Process Engineer

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SMT Process Engineer

£35,000 to £45,000

If you are looking for a new challenge with a role that you can develop and have full autonomy, then this could be a fantastic opportunity for you.

Purpose of the SMT Process Engineer

Ensuring all products can be manufactured in a quality assured; reliable; scaleable; and repeatable manner, removing process variability and risk.  Define and maintain SMT process, procedures and documentation to enable operator based assembly of complex PCB and complete product assemblies. Monitor and improve SMT efficiency, quality and processes.

Tasks for the SMT Process Engineer

Support Sales and Manufacturing functions to:

Develop and introduce new manufacturing solutions and processes and products.

Carry out a critical review of SMT assembly processes for existing products making recommendations for and implementation of process improvements.

Support Sales/Purchasing functions to develop a technical relationship with key customers ensuring customers technical requirements are understood and achieved.

Key roles/responsibilities for the SMT Process Engineer

Receive and process all incoming technical specifications and data issued from Customers in accordance with company procedures.

Carry out technical assessment of new enquiries.

Carry out technical review as part of the commercial requirement for a contract review on all new orders.

Develop and implement manufacturing packs and documentation covering all aspects for the product assembly, including:

Receive and process engineering change note requests.

Responsible for  'in-process' Continuous Improvement activities across SMT assembly areas

Support management team with analysis of manufacturing defects / process failures to determine root cause.

Attend NPI and design reviews; provide product / manufacture development recommendations for new, existing and emerging products and technologies.

Conduct PFMEA reviews with respect to new / existing products, manufacture and technology deployment.

Ensure that assembly jigs, fixtures and tooling are specified, designed, verified and commissioned and maintained.

Maintain data on ERP system


Benefits for the SMT Process Engineer
25 days plus bank holidays
Employee Assistance Programme
Sick Pay

Monday to Thursday 8am to 4.45pm Friday 8am to 1pm

St Neots 

For more detail please contact Lisa Parsons 

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