processes for selected NPI projects into the production facility against set timelines and budgets - Attendance at associated project meetings by presenting and reporting on progress against the timeline and budget - Striving to achieve Engineering advantage through innovative, efficient, and effective product design - Generate ideas and proposals to develop NPI and APQP processes - Select, specifiy and detail new equipment and processes accurately within the economic scope of the selected business opportunities, followed by detailed cost analysis - Utilise the tools and techniques associated with lean manufacturing - Produce 3D & 2D CAD drawings for NPI projects - Oversee the installation, commissioning and pass off of all new equipment for projects Profile - Engineering HNC/Degree qualified - Past experience in NPI production engineering roles - Sound knowledge of quality systems and process control methods - Good understanding of APQP and quality techniques such as FMEA - Broad range of manufacturing process experience. Notably assembly and test process cell design - Ability to understand financial and commercial aspects of NPI - Conversant with BS308, 2D and 3D Autocad Job Offer £35,000 - £40,000 + pension, healthcare
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