Process Engineer - Circuit Card Assembly

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Process Engineer - Circuit Card Assembly

My client - a leading Defence company - require a Process Engineer to join their team in Lostock on a 6 month contract basis to work in their Circuit Card Assembly team on a PCB ruggadisation project. If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please read on and apply below!

Job Description

Job Title: Process Engineer - Circuit Card Assembly
Location: Lostock, Bolton
Duration: 6 month contract

My client - an internationally recognisable Defence company - require a Circuit Card Assembly Process Engineer to join their team in Lostock on a 6 month contract basis. Due to the nature of my client and their work, all candidates must be willing and able to undergo full UK Gov Security Clearance; we cannot consider your application if you do not meet this criteria.

Job Description:

As a senior Process Engineer within the CCA manufacturing facility your focus will be to ensure that our products are built efficiently, with the most modern tools available. As a senior Process Engineer you will demonstrate ownership of processes and equipment in the SMT PCB manufacturing facility.

In this role you will utilise your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals. You will also:
- Develop and maintain manufacturing methods.
- Support equipment upgrades from purchase through installation.
- Conduct cost/benefit analysis for changes to processes and/or equipment.
- Drive Process Improvement / Cycle Reduction initiatives and drive productivity improvements via process change or improvements.
- Ensure processes contribute to a safe work environment.
- Identify and reduce product quality issues caused by process variation.
- Support the quality function through identification and elimination of product non-conformances.
- Contribute to process and quality improvement projects yielding significant reduction in defects and increased productivity in manufacturing.
- Attend cross-functional quality sessions and track/drive root cause analysis and corrective actions for manufacturing issues.
- Utilise lean-manufacturing principles and participate in action workouts to improve process capability, reduce overall costs and increase capacity.

Required and Desired Skills:
- Formal technical Engineering / Craft Apprenticeship to NVQ Level 3/TR23/TR21.
- Formal further education certificate to HNC or equivalent in a relevant subject.
- Experience in Circuit Card Assembly equipment.
- Proven experience within SMT PCB manufacturing environment.
- Strong working knowledge of Electronic assembly, utilising the following equipment / processes: DEK printer, MYDATA, Solder reflow, Selective Solder etc.
- Experience of PCB ruggadisation processes such as Underfill and Conformal Coating would be advantages.
- Should be IPC J Std-001 and IPC-610 certified.
- Manual handling training.
- ESD training.
- Colophony health surveillance.

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Rachel Sheppard

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I am a recruitment specialist in the aerospace and defence domain. My skills include resourcing experienced and highly-skilled individuals for roles and projects such as quality assurance, programme support and project management.