Engineering & Manufacturing

Furnace Process Engineer

  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + pension & benefits
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job Ref: ETSP-26120
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This vacancy is managed by:

Steve Barnett

Steve Barnett

Job Description

Elevation Recruitment Group are working exclusively with a successful building products manufacturer based in South Yorkshire, to recruit a Process Engineer.

The Process Engineer will be responsible for leading a team and improving the quality, output and efficiency of products through furnace operations.

The Process Engineer’s duties will include:

- Order materials and control stock levels
- Drive continuous improvement in Batch & Furnace operations
- carry out furnace inspections and identify potential structural issues
- Work with other departments to fault-find and solve production or engineering problems
- Control and where possible, reduce furnace emissions
- Oversee repairs and refurbishment of batch plant & furnaces
- Promote health & safety within batch & furnace departments
- Manage & develop batch & furnace staff

We would be keen to speak to candidates with the following skills and experience:

- Qualified in a Technical Materials discipline such as Materials Science, Chemistry etc.
- Extensive knowledge, experience and in-depth understanding of furnace operations
- Knowledge of continuous improvement / lean techniques and track record of their successful implementation
- Experience working with various instrumentation
- Understanding of refractories
- Knowledge of Health & Safety regulations in hot-working environments

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a market leading and innovative team.

To apply for this position please send your application or call 01709 723 248 for all enquiries.

Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing is a specialist recruitment consultancy dealing with senior engineering, technical and operational positions in South Yorkshire and the surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you.

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