BiW Process Engineer 38652


£30.02 - 30.02 per hour


Sector: Automotive
Function: Manufacturing
Contact: Ellie Ebbage
Phone: 01384 446118
Job Ref: 63580

Job details

Ref: 38652

Title: Process Engineer (BiW)

Pay Rate: up to £30.02/hr Ltd umbrella (inside IR35)

Division: Manufacturing Engineering

Contract Position based at: Halewood with visits to Midlands sites

Position Description:

BiW Process Engineer required to work as part of a team of Engineers, collaborating across functions to ensure we have established compliance with the BOP/BOD to deliver processes that meet our basic minute value/ Hours per car (BMV/HPC), quality targets and Capital investment. It is also important for us to share best practice across the platforms and between manufacturing plants to ensure we employ the best processes available wherever possible.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Application of Lean Manufacturing and Design principles.
  • Attend programme meetings at all levels and present where applicable.
  • Feasibility of all designs to suit manufacturing build requirements
  • "Design for Assembly" (DFA).
  • Build process strategy for manufacturing.
  • Planning, developing and implementation of all written Processes for manufacturing.
  • Planning, developing and implementation of all tooling, jigs and fixtures for manufacturing.
  • Supplier selection and vendor management.
  • Process Capability of all processes and equipment, including Dimensional Management applications.
  • Quality Planning and Analysis for Manufacturing.
  • Involvement in the departments work through development and monitoring of timing plans.
  • Ensure adherence to Integrated Production System (IPS) deliverables.
  • Manage technical issues and escalate where appropriate.
  • Contribute in the development and submission of departmental responses to product letters (PDL) etc.
  • Support and lead virtual build events, raising and managing issues where appropriate.
  • Support physical builds at Plant locations, raising and managing issues where appropriate.
  • Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested from time to time.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Relevant previous experience of Manufacturing / Engineering processes, tools and techniques.
  • Demonstrable ability to create detailed and effective action plans.
  • Proven layout and project management experience on installation programs.
  • Flexible approach to job responsibilities and working hours
  • A working knowledge of current Health & Safety legislation, particularly CDM Regulations.
  • Past experience with Failure Mode Analysis (FMEA)


  • Knowledge of and involvement in the product development phase
  • Experience of vehicle body assembly process development, joining technologies and body assembly equipment including tooling, automation and robotics is essential.
  • You will also possess relevant project control skills with strong communication & negotiation skills.
  • Evidence of an innovative approach to technical problem solving and process development.
  • The ability to recognise the value of, and employ best-in-class processes wherever practicable.
  • The ability to work with financial information with technical decision-making.
  • The ability to work within a multi-disciplinary teams in the pursuit of complex technical solutions and commissioning issues.
  • Knowledge of New Product Development Systems.
  • Project management experience
  • Understanding of IPS requirements & Lean Manufacturing


  • Ideally educated to degree level in Manufacturing or a similar engineering discipline

Additional Information:


Location: Halewood plus Midlands sites & suppliers

To apply for this position please send your CV to

Unfortunately we cannot progress candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.


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