Improver/Junior Mechanical Engineer

Walsall, West Midlands
03 Jun 2019
01 Jul 2019
Contract Type

Our client are currently looking for an Improver/Junior Mechanical Engineer for their Walsall site as a leading manufacturer of pre-fabricated structural steel sections and systems they provide high performance frame solutions to the public, private and commercial sectors.  You would be working alongside the Maintenance Manager and responsibilities  would include design, maintenance and development of Mechanical engineering processes and systems across the site to continuously improve the performance, efficiency, safety and cost-effectiveness of all electrical/electronic processes and systems by developing, supporting and driving improvement opportunities.  



⦁ Ensure that plans are in place on a daily basis to ensure the effective operation of all works mechanical processes & systems.

⦁ Ensure that systems are in place to resolve any mechanical process or system issues in a manner that will limit the impact on production, quality, environmental and health & safety performance.

⦁ Conduct ongoing evaluations of mechanical processes and systems to ensure that performance of all is optimised.

⦁ Ensure continued mechanical processes and systems capability through continued monitoring and testing schedules.

⦁ Develop manufacturing processes by designing & modifying systems & components.  

⦁ Assure system and product quality through design & maintenance of test processes & methods.

⦁ Ensure continued operation of all equipment through the co-ordination of maintenance & repair services, following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures, and requesting special services when appropriate.

⦁ Support engineering function in the development of new engineering products, new tooling and new engineering processes.

⦁ Prepare & provide as appropriate product reports by collecting, analysing and summarising information and trends.

⦁ Support the operation of company computer system to ensure all data as appropriate is entered onto and followed through the system.

⦁ Ensure that all work equipment, machinery, interchangeable machine parts and fork lift trucks are operated in accordance with group health & safety, quality and environmental policy requirements.

⦁ Support site management in ensuring that site systems & procedures are operated across the site fully in accordance with company health & safety policy, quality and environmental requirements.   

⦁ Ensure that group health & safety, quality and environmental policies are followed through all activities on site and that appropriate records are maintained.

⦁ Support an effective group training and development programme through liaison within group and external service providers.

⦁ Support local health & safety and quality champions in all activities and responsibilities as appropriate.

⦁ Work with site personnel as appropriate, to rectify mechanical engineering systems issues.

⦁ Support group management in the pursuit of business development and improvement programmes.

⦁ Contribute toward effective working relationships both within the Kingspan group and externally as appropriate.

⦁ To assist with activities beyond the normal role as required.


Hours are rotating day shifts 6am-2pm/10am-6pm

They are offering a salary of £20,500 - £23,000 and there will be the opportunity for quick progression within the company.

If you are interested in the position please send a copy of you CV and one of the team will be happy to discuss the  job role with you.

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