Morgan Advanced Materials is a world leader in advanced materials development and production. We produce a wide range of specialist, high specification materials that have extraordinary attributes and properties. Despite the complexity of our technologies, our focus is simple - we supply innovative, differentiated products made from advanced materials which enable our customers' products to perform more efficiently, more reliably and for longer.
The Seals & Bearings business of Morgan Advanced Materials specialises in the development and manufacturing of seals and bearings from a portfolio of materials including; carbon, graphite and silicon carbide
The Cell Engineer role is based at our Stourport site and reports to the Production Cell Team Leader.
There are various shifts available.
In this role you will be responsible for the set-up, operation, and total productive maintenance (TPM) activities for various production processes such as pressing, grinding and / or lapping. This is a vital role ensuring the machinery delivers quality components in line with output targets.
Key responsibilities include:
Setting machines in accordance with H&S regulations and the process control plan
Adjusting machine cycle times to achieve component specification and target output rate
Interpreting component drawings to determine component specifications
Using measuring equipment to ensure components meet specification.
Using tools such as SMED to improve change over efficiency to reduce down-time
Introducing shadow board and line side tooling to reduce waste
Monitoring equipment spares and consumables, replenishing stock when required
Responsible for championing 6S and developing a culture of lean
Performing & developing PM & TPM activities to ensure continuous operation of machines, monitoring the condition of machine parts, replacing when required
Training others to set & operate equipment safely and to the process control plan
Working effectively with suppliers to develop processes by using new technologies
Working closely with the Manufacturing Engineers to develop process and technology
Liaising with QC's and other process owners to ensure quality standards are being achieved
Successful applicants will have the following qualifications/ experience:
An Advanced Apprenticeship level or equivalent in an engineering discipline
A GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths
A Yellow Belt Lean qualification
Previous proven experience in a production machine setting role
Experience of managing within a strong H&S Culture
Generous annual leave entitlement, free onsite parking, subsidised onsite canteen, cycle to work scheme, Legal and General pension with employer matched contribution of up to 7% and much more.
If this sounds like the role for you, please click apply to send an up to date CV, highlighting your experience.