New Project Introduction Engineer / Graduate NPI Engineer

Location
York
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
22 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jul 2017
Ref
RMSI-07
Contact
Elina Lund
Sector
Graduate
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Graduate NPI Engineer

Location: York

Salary: Competitive

Our client is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of engineered plastic assemblies, they are now looking for a Graduate who wants a career in New Product Introduction Engineering or Project Management. The role will be prominently based in the beautiful and historic city of York, however there might be a requirement to travel to one of the company’s other sites in the UK or Europe.

The Role

Responsibilities:

* Leading Failure Mode and Effects Analysis teams.
* Developing robust new processes & ensure those processes are production ready through liaison with operations & other areas
* APQP for transferring existing business and new products/processes
* Ensure new processes are safe and that ergonomics are considered
* Customer improvement projects – working with customers to improve manufacturing process to improve delivered quality
* Working with tooling team so best practices are used in both tooling & assembly process to ensure design for manufacture
* Responsible for updating Project plans
* Planning trial activities
* Coordinating the various team members and ensure information is provided on time
* They will also be responsible for ensuring parts are available for any upcoming pre-production builds
* All BOM and AX information is provided and accurate prior to handing over the process to production

The Candidate

Our client are looking for candidates who are self-motivated, demonstrate excellent communication skills and are comfortable speaking to all different levels of personnel. Additionally the candidate must have a proactive and investigative approach to tasks; through high levels of analytical capability. They should be capable of working to their own initiatives to satisfy demanding deadlines.

Technical Skills:

* Literacy and Numeracy
* Able to self-manage
* Ability to prioritise work loads
* Graduate in engineering (BSC or B Eng)
* 6-Sigma Green Belt
* Highly IT literate
* Analytical and extensive communication skills
* Problem solving mind set with a ‘can do’ attitude

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