senior engineer - final assembly in gaydon

posted
20 July 2018
contact
april payne, randstad cpe
job type
contract
salary
Competitive
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posted
location
gaydon, west midlands
specialism
engineering
sub specialism
automotive
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Competitive
reference number
SFA-AP0106
contact
april payne, randstad cpe
apply now

job description

Randstad Engineering are currently looking to source a Senior Engineer to work for a prestigious OEM based in the West Midlands.

The Senior Engineer will working as part of a team of engineers responsible for the continuous improvement of the assembly facility and will also be responsible for delivering robust process and quality improvements.

The successful candidate will have experience of facility & tooling requirements, PFMEA & Process Control Plans, standardised process documentation, layout planning and statistical problem resolution. You will ensure that the highest quality build standards are achieved whilst ensuring the health & safety of technicians is never compromised.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks



* Process:To produce detailed Process Operation sheets including visual aids, torque & tooling detail, quality requirements and safety info.
* 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 IE's 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 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.
* Production Support: To investigate and help resolve Manufacturing Engineering related issues experienced in Production, providing timely containments to ensure that product quality is not compromised and ensuring that technicians are familiar with process changes.
* Quality Improvements: To liaise with current vehicle engineering to ensure new or modified product content is integrated seamlessly into the production environment. To also provide dedicated 'hands-on' dimensional continuous improvements through fixture management processes.
* Technical Support:Provide information about build process / sequence and technical specifications.
* Design for Assembly: To communicate best practices to Product Engineering to improve station ergonomics, hours per car and built in quality including poke yoke or error proofing

Qualifications and Experience



* A recognised engineering apprenticeship with relevant experience in the Automotive/Aerospace industry.
* ONC minimum qualification with HNC / Degree preferred. The successful candidate will have previous Manufacturing Engineering experience, with a good understanding of problem resolution and an ability to interrogate and interpret data.
* A willingness to adopt new ideas with an open mind to low volume constraints is essential.
* Experience in automotive manufacturing environments would be advantageous.

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.

skills

Prototype

qualification

MSc

educational requirements

BSc mechanical enginering