Year in Industry Placement – Continuous Improvement & HSE Placement

Aerospace, Manufacturing, Mechanical.

Timet UK Ltd is World leader in the production of titanium for the aerospace industry; it is part of the PCC Metals Group, a rapidly growing Fortune 500 company, operating in the engineering and manufacturing sector, predominantly making materials and components for the aerospace and power generation industries.

Hear from employees and graduates working at PCC

Our culture is fast-paced, dynamic and direct with an expectation of high performance from every employee. We reward performance and results and challenge each employee to reach their full potential by demanding continuous improvement, while increasing local decision-making and authority. We are committed to recruiting, training, and promoting employees who rise to these challenges. All our employees share responsibility to maintain the highest legal and ethical standards. Performing with integrity is a way of life and vital to the Company's success.”

Timet Swansea produces Titanium in Bar, Plate and Sheet form. It includes hot rolling bays for bar and flat, bar finishing, flat finishing and Service Centre.

We are looking for enthusiastic, talented, ambitious and skilled individuals who thrive on a challenge to undertake a 12 month placement within our Organisation based at our Waunarlwydd Plant in Swansea. You will work within the CI & HSE departments on the following:

Assignment Responsibilities

  • Support daily manufacturing operations for a small manufacturing cell in a high-paced aerospace facility, supporting and problem-solving Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery and People related issues. Applying problems solving methods to meet business requirements. Working with operators, engineers, manufacturing engineers, production planners and senior business leaders.
  • Support and lead new and existing, Safety, Yield, Right First Time, Digitalisation, Productivity, Variable and Fixed Cost continuous improvement projects in an aerospace manufacturing facility.
  • Use Lean manufacturing tools to identify waste in the value stream.
  • Support the 6S Program, following the method and process for creating and maintaining an organised, clean, safe and high-performing manufacturing cell.
  • Support the implementation of Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) to new equipment to understand and pareto waste.
  • Support the Zero Harm Health and Safety process for a manufacturing cell, work with team members to identify risks in processes and collectively implement risk reduction actions.

Candidate Requirements

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited residential college
  • Student must have successfully completed first year prior to co-op assignment
  • Student must be pursuing a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in any Engineering Discipline or similar
  • Must possess a Positive CAN DO ATTITUDE
  • Must have a Strong sense of urgency
  • Excellent customer service, telephone etiquette, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Broad understanding of Microsoft client/server systems, networking, Microsoft Windows operating systems, and Microsoft Office productivity tools
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with ability to consistently meet deadlines and commitments
  • Skilled in communication, facilitation and conflict resolution. Strong oral and written communications skills (technical and non-technical)
  • Capable of managing small projects and problem resolution in a cross-functional environment
  • Knowledge, concern, and understanding of business needs, with the ability to establish and maintain a high level of customer trust and confidence in the IT organization
  • Ability to demonstrate and maintain a high level of initiative, motivation, drive, goal orientation, and positive moral
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  • Deadline
  • Salary
    Competitive + benefits
  • Degree required
    All grades
  • Duration
    1 Year
  • Location
    Waunarlwydd (Swansea)
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Preferred Disciplines...
  • Aerospace
  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical
Also Accepting...
  • Aerodynamics
  • Aeronautics
  • Avionics
  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
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