Process Engineer

Job Description

Process Engineer

Job Reference: KYPEB2905

Are you an experienced Process / Production Engineer with Electrical experience? This is great opportunity for you to join a company with a reputation for providing quality products!

VANRATH are working with one of the top companies in NI manufacturing some of the most recognisable products on the market. With over 100 years' experience in the business, they have established themselves as one of the top 10 manufacturing companies in the country.

What's in it for you

  • Salary £43,000 - £48,000
  • Above stat holiday entitlement
  • Life Assurance
  • Health cover
  • Increased pension contribution
  • Long service reward
  • Enhanced Maternity & Paternity leave

Working hours:

39 hours per week - Days and Evenings


  • Coordinate fault-finding and resolution processes related to production.
  • Apply lean techniques and expertise to enhance manufacturing processes, improving yield, quality, throughput, and productivity.
  • Collaborate with the production team to enhance efficiency in manufacturing and operational processes.
  • Monitor production output efficiency and promptly address any negative trends.
  • Lead and participate in continuous improvement projects within the mill.
  • Work with third-party contractors as needed to resolve issues and develop processes.
  • Actively engage in planning and implementing capital improvement projects.
  • Collaborate with various departments to achieve management goals and targets.
  • Provide support and training to the operations team as needed.
  • Review and improve equipment, process control sequencing, and operating procedures.
  • Train production operators to enhance their process knowledge and technical problem-solving abilities.
  • Maintain effective communication with employees and contractors.


  • Applicants should possess either a solid academic background in a process engineering-related discipline or have substantial experience as a maintenance technician with process control expertise in a manufacturing setting.
  • HNC in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronic Manufacturing, or a related Electrical Engineering field, or significant experience as an Electrical Maintenance Technician in a production environment.
  • A minimum of five years' experience, preferably in a food manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrated success in production technical processes and continuous improvement/OEE.
  • Proficiency in all areas of MS Office.
  • Experience and knowledge of PLCs, variable speed drives, and fault-finding.

For further information on this or any other Engineering or Manufacturing vacancy, please apply via the link below or contact for a confidential chat.