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APQP Engineer

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£40,000 to £45,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
An exciting opportunity for an experienced Continuous Improvement Engineer to join a leading manufacturing client based in the NG15 area on a Permanent basis.Due to growth within the business an APQP Engineer is required to join an established business to assist and support the Engineering and NPI lead.Duties -
  • Responsible for implementation of lean methodology across a leading Tier 1 manufacturing facility.
  • Identifying opportunities for process improvement, waste removal and cost reduction.
  • Working to continuously improve processes both on the production floor by collaboration with multiple functions such as planning, operations, engineering and quality.
  • Single point of contact for APQP activities on specific NPI/Transfer of Work Activities
  • Identify and communicate specific requirements to Project/Engineering Teams
  • Production of formal reports as required.
  • Degree level or equivalent Minimum HND qualification in Engineering or equivalent.
  • Process mapping and identifying areas for improvement
  • Planning and facilitating workshops, improving business process and building team members capability
  • Practical experience of APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) and PPAP (Production Part Approval Process)
  • Practical experience in use of problem-solving tools such as 8D reporting, Kaizen, Six Sigma methodology.
  • Strong Microsoft Office Skills (Excel, Project, PowerPoint)
  • Kaizen methodology, Six Sigma Green/Black Belt would be advantageous
  • Change Management/Lean Manufacturing
Salary up to £45,000 dependent upon experience25 days holiday (including bank holidays)Hours: 7am - 4am: (Monday - Thursday) 7am - 12am: (Friday)Please click to apply or call
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  • Job Reference: 704561008-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Pertemps Derby
    Pertemps Derby
  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent