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Manufacturing Engineer

Job Category:

Manufacturing

Job Level:

Professional

Open Date:

21-Jan-2022

Location:

United Kingdom

Close date:

31-Jul-2022

Client Industry:

SEMICONDUCTOR/ELECTRONICS

Job Description and Qualification:

  • Work for a world-leading semiconductor manufacturing company
  • Earn competitive pay
  • Experience life in the UK


We are recruiting for II-VI in Newton Acycliffe, Durham in the United Kingdom!

II-VI Incorporated, a global leader in engineered materials and optoelectronic components, is a vertically integrated manufacturing company that develops innovative products for diversified applications in communications, industrial, aerospace & defense, semiconductor capital equipment, life sciences, consumer electronics, and automotive markets. The Company has research and development, manufacturing, sales, service, and distribution facilities worldwide. The Company produces a wide variety of application-specific photonic and electronic materials and components, and deploys them in various forms, including integrated with advanced software to support our customers.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering expertise to a 24X7 wafer fab operation. Maintain a fab capacity model to drive equipment purchases and labour staffing levels. Implement tried and true manufacturing/industrial engineering techniques to achieve best in class production capability with regard to cycle time, line velocity, machine up time and delivery performance. Responsibilities will include operational WIP data and Equipment availability to drive factory line improvements. The Manufacturing Engineer will partner with Factory Operations management, Engineering and Automation stakeholders to understand operational goals and develop strategies and tools to optimize WIP flow through the factory.

MAIN TASKS:

· Maintain capacity modelling data integrity via engineering change control monitoring and frequent communication with tool owners to ensure model readiness

· Gather the information required to understanding capacity analysis and production impact

· Performing “what-if” analysis on business changes

· Develop and implement solutions to problems affecting cycle time and delivery performance.

· Collect and validate data via stopwatch time studies and automation logs analysis, to analyze throughput impact of various process changes

· Identifying opportunities to improve cycle time

· Assist tool owners to understand capacity impacts associated with process changes

· Identify tools/moves required to support starts mix shift due to business change

· Provide information for management reviews of operational performance

· Determine starts and mixes that we can support for the current time period and for the future look-ahead based on our capacity, constraints, available tools, tool performance and future process releases scheduled in our factory

· Provide capacity analysis and cost analysis support for decision making

· Interface with engineering, manufacturing, and planning/coordinating the release of new methods, flows, and processes

· Estimate manufacturing cost, determining time standards, and making recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing process flows

· Maintain records and reporting systems for measurement of manufacturing operations

PERSON SPECIFICATION REQUIREMENTS ESSENTIAL DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE

Level, areas, no. of years:

· 2+ years’ experience in the Semiconductor, Electronics or Automotive industries, capacity modeling, operation optimization and data analysis

 · Ability to work in clean room environment wearing smock 

· 5+ years’ experience in the Semiconductor, Electronics or Automotive industries, capacity modeling, operation optimization and data analysis 

· Ability to work in clean room environment wearing smock

TECHNICAL SKILLS

· Lean/Six Sigma 

· Problem Solving Methodologies, Data Analysis skills including statistical analysis and modeling 

· Advanced Excel user · Lean/Six Sigma · Problem Solving Methodologies, Data Analysis skills including statistical analysis and modeling 

· Data analysis visualization tools:

 Advanced SQL programming, Excel and Visual Basic/R/Python

PERSONAL QUALITIES

· Strong people, communication, presentation, planning, and organizational skills 

· Results oriented 

· Excellent problem solving skills 

· Strong people, communication, presentation, planning, and organizational skills 

· Results oriented · Excellent problem solving skills

EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor’s degree in Engineering + 3 years’ industry experience or · 7+ years of industry experience driving continuous improvement.

 · Lean/Six Sigma Green Belt Certification.

 · Master’s Degree Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering + 1 year experience or · Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering + 2 years’ industry experience or 

· 10+ years of industry experience driving continuous improvement 

· Lean/Six Sigma Black Belt Certification.


Please send your updated resume to: unitedkingdom@edistaffbuilders.com

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