Mould Subject Matter Expert

Engineering & Technical, Production / Stock Control
£35,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Contract Type:

Mould Subject Matter Expert - 12 month FTC 

Generous salary and benefits package on offer including matched pension contributions 
Holiday allowance of 25 days a year from the start (plus bank holidays) 
Working in a world-leading manufacturing site on the Suffolk/Essex border 

You will be part of a highly technical Central Engineering team that develops and deploys high-volume processes and equipment solutions. 
You will work closely with the Tooling Projects Engineer to characterize and optimize moulding processes for new and existing products. 

You are responsible for: 

*. Characterisation and optimisation of modified and/or refurbished mould tools through the application of structured process optimisation tools, such as DOE, Pro-Op and Lean 6 Sigma. 

*. Perform moulding validation trials at the supplier to ensure all validation requirements have been met prior to shipment of goods. 

*. Perform moulding validation trials on site following installation to ensure all validation requirements have been met (IQ/OQ/PQ). 

*. Prepare detailed validation summary reports and present to key senior stakeholders. 

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience: 

*. University Degree in an Engineering or related discipline or equivalent industrial experience. 
*. Strong knowledge of Injection Moulding or Injection Stretch Blow Moulding (ISBM) of Thermoplastic or Injection Moulding of Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR). 
*. Proficient in the use and operation of various injection moulding machines from different manufacturers, such as Demag, Nissei, Aoki, Engel and Arburg. 
*. Experience in mould validation and optimisation using Design of Experiments (DOE). 
*. Experience working with complex automation / Robotics an advantage 
*. Experience in New Product Development and/or Industrialisation of high volume consumer goods 
*. Working knowledge of quality/regulatory systems within manufacturing 

If you're a Moulding Subject expert looking for your next challenge then please contact Lisa Cleverly at the Just Recruitment Group Sudbury office, to discuss this opportunity