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Automotive Engineer (Material content)

  • Location

    Bedford, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Automotive

  • Job disciplines:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Tina Field

  • Contact email:

    tina.field@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    28

  • Salary low:

    22

  • Job ref:

    BBBH45202

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-01-25

  • Consultant:

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Job title: Automotive Engineer
Location: Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Industry: Automotive

An Automotive Engineer is required with knowledge of cost reduction and validation.

Due to continued growth this company, a description based in Cranfield requires an Automotive Engineer with manufacturing process experience for a new contract role. As an Automotive Engineer you will be required to:

  • Establish the processes, workflows and timescales
  • Identify the necessary data sources and related functions
  • Establish database of findings
  • Establish network with other regions
  • Gather already available data from design & quality assurance activities
  • Interrogate component content from CAD/drawing data
  • Perform physical checks on selected parts as necessary
  • Analyse manufacturing processes for selected parts
  • Validate actual material content vs. declared content
  • Identify gaps between actual and declared content
  • Support buyers negotiations and follow through on delivery of savings
  • Support design engineers in new development projects
  • Share findings and best practice with other regions


The Automotive Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

  • Ideally qualified with an engineering degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience within an Automotive OEM environment
  • Good analysis and validation skills


This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of automotive production process to develop your career.

If you have any questions about the Automotive Engineer role or would like to apply, please contact Tina Field at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 889259.