Process Engineer



Process Engineer

Can you bring your innovative skills to our Operations department? Join our team in Newton Abbot and enjoy a collaborative culture that empowers you to build a career you can be proud of.



Location: Newton Abbot

Working Hours: Monday - Friday, 08:30 - 5:00


What would you do as our Process Engineer


As our Process Engineer, you will look to improve process flow in assembly and other primary processes, drive automation implementation and use Lean principles of Flow such as TAKT, SMED and Value Analysis to reduce costs. As part of this exciting opportunity you will project manage manufacturing associated projects including factory new layouts as well as supporting new product introductions with cost analysis and prototype development.

You would also:


  • Develop alternative production methods using Lean tools and techniques.
  • Support automation and robotics implementation while designing factory layouts and equipment.
  • Determine plant and equipment investment needs, including ROI justifications.
  • Engage in value engineering to reduce costs and design manufacturing processes for new products.
  • Take responsibility for NPD implementation, ensuring adherence to standards and maintaining health and safety practices.

The skills and experience you need
We are looking for someone who:

  • Has experience of project management
  • Has proven experience of improving productivity in a professional environment
  • Is an Engineering Apprentice with ONC/HNC in Man/ Mechanical Engineering or a Graduate with BSc/BEng in Man/Mechanical Engineering


What we offer

We’re passionate about providing amazing opportunities and benefits, so you can continue and progress a lifelong career with us – here’s what we have to offer:

  • Learning and career development opportunities, whether it’s online learning,

            management training or enhancing your skills.

  • A competitive salary and incentive schemes.
  • Variety of benefits including Holiday Flex, Cycle 2 Work, attractive company pension,

            discount portal, recognition scheme and wellbeing program… to name just a few!


We review applications regularly, so don’t wait

We are building diverse, inclusive teams, and encourage applications from everyone who can see themselves working with us.

To make sure your personal data is safe, we don’t look at any applications sent by email or post.

If you have any questions about the role or the process, email Izabella Plutowska, Sourcer at


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Newton Abbot, ENG, GB, TQ12 6UD

Production & Skilled Trades
Travel Required: 11%-30%
Mid-senior level