ALTEN was set up in 1988 by three French engineering graduates. Today, the company supports some of the world's biggest companies with their R&D and information systems projects.
As a European leader in technology consulting and engineering with 20000 employees in 20 countries, ALTEN has stayed true to its origins in engineering, which now more than ever before holds the key to the major challenges of the future.
ALTEN Ltd is currently involved in innovation development for the automotive, aerospace, railway and energy industries with premium customers in the UK. ALTEN currently offers opportunities to high potential engineers to join their teams in order to answer the continuous demand of customers and tackle exciting challenges.
As part of our development in the automotive sector, we are currently looking for a manufacturing engineer with a significant experience in lean management and process improvement.
Are you looking for new challenge in a dynamic and international company to develop your career?
Due to our growth, we have opening positions for manufacturing engineer to develop their skills in the automotive industry.
You will be responsible to support and control the manufacturing activities for the industrial performance of the production. The work will take place close to the assembly area and the other organizations such as Engineering, Quality, Logistics and Suppliers.
The role of the manufacturing engineer is to develop system of standards and procedures linked to lean manufacturing activities. You will have to optimise the resources for the proper functioning of the assembly line.
The ideal candidate must show a capacity to lead and improve the performance of the line: issues and faults detection during the assembly process, introduction of quality methods improvements, audit.
We expect a proactive manager in order to develop a continuous improvement plan for the production system using lean management methods as Value Stream Mapping.
* You have a relevant experience in the automotive industry: development of lean manufacturing process and continuous improvement activities.
* You have strong communication skills in order to achieve a regular supplier's technical follow up for the efficiency of the production.
* You already used Methodologies as 5s, Lean manufacturing, FMEA, Kaizen, value stream mapping.
* You are proficient with Microsoft office expert, MS Project and Access.
* It will be a real plus to get a Certification such as 6 sigma Green Belt or Black Belt.
You are qualified to M.Sc. or MEng with an automotive engineering background. During your studies and/or your previous experience you have gained knowledge of a Minimum of 1 year-practical experience.
At ALTEN Ltd you will get a motivating environment, freedom in your work situation and career together with co-workers in the same field. Personal qualities that we value are the ability to act professionally as a consultant and to understand the client's goals and values. These include; someone who is positive, able to create and maintain long lasting relationships with our customers, thrilled by problem solving and able to use creativity and hard work to find new solutions.