Process Engineer- Press Tooling

  • Location

    Sunderland, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing, Automotive

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  • Contact:

    Kimberly Farrell

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Process Engineer

£40,000-£48,512 + up to 7% pension, life assurance, 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays


Key experience: Press Tooling


The company

With more than 3000 employees nationwide, our client is a global manufacturer of parts for the automotive industry. Due to increased workload, they are looking for an experienced Process Engineer with Capex experience to join their team in the Sunderland area.


You will be working within a small team of engineers and will be responsible for enabling the effective & timely response to customer quotations and development of new process concepts up to Process Design Drawing completion at the first off tool trial phase. The Process Engineer will be responsible for the development of press tool, specification of equipment and the integration of them into and effective production process.


The Process Engineer will review and understand external customer technical RFI/RFQ requirements and you will communicate those requirements to the global production engineering teams. You will work closely with toolmakers to specify, develop and buy off press tools which means you will specify what equipment you require for press process applications. You will work with suppliers and the purchasing function for the procurement of equipment and associated fixtures. The Process Engineer will ensure that all developed processes adhere to all aspects of safety legislation so knowledge of this is key, you must also ensure that adherence to NPL project schedules.


I am looking for someone with experience within a press shop environment either within the automotive industry or another high-volume manufacturing industry.  You must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and have a HNC in an appropriate Engineering discipline or equivalent.


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