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Position: Quality Engineer, Full Time/Permanent

Location:             TRP Sealing Systems Ltd

                              24 Netherwood Road

                              Rotherwas Industrial Estate

                              Hereford

                              HR2 6JU

Hours: Monday to Friday 08:30 – 17:00.

About us

TRP is a value driven, global manufacturer of compression and injection moulded rubber and rubber metal bonded components, used in a variety of safety critical sectors such as food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, oil & Gas and power generation.  Our focus is to provide world class customer service, delivering excellence in everything we do, and we recognize that it is our people who make the difference.  Trust and understanding are core foundations of the business, and we encourage our employees to think creatively in order to find quicker, faster, smarter and better ways to manufacture our products.


Job Description:

•             Provide support to the Quality and Operations department on all quality related functions at TRP Sealing System Ltd UK, working closely with the operations and technical teams to achieve customer expectations, the business objectives, mission, vision and values.

•             Support the continued implementation of the Quality and Environmental Management Systems including conducting internal audits.

•             Perform visual and dimensional inspection of products to ensure conformity to customer and internal requirements.  

•             Support the development and introduction of New Product Implementation.    


Primary Job responsibilities:

•             Drive the reduction in internal defect rates through continuous improvement activities.

•             Support the corrective and preventive action process in regards to customer complaints and internal issues.

•             Support the management of the company’s QMS in accordance with the requirements of ISO9001 and EMS in accordance with the requirements of ISO14001.

•             Implement and maintain quality tools such as SPC, FMEA and Control Plans.

•             Support the new product introduction process including the generation of Sample and PPAP documentation, FMEA’s and Control Plans. 

•             Conducting part measurement through the use of various measurement equipment.

•             Support the management of the supplier approval process and supplier monitoring activities.

•             Conduct internal audits as part of an audit team as per the requirements of the audit schedule.

•             Provide training on quality control to operations team.

•             Lead continuous improvement activities to improve manufacturing quality performance.


Experience and Qualifications:

 •             3+ years of experience working as a Quality Engineer or at a senior level within a quality team for a manufacturing company (preferably rubber manufacturing).

•             A recognized Quality/Engineering related qualification – Chartered Quality Institute Quality Management certificate/diploma or equivalent.

•             Experience of working to the requirements of an Environmental Management Systems.

•             Knowledge of IATF16949 Quality Management Systems advantageous.

•             Internal auditor trained to ISO9001 and 14001 or experience in internal audit and willing to undertake formal training. 

•             IAFT16949 internal auditor training is advantageous.

•             Lean principles knowledge - six sigma green/black belt is preferred.


Personal Attributes:

 •            A team player, comfortable to work at all levels within the organization.

•             Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

•             Able to lead a project team.

•             Promotes a positive can-do attitude.

•             An accurate and detailed approach in all areas of personal/professional performance.


Industry: Rubber moulding


Salary: £30,000 – £35,000


Application process

If you are interested in this position and feel you have the required skills please send your CV to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com




Position: Injection Press Process Engineer, Full Time/Permanent

Location:             TRP Sealing Systems Ltd

                              24 Netherwood Road

                              Rotherwas Industrial Estate

                              Hereford

                              HR2 6JU

Hours: Monday to Friday 08:30 – 16:30.

About us

TRP is a value driven, global manufacturer of compression and injection moulded rubber and rubber metal bonded components, used in a variety of safety critical sectors such as food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, oil & Gas and power generation.  Our focus is to provide world class customer service, delivering excellence in everything we do, and we recognize that it is our people who make the difference.  Trust and understanding are core foundations of the business, and we encourage our employees to think creatively in order to find quicker, faster, smarter and better ways to manufacture our products.


Job Description:

•             Set all new injection moulded products by fitting tools to press, manufacture prototypes/samples/first offs and when required mould initial small order quantities (must be hands on).

•             Effectively introduce new Injection moulded products through sampling process bettering costed performance output.

•             Generate work instructions and train operators in how to effectively run the mould tools to achieve and better sampling performance.

•             Support in the design of, and improvement of, injection mould tools and processes. 

•             Optimize injection press performance.

•             Perform process review audits

•             Support the introduction or automated moulding through the use of robots.

•             Maintain records of new product introduction processes.

•             Update and present status of New tools in weekly Tooling and sampling meeting.

•             Investigate and Problem solve issues arising on injection moulding presses.


Primary Job responsibilities:

•             New product introduction, sampling and prototyping of new tools

•             Product verification against costings

•             Process validation of new mould tools.

•             New product work instructions generation.

•             Assisting with the update to standard operating procedures.

•             Training operators following new tool implementation.

•             Support the Quality Manager (QM) to implement new products at TRP Sealing System Ltd.


The QM has responsibility for the effective sampling of new product to ensure costing is met including, scrap rate, hourly output and material usage.

•             Help in the implementation of key quality tools such as SPC, FMEA and Control Plans.

•             Lead continuous improvement activities to improve general manufacturing performance.

•             Support in the introduction of new compression moulding product.


Experience and Qualifications:

 

•             3+ years’ experience working as a New Product Introduction/Process/Product/Development Engineer or in a similar position within a manufacturing company.

•             3+ years’ recent experience working on injection moulding presses, experience with rubber moulding and Maplan presses advantageous.

•             Able to read part drawings and knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).

•             Forklift truck license

•             Tool fitting and setting experience

•             A recognized Engineering/Process improvement or similar related qualification or 5+ years’ work experience

•             Experience of working to the requirements of an Environmental Management Systems to ISO14001.

•             Experience of working to the requirements of a Quality Management Systems to ISO 9001.

•             Knowledge of IATF16949 Quality Management Systems advantageous.

•             Lean principles knowledge - six sigma green belt is preferred.


Personal Attributes:

 

•             A team player, comfortable to work with colleagues at all levels within the organization.

•             Promotes a positive can-do attitude.

•             Flexible to work differing/additional hours when needing.

•             An accurate and detailed approach in all areas of personal/professional performance.


Industry: Rubber moulding


Salary: £30,000 – £35,000


Application process

If you are interested in this position and feel you have the required skills please send your CV to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com




Job Title : Service Hand


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Service hand position offering new increased pay rates:

•             training rate £10.51/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £11.04/hr after training completed

•             Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £11.36, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, Continental shifts

Working hours 07:00 - 19:00/ 19:00 - 07:00, rotating days and nights, 4 on/4 off

 

Role/Responsibilities:

•             supplying compound/cords to the presses and collecting gaskets from the presses

•             Identifying and supplying correct materials to the presses

•             Keeping a clean and tidy work environment

•             labelling, scanning, monitoring supply levels

•             Organising of material supply to ensure smooth operation.

 

Key skills:

•             IT literate

•             Able to organise/prioritise the work load

•             Eye for detail

•             Able to communicate effectively

•             Strong team approach


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing




Job Title : Press Operator


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Press Operator position offering new increased pay rates:

•             training rate £11.98/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £12.59/hr after training completed

•             Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £12.96, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

 

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, Continental shifts

Working hours 07:00 - 19:00/ 19:00 - 07:00, rotating days and nights, 4 on/4 off

 

Role/Responsibilities:

· Manufacture of gaskets or rubber mouldings

· Ensure that the product specification and Standard Operating Procedures are followed; the cure time and temperature shall be set correctly as per specification.

· Examine visually/fully inspect the gaskets for faults: where cycle times allow cures on large presses, all gaskets shall be inspected. When running shuttle presses all gaskets shall be inspected prior to removal from the mould; problems shall be reported to the Team Leader/Shift Support.

· Gaskets should be checked for moulded defects as often as possible during non-loading and unloading time however a full inspection check needs to take place hourly

· Work with team members, Shift Support, Team Leader and other colleagues to fulfil the job requirements.

 

Key skills:

· Dexterity – eye/hand co-ordination

· Eye for detail

· Work to a target

· Able to communicate effectively

· Able to build up resilience in the workplace


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing




Job Title : Press Operator 2 shift


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Press Operator position offering new increased pay rates and working pattern:

•             training rate £10.39/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £10.91/hr after training completed

•             Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £11.23, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

 

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, 2 shift (Monday to Friday)

Working hours 37.5 hrs/week

06:00 - 14:00/ 14:00 - 22:00, rotating mornings/afternoons

 

Role/Responsibilities:

· Manufacture of gaskets or rubber mouldings

· Ensure that the product specification and Standard Operating Procedures are followed; the cure time and temperature shall be set correctly as per specification.

· Examine visually/fully inspect the gaskets for faults: where cycle times allow cures on large presses, all gaskets shall be inspected. When running shuttle presses all gaskets shall be inspected prior to removal from the mould; problems shall be reported to the Team Leader/Shift Support.

· Gaskets should be checked for moulded defects as often as possible during non-loading and unloading time however a full inspection check needs to take place hourly

· Work with team members, Shift Support, Team Leader and other colleagues to fulfil the job requirements.

 

Key skills:

· Dexterity – eye/hand co-ordination

· Eye for detail

· Work to a target

· Able to communicate effectively

· Able to build up resilience in the workplace


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing




Job Title : Injection Moulding Operator


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Injection Moulding Operator position offering new increased pay rates:

·       training rate £10.54/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £11.07/hr after training completed

·       Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £11.39, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

 

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, Continental shifts

Working hours 07:00 - 19:00/ 19:00 - 07:00, rotating days and nights, 4 on/4 off

 

Role/Responsibilities:

· Mould, Trim and Inspect injection moulded items in line with internal specifications, customer standards and output targets

· Present moulded parts for the post cure process

· Adhere to all company standard operating procedures to ensure internal processes are followed and work is conducted with a safety first approach

· Recording all operational activities, interacting with live data capture systems to log output and scrap

· Identification of defects and reporting of defects when action limits are reached.

· Suggesting improvement ideas that will improve output or quality performance

· Minimize waste through being an active member in departmental 5S activity ensuring availability and organization of tools and equipment, promoting good housekeeping and identifying unsafe working behaviour

 

Key skills:

· Dexterity – eye/hand co-ordination

· Eye for detail

· Work to a target

· Strong team approach

· Able to build up resilience in the workplace


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing




Job Title : Extrusion Operator


Location : TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Hereford


Overview

TRP Sealing Systems, rubber manufacturer based in Hereford, Rotherwas Ind Est, is currently looking to recruit for the Extrusion Operator position offering new increased pay rates:

·       training rate £11.15/hr for a period of 6-8 weeks, rising to £11.72/hr after training completed

·       Extra benefits after 1 year service which include increased pay rate £12.06, extra paid holidays, medical insurance scheme.

 

All necessary PPE provided.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, Continental shifts

Working hours 07:00 - 19:00/ 19:00 - 07:00, rotating days and nights, 4 on/4 off

 

Role/Responsibilities:

·       Adjust, calibrate and test equipment at the beginning of every shift to ensure correct pressure, speed, temperature and general operation.

·       Examine visually, and measure cords for thickness to ensure machines are producing according to Standard Operating Procedures, making adjustments as needed

·       Work with team members, Cell Leader and Team Leader and other colleagues to fulfil the job requirements

·       Raw material selection and traceability

·       Use regulated cleaning solutions to properly maintain and clean equipment

·       Maintain agreed standard of cleanliness of machine and work area

·       Competent in completion of all quality and performance specifications to the correct standard at all times

·       use the right materials, rejecting any contaminated raw materials

 

Key skills:

· Dexterity – eye/hand co-ordination

· Eye for detail

· Work to a target

· Able to communicate effectively

· Able to build up resilience in the workplace


Please apply in writing to mariana.dumitru@trpsealing.com enclosing a CV or completed External link opens in new tab or windowapplication form.

Closing date for applications - ongoing






For general job applications, please apply in writing with CV to :

 

Gina Children, TRP Sealing Systems Ltd, Netherwood Road, Rotherwas Industrial Estate, Hereford, HR2 6JU

or email External link opens in new tab or windowgina.children@trpsealing.com 

or contact by telephone: 01432 279366.