Times and Methods Officer

We are looking for an experienced profile to fill a key position for the link between design and manufacturing.

We are looking for an experienced profile to fill a key position for the link between design and manufacturing. The resource will be included in ADR, a company of CFT Group, and will report to the Operation Manager.

The goal is the transformation of a mechanical design into a finished product through a well-structured processing cycle, which meets the requirements of economy and quality according to company standards.


  • Process and release the processing cycles for the production units, defining timing, costs, equipment, materials, process optimization, production efficiency;
  • Read a mechanical drawing and define its feasibility in compliance with the target cost.
  • Support the production departments, monitoring the execution of the work cycles, intervening in advance on the elimination of the causes that may generate non-conformities in order to ensure the functionality of the finished product.
  • Use of measurement calculation tools;
  • Verification of the correspondence of materials and tools with the type of work to be carried out;
  • Evaluate the economic convenience of acquiring new equipment and relative calculation of the economic return;
  • Feasibility analysis of the order in terms of time and costs;
  • Analysis of working times and times for crossing the production process;
  • Punctual analysis of the direct and indirect costs of the individual phases to define the cost of the finished product;
  • Reporting and setting of the main performance indicators;
  • Evaluate the characteristics of the materials relative to their behavior in the various processing stages;
  • Analyze finishes and tolerances.


  • Technical degree and / or mechanical degree;
  • Experience of at least 5 years in similar tasks in complex companies and possibly coming from the food & beverage sector;
  • Knowledge of business processes, in the manufacturing field for the following processes: thermal / mechanical break, welding (Mig / Tig), folding, mechanical processing, surface finishes, mechanical assemblies and light carpentry;
  • Excellent knowledge of the main characteristics of metallic materials such as steel, aluminum and iron.
  • Solidworks and Modeling
  • Project management;
  • Lean Manufacturing (use of major tools on continuous improvement).

Soft skills

  • Team working;
  • Problem solving;
  • Ability to relate to operators (consultants or service providers);
  • Cost sensitivity;
  • Leadership;
  • Ability to work under pressure;

Place of work: Sala Baganza (PR)

The job offer is intended to be addressed to one and the other sex in compliance with the Italian Legislative Decree 198/2006.