Process Development Engineer
Process Development Engineer- County Galway. Job Description: To lead the specification, selection, vendor machine build, installation, and qualification of new manufacturing equipment. Oversee improvements and upgrades to existing equipment. As Process Expert, provide guidance to Process Engineers at each site. Key Responsibilities: • Lead the introduction, upgrade, and industrialisation of key Process Steps. Examples being PCB Underfill, PCB Depanel, Robotic Screw Assembly, Cobots, Assembly machines, Pressure Test Systems and general automated manufacturing solutions. • Support DFM Reviews with Design & Test Engineers to ensure Product Designs are compatible with the manufacturing Process Steps. • Presentation of Process at Customer meetings both onsite & off-site. • Process FMEA. • Process Design Simulations – Cardboard Mock-Ups. • Lean Process Design Reviews. • Co-ordinate equipment vendors, including Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT. • Installation Qualifications. • Process Qualification. • Conduct Full Day Production Runs (FDPR. • Complete Risk Assessments – detailed analysis of H & S issues in advance of the introduction of New Equipment/Processes and post-commissioning. Qualifications and experience sought: • Degree/Diploma in Manufacturing/Mechanical/Industrial/Electronic Engineering or Equivalent. • Minimum 3-5 years' experience within medium to high-volume manufacturing environment. • Experience with high tech, automated equipment required. • Experience with co-ordinating machine vendor build & installation required. • Practical experience with having process ownership for equipment required. • Electronics or automotive background beneficial, but not essential. • Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Design, APQP, PPAP MSA, PFMEA's, DFM Rules & 5S beneficial, but not essential. • Experience in Project Managing the delivery of volume manufacturing solutions beneficial. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
9 days ago