ame senior engineer - trim and final in gaydon

08 November 2018
april payne, randstad cpe
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gaydon, west midlands
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Are you a skilled engineer? Would you like to work with one of the world's leading car manufacturers?

We are currently working to source a Senior Engineer to work as part of the Manufacturing Engineering function on an on-going basis. Is this you? If so, please read through and click apply.

The Senior Engineer will be responsible for the delivery of vehicle programmes from manufacturing feasibility / original concept and design, through to and including current production.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks

To representing Manufacturing Engineering at regular management feedback meetings, programme Gateways and have the ability to cascade information effectively. You will also need to facilitate meetings and Virtual build events.

* Process:To produce detailed process operation sheets including visual aids, torque & tooling detail, quality requirements and safety information.
* Facilities / Layout: Working with Logistics & Facilities Engineers to determine efficient station layouts including modifications to existing facilities, racking & part presentation requirements, liaising with external suppliers of equipment and compiling necessary documents for implementation and approval.
* Manpower: Working with Industrial Engineers to develop effective manpower requirements reflecting volume mix and model specification including methods improvements to achieve hours per car target.
* Tooling:To select the appropriate (volume representative) Jigs and Fixtures, including specialised hand tools and power tool requirements to meet vehicle quality and hours per car targets whilst ensuring operator safety targets are achieved.
* Health and Safety:To liaise with the Health & Safety department to ensure all processes & materials are suitable for the manufacturing environment. Project Environmental Checklists will also be required when raising Project requests.
* PD Support: To work with the product development team from feasibility stage through virtual builds and onto to Job#1 delivery, ensuring due consideration is given to design for assembly, fool proofing techniques and ease of assembly.
* Quality Improvements: To liaise with product development to ensure new or modified product content is integrated seamlessly into the production environment.
* Technical Support: Provide advice / information to other business areas regarding production build sequence and technical specifications.

Qualifications & Experience:

A recognised engineering apprenticeship with substantial experience in the Motor Vehicle environment. ONC or equivalent minimum qualification required, Engineering Degree preferred.

The successful candidate will have substantial Manufacturing Engineering experience, an ability to interrogate and interpret technical data and a good understanding of industry Manufacturing Engineering procedures and standards.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.





educational requirements

automotive engineering,engineering