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Gemma Skidmore

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  2. gemma.skidmore@jonlee.co.uk
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Gemma is a recruitment consultant with 13 years’ experience in technical engineering recruitment. She specialises in the sourcing and placement of automotive, motorsport, and off highway professionals within the powertrain, material handling, product development and automotive engineering industries.

Gemma is adept at recruiting hard-to-find candidates, from skilled professionals through to senior management appointments on both a contract and permanent basis.

Gemma has worked with SMEs and larger corporates managing the service from start to finish. Her consultative and partnership approach allows her to form long-term, productive relationships with her clients.

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Resident Engineer- CATIA- Plastics - Injection Mouldings

Resident Engineer- - CATIA- Plastics Warwickshire- to £45k plus benefits inc bonus and pension We are seeking a Resident Engineer to be responsible for the design & development of new manufactured bespoke automotive cable management products. You will work onsite 3/4 days per week in the UK's largest automotive OEM based in Gaydon. Key Responsibilities Value Customers To prepare concept designs to address customer design briefs and liaise directly with customers to clarify design brief parameters & agree design features & functionality. Take Responsibility Assume responsibility for allocated development projects for all design related aspects, supporting project management working within cross functional teams to progress product developments through relevant operational departments. Full responsibility for design elements of project management of allocated projects; in line with defined APQP process. Support Operations teams particularly Toolroom, Technical & Quality functions to ensure the design intent & integrity is maintained through to commercialisation. About You Competent Catia V5 CAD user - 12 months minimum Appreciation of design for manufacture. Appreciation of injection moulding/plastics Minimum 2 years automotive industry experience- desirable. Competent user of EDM preferably Windchill- desirable. This role will require c.4 days work on-site at the client in Warwickshire. For more information please contact Jeff Lane of Jonathan Lee Recruitment 01384 446108

Permanent / Gaydon, Warwickshire

Senior Design Engineer- Body Systems (BIW)

Senior Body System Engineer Body Systems (BIW)- CATIA- Nuneaton to £37ph I am seeking a Senior Body System Engineer to work on the delivery of Engineered Body System designs of heavy innovative vehicles. About you: Degree or equivalent in Design/ Mechanical Engineering or relevant discipline. Extensive experience of Design and Development experience in Engineering Vehicle Body Systems with some experience in a Low volume manufacturing environment. Supervision of a small team, circa 2- 4 people. Full product lifecycle experience. - Previous responsibility for delivering Body system designs to a low volume vehicle programme. - Lightweight composite body structures including design, structural analysis, layup specification, material specification, tooling methodologies, part manufacture and processing advantages and limitations experience required. - Experience in lightweight aluminium bonded frame design, specification, material analysis, integration into composite structures, corrosion mitigation and manufacturing methodologies. - Experience of crashworthiness in vehicle structures. - Knowledge of body structure homologation requirements and test standards. - Understanding of body structure NVH issues and mitigations. The role: Management of Body Engineering function for existing, current and potential future programmes. - Responsibility and focal point for all Body related Engineering issues on existing, current and future platforms. - Specification of Body systems and components. - Delivery of Engineered Body System designs. - Development and Maintenance of Body CAD package and BOM. - Generation of Design Specifications, management of 2D drawings and design data. - Develop Project Timing and delivery schedule for System Parts and Functionality. - Release Approval for components and Systems to Specification. - Scoping of outsourced Engineering activities. - Supplier Management - Outsource Engineering and Part Development. - Team Workload Planning and Prioritisation. - Provision of Build Support for area of amphibian responsibility. - Test Planning and DVP Sign-Off responsibility. - Support FMEA and related documentation development. - Provide Budget input for department and manage spend accordingly. - Support Recruitment activities within System area. What's appealing about this role: - A competitive market hourly rate with long term work on offer with extra hours available. - Ownership and technical input to new concept and development fast moving projects. - The opportunity to be part of a unique, innovative highly technical product. For more information or to apply please contact Gem

Contract / Nuneaton, Warwickshire