TPM Engineer

Jigsaw Business Group
24 Sep 2019
22 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Working within the Automotive, Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Power Generation and Process Industries, our client is the world leader in the invention, production and supply of high-nickel alloys for critical engineering.

Due to continued growth, we are currently looking for a TPM Engineer for their plant in Hereford, UK.

The TPM Engineer is responsible for the implementation of the TPM Strategy within the SMW site. Responsibilities will include: Plant Loss Analysis, annually aligning with the Vision and Strategic Plan with corporate objectives, helping to develop the functionality of the sites' TPM Pillars. The TPM Engineer will also conduct a program of equipment & tool assessments throughout the site, develop the appropriate TPM program, provide TPM training, support improvements, and partner with the Plant Manager in the development of High-Performance Work Teams (HPWT). The successful candidate will be a Member of the Plant Leadership Team as well as the Global TPM Community.


* Improve plant safety through continuous improvement

* Implement a highly visible TPM strategy within the plant using methodology aligned with Global framework and others' capabilities, assume responsibility for the extensive implementation

* Support and drive implementation of Loss Analysis and TPM

* Drive a High-Performance Work Team (HPWT) program to support the Plant Manager in development of High-Performance Work Teams

* Champion TPM improvements and concepts with an emphasis on servant leadership, coaching, facilitation, and engagement.

* Drive a culture of loss engagement with 100% employee participation

* Support TPM pillars and teams to improve site performance and metrics

* Coordinate Kaizen events in line with pillar objectives and strategic direction

* Teach and promote TPM methodology and concepts aligned with Global framework

* Interact with various departments and team members at all levels of the organization, to foster and achieve TPM objectives.

Minimum Qualifications:

* Degree in Engineering, Logistics, Science or Business

* Minimum 6 years of experience in a manufacturing/supply chain environment

* Minimum 3 years' experience in coaching and leading cross-functional teams (including team building, understanding motivation, negotiation techniques and providing work direction to others)

* Minimum 2 years' experience working with and understanding TPM principles and methods (5S, Autonomous Maintenance, Training and People Development, visual management, Kaizen)