Process Engineer - Circuit Card Assembly

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Process Engineer - Circuit Card Assembly

Process Engineer - Circuit Card Assembly 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.

Job Description

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 Under fill and Conformal Coating would be advantages.
- Should be IPC J Std-001 and IPC-610 certified.
- Manual handling training.
- ESD training.
- Colophony health surveillance.

What's in it for you?

Location: Lostock, Bolton

Hourly Rate: Negotiable

Duration: 6 month contract

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.

Should you be interested in applying or hearing more about this position please submit your application to Kaitee Parsons on 02392228209 or email your latest CV

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Kaitee Parsons


I cover a wide range of vacancies across the defence sector working on contract and permanent opportunities. I use my expertise to source quality candidates and maintain client relationships.   My background is aerospace, working for one of the UK's largest commercial airlines. I am now using my…