Process Engineer – Die Cast Engineering

Employer Information



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The Company:
Ryobi Aluminium Casting (UK) Ltd is an innovative, world class supplier of high quality, technically complex automotive components. Based in Carrickfergus, Ryobi Aluminium Casting (UK) Ltd is a proud member of the Ryobi Group.  With the help of our Japanese parent company we can bring the latest technological advances to our European Customers.

Ryobi’s vision is to maintain a sustainable business by achieving the best results for our customers, maximising the potential of every employee through mutual respect, trust and teamwork. Our mission is to be the Number 1 Die Casting Company in Europe, to build upon our current customer base and increase market share, and to satisfy customer and shareholder requirements.

The role:
Principal Duties:

  • Monitor daily production and carry out troubleshooting
  • Provide engineering support to all areas of manufacturing by:
  •           · Establishing optimum Die Casting parameters and conditions
  •           · Implementing product design changes
  •           · Developing process improvements
  •           · Providing engineered solutions to product and process problems
  • Develop and execute programs to improve productivity
  • Review customer rejects, implement action to prevent reoccurrence and meet with the customer if necessary to resolve problems
  • Provide engineering support to Die Maintenance during die making, modification and maintenance, and maintain die drawings to ensure that engineering revisions are reflected
  • Initiate and develop good working relationships with internal and external customers
  • Support Sales and Quality Assurance departments as required
  • Stay abreast of technological advances
  • Ensure smooth SOP
  • Comply with all company health, safety, quality and environmental standards
  • Practice good housekeeping and safety procedures
  • Participate with team working, information sharing and continuous improvement programmes
  • Other duties as assigned

Essential Criteria:

  • Third level qualification in an engineering or technical discipline (degree, HND, HNC or equivalent)
  • Previous experience within a manufacturing engineering environment
  • IT literate, proficient in MS Office
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills, both oral and written
  • Good project management skills
  • Ability to work effectively on own initiative and effectively contribute within a team environment
  • Customer focus and teamwork skills

Desirable Criteria:

  • Knowledge of manufacturing and experience in the die casting industry
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement tools/techniques
  • Experience of CAD/CAM systems

Shortlisting and Interviews:

  • Shortlisting – 5th December 2022
  • Interviews – 8th December 2022

Company Benefits:

  • ​​​​​​​Competitive salary
  • Generous employer pension contributions
  • A health cash plan
  • Discount scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Service-related holidays
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Free car parking
  • Learning and Development opportunities and support
  • Ride to work scheme
  • Service awards
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