18 days ago
Job Title: Planning Engineer (Fabrication & Welding)
Business: Tata Strip Products UK
Department: Central Engineering Workshops
Location: Port Talbot, South Wales
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Benefits
Closing Date: 11:00pm on Friday 9th April 2021
We are recruiting for a Planning Engineer based within Central Engineering Workshops at our site in Port Talbot. Reporting to the Area Engineering Manager. The purpose of the role is to provide leadership and support to the Planning Department within operations providing engineering expertise as well as ensuring work can be produced at optimised levels in order to manage both the current and future demands of the Workshops internal and external customers. To improve mechanical maintenance productivity, cost effectiveness and quality by efficient planning and coordination of spares and labour resources.
The job holder will be responsible for the processing and managing of work orders as directed and controlled by the Planning Process and the Quality Management System. The incumbent of the role will be responsible for improving the efficiency and capability of the assets and must liaise with the Scheduler Controller regarding the coordination of activities and the Operations Teams regarding the flow of work through the workshops. The job holder will be key in ensuring each section within the Workshops in partnership and that the assets are managed to provide maximum efficiency.
What are we looking for?
We are looking for effective Mechanical Engineers with experience in fast paced heavy industrial manufacturing activities. You should be qualified to a minimum ONC or HND ideally obtained through a recognized craft apprenticeship or modern apprenticeship scheme. We are looking for individuals with demonstrable background of a mechanical engineering discipline and must have fabrication/welding knowledge, continuous improvement processes, preventative maintenance techniques, planning and implementing maintenance stops, reacting to faults & breakdowns and dealing with contractors.
You must have a strong awareness of engineering practices, as a minimum must be either an indentured craftsman or obtained a Degree in an associated field. Successful applicants will be expected to work towards obtaining IOSH qualification and NVQ Level 4. Applicants will possess the following:
* Must have experience in SAP and Microsoft Package’s including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
* Must have fabrication and welding knowledge and experience
* Considerable Workshop process and Operational knowledge and experience.
* The ability to create a high level of trust with employees at all levels.
* Must be committed to achieving safety, environmental, and service targets.
* You must have a sound knowledge of health and safety requirements, such as CDM regulations, PBS/ATW systems, as well as QA Documentation.
What can we offer you?
Tata Steel UK offers their employees significant benefits packages. For this role, you will benefit from:
* A market competitive salary
* 35 days holidays per annum
* Quarterly Bonus – subject to business performance
* One of the UK’s leading defined contribution pension schemes (10% employer contribution / 6% employee contribution)
* Private medical healthcare
* Annual Pay Review
* Employee discount scheme for companies including Vodafone, Nissan, Jaguar Land Rover and also various local services
We can offer opportunities for individuals who are looking to develop their skill set within a varied manufacturing environment. Tata Steel have committed to key investments in their UK operations over the next 5 years. We are building for the future and investing heavily in our operations. We can offer support to employees who are also looking to develop their professional qualifications through an established, internal development centre.
Tata Steel is one of the world’s top ten steel producers. The combined group has an aggregate crude steel capacity of more than 28 million tonnes and approximately 80,000 employees across four continents. We’re part of the Tata Group, one of the largest, most diverse conglomerates in the world with businesses in the UK including Tata Steel, Jaguar Land Rover and Tetley Tea.
Our Strip Products UK manufactures hot-rolled, cold-rolled and metallic-coated strip steels and provides solutions in product design, processing technologies and management of the supply chain. We work closely with our customers to help them obtain the best results from our products. Our business aims to lead the market with the best products and services and we work continuously to improve them.
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