Mechanical Process Engineer

by:  DPS Engineering

The job offer is available for the following event:


The role is to provide engineering support for manufacturing operations based within the value streams.

The role requires technical ownership to be taken for a number of process steps and contributing towards key business drivers such as HSE, Quality, Supply and Cost.

The role will also require a focus on process stability which will involve managing CAPA and CIP projects.

As process owner the role will involve collaborating with a number of functional groups delivering projects in the value stream such as NPI and Manufacturing Engineering as well as with suppliers and other sister sites running similar processes.


  • Support attainment of key business metrics through the provision of engineering support for value stream processes.
  • Elimination of safety and quality risks in the process through the delivery of robust engineering solutions.
  • Manage costs through the delivery of scrap, reprocessing and consumable projects.
  • Design & develop tools, fixtures, gauges and special equipment for manufacturing operations in conjunction with Toolroom Technicians and outside vendors.
  • Develop stable and capable manufacturing processes through a structured process development approach.
  • Preparation of all relevant manufacturing specifications. HS&E
  • Actively promote a safety culture.
  • Manage contractors / vendors working on site to ensure full compliance with site safety requirements.
  • Ensure production equipment meets all relevant national and J&J Health, Safety and Environment requirements through completion of required assessments and documentation. Quality
  • Competent in validation requirements for new consumables / materials and process changes.
  • Updates and maintenance of manufacturing specifications for process steps.
  • Ensure timely closure of quality actions such as Audit Actions, NCR’s, CAPA’s.
  • Ensure all process development, validation, etc. is managed in accordance with the Quality management system. Supply
  • Support day to day operations through attendance at pulse walks and the timely closure of actions.
  • Root Cause Analysis and implementation of robust solutions to supply and quality issues as they arise through tools such as 8D and Six Sigma.
  • Project Management - provide timely and accurate reporting on project activities ensuring projects are delivered to agreed timelines. Cost
  • Manage the consumables budget for the assigned value stream identifying opportunities for cost reduction and managing the delivery of savings.
  • Lead scrap reduction within the value stream through a structured approach to data capture, analysis and problem solving.
  • Identify and lead cost and technical improvements under the department’s continuous improvement program.
  • Provide process input into the value stream mapping process which is used to develop the business plan for the value stream.
  • Determine equipment layouts for manufacturing cells using Lean Manufacturing tool as identified.

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