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Process Technician

Job Reference: GF/HQ00033018_1543854812
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Maintenance / Manufacturing and Production / Process
Salary Range:

£35000 to 37000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

A renowned aerospace company in Birmingham require Process Technicians to join their expanding team, the roles are Monday - Friday 08:30am - 4:30pm. Salary £35,000 - £37,000

Process Technicians

These roles are development roles so the engineers will be looking at processes and procedures with a view to improving them, so whilst they could, from time to time be assisting the maintenance engineers, these roles are NOT 'on the tools'.

Reporting to the area Engineer the role will assist with the day-to-day Safety, Process Reliability, Equipment availability, Throughput improvements and Costs for the nominated area of the plant. Will work with the area Business Unit Manager, contributing to the daily/weekly preventive & predictive maintenance regime.

* Safety - Is responsible for maintaining an accident free workplace complying to company Safe Systems of Work.
* Quality - Is responsible for process control, and Engineering RFT & standards of work.
* Throughput - Responsible for measurable improvement in equipment availability quarter on quarter to meet or exceed the daily throughput targets on each machine.
* Daily work plans - Must achieve 100% Major service PM System Compliance each week
* Frequent follow up - Must visit every process within their area throughout the day, interacting with operators to ensure issues are being dealt with and adjust plans accordingly. Must be visible and available.
* Is responsible for ensuring changes in equipment and systems are effectively communicated to operational and engineering teams.

Position Responsibilities

Will be responsible for increasing the Mean Time between Failure KPI against agreed Quarterly targets.

Will carry out routine PM and reactive maintenance as directed by the Engineering Planner, area Engineer and Engineering Coordinator.

Responsible for coordinating availability of equipment in line with the Maintenance plan and indentifying short falls in labour and/or materials required to complete these tasks

Must conduct daily checks in the designated area with responsibility for updating the TOC Board identifying the Top 3 Engineering Issues with resource status.

Responsible for generating data driven personal work lists from analysis of the Maintenance History reports. Will review progress monthly and display findings on TOC Boards.

Will feedback via the notification portal, resultant work form schedules and recommend identified repairs or improvements contributing to achieving 100% completion.

Responsible for identifying critical and rationalising existing spares which are required to maintain up to date stock levels within the stores system. Will provide SIR's where required and request the removal of obsolete/redundant items.

Will identify spares and equipment required to ensure planned maintenance activities are organised and completed to plan.

Will develop and update SOP's for Operations and Engineering, implementing a system for daily process checks and documentation, incorporated into the process control plans and company quality systems

Responsible for carrying out tool box talks when changes are implemented working with the training department

Will ensure Engineering drawings and Technical information is updated and available to continuously improve filing and document control systems

Will liaise with Business Unit Managers on planned maintenance days to ensure daily budgets are controlled

Will proactively identify faults to equipment, ensuring all small works opportunities are identified and completion confirmed

Will issue and clear, General and Control Permit to Works for both Contractors and company employees

Will support the development of the Engineering Apprentices.

Will suggest additional control measures when required and review contractors RAMS prior to commencing work if necessary

Responsible for ensuring contractors are working within the company Safety systems and monitoring and managing any breach in line with company procedures.

Will complete Risk Assessments and develop the R.A. system using FMEA template

Must submit a minimum of 1 Incident Reports per week with the emphasis on immediate closure or if not possible follow up to closure

Will monitor and maintain area housekeeping standards, arranging improvements where required.

Responsible for Engineering housekeeping standards.

Will place stores reservations and purchase requisitions for Engineering material associated with the area.

Salary £35,000 - £37,000

Excellent staff benefits

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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