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Project Lead - Paint

Salary: £0

Location: Vale of Glamorgan

Job type: Permanent

Category: Vale of Glamorgan Paint

Our Client, a World recognised and respected Automotive OEM Manufacturer based in Southern Wales, are actively seeking an experienced Project Lead – Paint on a permanent basis. In this role, you will be responsible for managing the team responsible for delivering a Paint manufacturing process that is safe, achieves quality; delivery and cost targets. On offer to the successful candidate is a negotiable, albeit based upon relevant experience basic salary, together with a full comprehensive benefits package, to include discounted lease car scheme and bonus. The Key Responsibilities, but not limited to are: Leadership: Manage Manufacturing Engineers’ workload and personal development, providing coaching and guidance when required. Represent Manufacturing Engineering at launch gateways and management feedback meetings to cascade information and delegate effectively to the Manufacturing Engineering team. Process Development and Maintenance: Responsible to produce detailed process operation sheets, including visual aids to ensure standard manufacturing process. Process Control: Utilize PFMEA to create and maintain a control plan for processes. Employ Statistical Process Control techniques and drive improvements by reducing process variability. Facilities / Layout: Liaise with Facilities and Production to determine efficient station layouts. Liaise with external suppliers of equipment and compile necessary documents for implementation and approval. Resources: Work with Industrial Engineers to identify continuous improvement opportunities in the process. Tooling: Select appropriate tools, jigs and fixtures, including specialised hand tools, power tool to meet vehicle, quality and hours per car targets, whilst ensuring operator safety targets are achieved. Health and Safety: Liaise with the Health and Safety department to ensure all processes and materials are suitable for the manufacturing environment Production Support: Investigate and resolve Manufacturing Engineering related build issues, providing timely containments to ensure that product quality is not compromised, investigating root cause and countermeasure implementation. Change Management: Ensure new or modified product content is integrated seamlessly into the production environment Technical Support: Provide information about build process, sequence and technical specifications for next generation platforms, design team and current vehicle production teams. Documentation: Maintain engineering documents and records in compliance with legal and company requirements. Paint Application: Problem solving and optimization of current Paint application process; New Paint Technology and Automation Development & Introduction across all models for full Palette (Primer, Basecoat, Clearcoat); Benchmark Paint Application Development and introduction across all models.Qualifications & Experience ideally required: Should ideally come from a recognised Apprenticeship or have a HNC/Degree; although plenty of equivalent relevant experience will be considered. You will need to be an experienced and professional Automotive Project Lead with experience working in a Manufacturing role, with a good understanding of the Paint Application Process and Paint Robot Programming. You should have a good understanding of Paint Manufacturing Process Engineering. They are seeking those who offer strong Leadership skills and experiences. An understanding of Lean Manufacturing is required.This position is available immediately. To APPLY, please contact Jason Seed DipRP, DipRSA, FIRP, Director of Forbes HR Ltd on: Telephone: (phone number removed) Mobile: (phone number removed) Or please kindly email a copy of your C.V. to me for review….. Forbes HR (part of the Millbank Holdings Group) are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. Millbank operates as an Employment Agency and Business

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