NPI Engineering Technician

Encocam engineering are recruiting a NPI Technician to work as part of the MRP Planning team at our production facility in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. We manufacture products within the automotive safety industry which includes crash test dummies (ATD as they are professionally known), crash test barriers, leg impactors, energy absorbers and head forms which are all bought by the major car makers to help vehicles get their safety rating. You will become an integral part of the manufacturing process from production of part routings and BOM's, material selection and sourcing through to planning manufacture in the most effective and efficient way. You should ideally have some Production planning and manufacturing problem solving experience but we will train the right candidate and more importantly will be your desire to grow with his business and a thirst for knowledge. You will be part of a team that is key to supporting the effective use and any future MRP software. Accurate data input, an enquiring mind, attention to detail and accuracy are essential You will be required to communicate effectively with all departments and train others when required. Support productivity improvements across multiple projects and business areas. There is a wide range of job functions, which will include: MRP system administration, to include but not limited to creating new part set up, routings, BOMs (Bill of Materials), purchase orders, updates, Works Orders, kit issue and book into stock. Job costings analysis to assist sales. Complete production paperwork (Works orders/Work Instructions). Proactive approach to prevent the occurrence of non-conformances. Check drawings to establish 'design for manufacture' and feed back to the design team. Reviewing of MRP demand needs using MRP suggestion desk, and or email correspondence to raise WO. Review of production out, due date understanding and updating within MRP. Enter data by inputting alphabetic and numeric information via keyboard. Maintain data entry requirements by following data program techniques and procedures to maintain accuracy of data. Attendance of production and sales related meetings, including but not limited to MPS, NPI, aPLI etc. Become familiar with products and manufacturing processes. Involved with New Product Introduction (NPI) of designs from the engineering group, sourcing materials, completing routings and BOM's and raising works orders through the correct systems. Liaise with Engineers and other departments with respect to works orders and production related issues. You will need experience working in a manufacturing environment using an ERP/MRP system and interest in developing within Planning / Supply Chain. Maybe you're an Engineering Technician looking for the next stage of your career andwant to get involved with some exciting engineering products. It is also desirable if you have the ability to interpret engineering technical drawing and have k nowledge of engineering materials plus manufacturing processes. If you think you're the right person for this role, send us your CV today.

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