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Process Engineer

Kandhu Recruitment Ltd
Closing date
16 Feb 2022

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Food Manufacturing
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A Process Engineer is needed for this highly successful manufacturing business. This will be a Monday - Friday role and this role will be responsible for ensuring that all processes, procedures and machinery are continuously challenged to be the most efficient and to support automation of processing.

OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTSJob Security - highly successful business39 Hours per week- Monday-FridayCompetitive SalaryFantastic benefits


The role of the Process Engineer is to ensure that all processes, procedures and machinery are continuously challenged to be the most efficient and to support automation of processing. To improve continuously the conversion of raw materials into bulk. The role will look to seek technical solutions to meet the SAP schedule and to be on time, in full, at the specified cost or better, to the set standard of quality and the required quantity by the most efficient utilisation of the equipment and labour. Key responsibilities will include:To use Lean and Six Sigma as the chosen tools for improvement, waste control and problem solving.To continuously improve the processes and procedures (Including methods of manufacture in liaison with Research & Development and Quality departments).To share/train others involved in processing to technically improve the department.Ensure the quality of product produced is maintained to specification using the TQM system.Maintaining required standards of GMP, TQM and seek to improve standards of safety and line labour efficiencies.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATEQualification in Process Engineering, Chemical Engineering or related Science/Engineering subject is desirable.People management experience is essential.SAP user with full knowledge of methods, release and processing procedures within SAPKnowledge of the Trac-it release & weighing system is an advantage but training is available.Proficient in Microsoft packages and general IT knowledge.Excellent problem-solving and time management skills.Ability to use latest digital processing equipment and read/control from HMI controllersExperience of leading and/or participating in continuous improvement projects (Six Sigma or Lean would be an advantage)Solid critical thinking skills and ability to create new, innovative ways to handle situations. Understanding of lean manufacturing principles including 5S, TPS, TPM, visual management, etc. with the ability to apply those principles in daily work.

If this Process Engineer job is of interest and you would like to investigate this further, apply TODAY!!!

Kandhu Recruitment are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector

"Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate's suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further. We do not contact unsuitable applicants."

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Kandhu – 14th Year in Food Sector Recruitment

At Kandhu Recruitment we like to work with people not just “computers or documents that say CV on the top of the page” and that is why we have been successfully supporting our client and candidates in the Food and Drinks Sector for nearly 14 years.

We work with all the main food businesses across the UK from Food Manufactures and Food Importers through to Food Service businesses supplying the massive Pub, Restaurant and Out of Home market place.

UK Wide recruitment and International occasionally we cover all the Core Operational and Head Office roles where a Food Business needs great people, including:

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01303 271367
16 The Glenmore Centre
Shearway Business Park
CT19 4RJ
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