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Powertrain Design Engineer - 33267 - up to £25.40 Ltd

Job reference:
Coventry, West Midlands
£20 - £25.40 per hour
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A Powertrain Design Engineer is required to work for a leading automotive OEM. The position will be a long term contract role based in Whitley , Coventry and is paying a rate of up to £25.40 Ltd Co per hour.

As a Powertrain Design Engineer you will lead the design of base engine components and systems. You will be responsible for technical compliance of programme Quality, Cost, Weight, Function and timing targets. You will be developing and maintaining component timing for project design and validation maturity by gateway.

To apply for this position you should have some of the following:

  • Advanced skills required in the design and delivery of engineering systems on high performance diesel and/or petrol engines, ideally combined with casting design experience.
  • Working knowledge of quality design methods/tools including CAD and problem solving, ideally experienced in applying Design for Six Sigma methodology.
  • Experience in the creation of detailed mechanical design specifications and design verification methods. Creation/approval of detailed drawings including GD&T, interpretation and application of engineering standards, compilation of detailed dimensional tolerance stackups and checking for approval of such.
  • Able to work efficiently within a team and to communicate efficiently with external teams including component suppliers and external consultancies.
  • Experience of Base engine component/system commodity delivery or other Powertrain commodity
  • Demonstrable experience of planning and delivering components or systems from concept to production
  • Knowledge of prototype engine build methods, high volume manufacturing methods and design for service requirements.
  • Knowledge of analytical test methods.
  • Experience in the design of major aluminium cast components and the machining thereof or general engine component manufacturing processes is desirable.

In return for your experience offer:

  • Hourly rate of up to £25.40 Ltd
  • Long term contract initially until March 2018 with potential to be renewed yearly
  • Experience working with a leading automotive OEM

If you are interested Please APPLY NOW. For further information you can contact Kerry Duggan on 01384 446164 or email