NPI Production Engineer

Recruiter
Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
£35,000 per annum
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
15 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
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