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Process Engineer

  • Job reference: 921318
  • Location: Perth & Kinross
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Manufacturing, Office & Commercial
  • Date posted: 23/08/2018


Process Engineer


Location - Perth

Competitive Salary

Our client specialises in heating alloys, elements, modules and systems for industrial heating and high temperature applications. Primary markets are the semicon and solar industries, glass industry, chemical and petrochemical industries and many other branches of industry in which a high level of expertise and reliability are needed in the delivery of industrial heat.

They are now looking for a Process Engineer to work within their technology team and contribute to the technical control of all manufacturing processes, providing front line support and initiating continuous improvements.

Job summary

As a technical specialist, you will provide support to the first line management team to resolve product and process issues. You will take responsibility for the implementation of new products and processes into the manufacturing environment and work with a high degree of autonomy to ensure that they are compliant with yield expectations.

A driver of change, you will influence, coach and motivate others to make continuous improvements to processes and production methods and make cost reductions using lean manufacturing and Six Sigma techniques.

You will spend a large proportion of your time on the shop floor, providing support to production. You will hold a holistic view to ensure manufacturing is aligned with the demands of the whole business.

You will develop strong working relationships with all departments to ensure effective communication and prepare written reports detailing progress and recommendations. An organised and self-motivated individual, you will manage your time efficiently by prioritising tasks to manage multiple concurrent projects.

Your profile

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be educated to Degree level in a relevant field - i.e. Engineering, Manufacturing (or have demonstrable work experience)
  • Have knowledge and experience of manufacturing techniques and principles such as Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing.
  • Be a team player with a proven ability to think creatively and communicate at all levels,
  • Have experience in a similar manufacturing environment, however we welcome applications from recent graduates.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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