Operations Engineer

Amphenol Limited Country Club Hills, IL
Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 per annum

Closing Date: Friday 29 June 2018

Martec is part of the $7 billion p.a. Amphenol Corporation – a market leading, global, interconnect specialist. Our site at Whitstable specialises in the design and manufacture of high-quality precision components for harsh and demanding environments such as Oil and Gas, Aerospace, Marine, Nuclear and Defence. Poised for further growth and investment, we are now seeking to recruit an Operations Engineer who will help deliver unrivalled levels of excellence. The successful applicant will be responsible for supporting the design and manufacture of performance engineered innovative hermetic interconnection solutions for critical, specialist applications that operate in harsh demanding environments.

Key Responsibilities include:

* Production planning using lean manufacturing techniques

* Future planning with regard to processes, equipment, people and factory

* Project management of capital equipment, installation and process verification

* Ensuring continuous improvement by seeking opportunities to reduce cost, increasing output and improving quality

* Interacting with customers and suppliers to satisfy the company objectives

Essential Qualities include:

* Degree in Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering or Materials Science

* Lean manufacturing and / or six sigma knowledge

* Knowledge of MS Office, including Advanced Excel, and ERP systems

* Problem solving skills

* Ability to work as part of a team as well as individually

* Leadership skills

* Ability to take the initiative and be able to interact and perform at all organisational levels

Working hours: Monday to Thursday 8am-5.30pm and Friday 8am-1pm

For more information, please refer to the attached documents

Please go to our website (www.amphenol.co.uk) to view our Data Protection Policy and Job Applicant Privacy Notice. If you would like a hard copy of these documents please contact the HR Department on 01227 773390