OSI Systems, Inc

  • New Product Introduction Engineer

    Location UK-Salfords, Surrey
    Posted Date 2 months ago(11/28/2018 10:40 AM)
    Company
    Rapiscan Systems Ltd
    Requisition #
    14752
  • Overview

    Rapiscan Systems is an industry leader in detection technology, providing cargo and vehicle inspection systems and services for ports, borders, military, high-threat facilities, and checkpoints to help customers combat terrorism, drug smuggling, illegal immigration, and trade fraud.  We offer a broad array of scanning system configurations that leverage low-, medium-, and high-energy X-ray technology—or multiple X-ray technologies—to address each customer’s unique security application requirements. Our commitment to excellence in imaging performance, innovative design, and uncompromising quality ensures our solutions consistently deliver best-in-class imaging, high reliability, and operator satisfaction, to help customers find threats and contraband with ease and confidence.

     

    The New Product Introduction Engineer is involved with the design and building of assembly cells nad workbench layouts,Improving flow of supply chain components and products utilising best practice operations (kan-ban, pull – push, storage & delivery methods).

    Responsibilities

    • Evaluate existing manufacturing processes and workflows identifying weaknesses with existing methods and implementing change and improvements establishing an effective and efficient work sequence.
    • Create processes and procedures to assist the business in meeting budgetary goals as well as performance objectives combined with driving efficiency improvements.
    • Provide build documentation and training for production staff (SOP, CWI’s).
    • Involved with creation of line balancing, quality control plans.
    • Liaise with R&D reporting issues from production builds and assist in design and development of new products, product mock-ups alongside the R&D team.
    • Using your experience to act as a “voice of manufacturing” to Design Engineers, ensure DFM considerations are taken during NPI development.
    • A clear understanding of design for manufacture at both a component and final assembly level.
    • Updating of processes and documentation triggered by VCRs or production issues.
    • Assist in design / manufacture / purchase of assembly tooling / jigs / fixtures etc.
    • A broad knowledge of manual manufacturing and assembly processes.
    • An exponent and champion of continuous improvement and the tools employed in such practices and possess a working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Principles.
    • Organise plant improvement and shut-down schedules to ensure minimum loss of production time.
    • Analyse shop floor efficiency, quality and generate quantifiable improvements using FMEA.

    As per company policy

    • Uphold the company’s core values of Integrity, Innovation, Accountability, and Teamwork
    • Demonstrate behavior consistent with the company’s Code of Ethics and Conduct
    • It is the responsibility of every employee to report to their manager or a member of senior management any quality problems or defects in order for corrective action to be implemented and to avoid recurrence of the problem
    • Duties may be modified or assigned at any time to meet the needs of the business.

    Qualifications

    • Extensive Manufacturing Engineering of 5 years+
    • HNC / HND Engineering or equivalent
    • Experience working with suppliers or customers
    • Excellent understanding of manufacturing processes.
    • Understanding engineering, scientific and other technical information.
    • Highly Technical and commercially aware.
    • Excellent communication and can present data effectively
    • Strong planning and prioritising ability.
    • Communicating and presenting data effectively.
    • Proficient IT and application skills.
    • Efficient & effective problem resolution skills.
    • Applying and ensuring health and safety practices are adhered to during implementation & change.
    • Managing projects from end to end.
    • Values team collaboration
    • Possess a Lean Qualification is not essential but would be beneficial

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