Work Study Engineer

We have a great opportunity to join our client in London as an Work Study Engineer on a 6 month rolling contract.
As Work Study Engineer, you will conduct observation of build procedures/specification and analyse data in order to establish a library of standard build times. These standard build times will serve two purposes: 1) for existing submerged products in production and 2) for the variation of products within the Company Product Catalogue.
  • Engineering degree or equivalent (mechanical, industrial, production)
  • Completion of recognized Work Study Course
  • Must have 5-6 years technical experience working within a manufacturing/production environment
  • Experience of new product introduction
  • Experience of maintaining standard times, Reference Operation Set (Ref Ops), BOM on SAP/MRP System
  • Excellent communication and management skills
  • Committed individual with ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Enthusiastic with excellent problem solving skills
  • Working closely with Submerged Equipment Design and Industrialization Engineers (SED/SEI) and production personnel to conduct observation on submerged product build procedures to determine time and motion requirement
  • Use of traditional time study method to perform production studies to promote efficient and economical utilization of personnel and facilities
  • Analyses work study data and build specification to establish standard build times for variation of products
  • Applies principles of Industrial Engineering to evaluate work method proposals and to make cost recommendation to SED/SEI
  • Constantly reviews and analysis production processes to improve efficiency, down time, reject rates and reduce standard times and cost.
Competitive hourly rate.