Process and Test Equipment Engineer

  • Location
    Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary
    £40,000.00/Year
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference
    JN-022021-167820

Process and Test Equipment Engineer



A rare and exciting role to work for our client based on the outskirts of Ipswich. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a technical team in a growing company with a global footprint!



The role


Our client is looking for an experienced manufacturing and process engineer to help support processes and the equipment that result in high quality photonics products. The successful candidate must have a high level of technical knowledge and a HND or equivalent in an engineering discipline, experience within the semiconductor or electronics industry.



Main Responsibilities



  • Support and develop the production processes and equipment

  • Working with other departments to restore equipment and to qualify new processes and equipment

  • Ensure there is day to day problem solving to make continuous improvements using LEAN, Six Sigma and other best practice tools

  • Implement and maintain effective process controls (SPC) to ensure quality controls against Quality Control Plan and Out of Control Action Plan (QCP/OCAP)

  • Create and maintain process flows, SOP's and PFMEA's, whilst providing training to other employees

  • Develop and improve processes whilst maintaining the quality of the products



Skills/Qualifications



Essential




  • Minimum of HND or equivalent in an engineering discipline

  • Experience in manufacturing or assembly processes

  • Test software experience in either C++, C#, .NET or Python

  • Proficient with electro-mechanical equipment and knowledge of electronics

  • Knowledge of SPC Lean manufacturing techniques



Desirable




  • Experience with Wire Bonding and surface mount PCB assembly

  • SMT, Pick & Place, flying probe or AOI machine experience

  • CAD experience (SolidWorks, AutoCAD, etc)



The ideal candidate




  • Good verbal and written communications skills

  • Excellent leadership and teamwork

  • Organisational skills to a high level

  • Ability to work to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment, and still provide quality work with attention to detail

  • Problem solving skills



Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Katherine Bleese