Process Technician

Posted on February 8th, 2024 by Staffline

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£25,000 - £35,600 per annum

Type of Job: Permanent

Process Technician


Permanent Contract

Up to £35,600 depending on experience


Process Technicians are involved at all stages of the manufacturing process, monitoring and improving the areas under their control.  Their job is to know this process in great detail as they will be responsible for identifying when the process is deviating from the norm and taking action to correct it or involve senior members of staff if/when they are not able to correct the problem.

A key feature of the role is to maintain accurate and clear documentation that proves that these processes are being carried out in accordance with both internal and external regulations. It is important that procedures are followed, but it is also important that it can be shown and proved that procedures were followed.

Process Technician is also responsible for the gathering of data from their process and reporting it to senior staff members (typically an Engineer).


What a typical day looks like:


Problem solving to ensure production can carry on

  • Root, Cause, Corrective Action (RCCA)
  • 5 Why’s

Process audits

Statistical Analysis

Process Improvements - Scrap / Rework / Downtime / Productivity

Creating and maintaining documentation & specifications

Training / validation

Liaising with suppliers / sub-contractor


Our ideal Candidate:



Dependable, responsible contributor who is committed to excellence and success

Good interpersonal skills (team worker)

Prepared to follow procedures

Eye for detail

Target orientated




NVQ in Engineering Manufacture or equivalent / Advanced Modern Apprenticeship

Computer literacy including Microsoft suite

Previous experience in assembly areas and clean area envirionments

English language and Maths to GCSE Grade C or above


Hours of Work:

Overtime available when required

A Shift                           Monday to Thursday 6am to 1:35pm

No Premium                   Friday 6am to 12:45pm

B Shift                           Monday to Thursday 1:25pm to 9:05pm

10% Premium                Friday 12:35pm to 7pm