Process Engineer- Die Cast Engineering

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 day ago

Reference 1361095

 Job Description

Process Engineer- Die Cast Engineering

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:

Basic Function:

  • Provides engineering support in the design, development and operation of all manufacturing systems to continuously improve productivity and economically produce products of maximum quality.

Principal Job 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 reflectedInitiate and develop good working relationships with internal and external customers
  • Support Sales and Quality Assurance departments as required
  • Stay abreast of technological advancesEnsure 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


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
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Service awards