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Senior Industrial Engineer

Plymouth, Devon
Job Type
14 Oct 2021
Permanent Senior Industrial Engineer required for a large manufacturer to work within a busy Process Engineering team.

The responsibilities of the Senior Process Engineers will include:

* Supporting all aspects of manufacturing. This includes New Product Introductions (NPI), capital expenditure projects, continuous process improvement, manufacturing layouts, implementing automation to drive efficiencies.
* Ensuring that existing and new processes and machine centres have sustained capabilities against process control indices.
* Undertaking a lead role in New Product Introduction projects taking into account all aspects of layout, material flow, PFMEA etc using standardised lean principles.
* Continuing to develop skill set through continuous professional development.
* Supporting the Industrial Engineering Manager to achieve the team's aims and objectives.

Essential Requirements:

* A minimum of HNC in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
* Flexibility around working hours.


* A Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
* Experience of high volume sheet metal fabrication processes including bespoke machinery, robotics and fig/fixture design.
* Working knowledge of Siemens PLCs would be advantageous.
* Experience of implementing processes in a Lean Manufacturing environment.
* Work to deadlines, under pressure and on own initiative.
* Communicate effectively at all levels.
* Work well as part of a close-knit team.
* Be flexible and proactive.
* Experience in a similar role within a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

Additional benefits:

* Access to our recognition and reward portal, providing discounts at over 850 retail stores.
* 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays.
* Company pension scheme and Life Insurance.

Please click apply now or call Xavier in the Acorn Plymouth office to discuss further.

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  • Job Reference: 397071728-2
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Acorn Recruitment
    Acorn Recruitment
  • Location: Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary: £38,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent