Chassis Design Engineer

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    Birmingham, West Midlands

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    Jeff Lane

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    about 2 years ago

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Design/Project Engineer - Chassis Systems - Birmingham - Contract - £Competitive rate
I am seeking a Design/Project Engineer in an exciting opportunity to join a world-class team responsible for delivering complete chassis systems solutions to vehicle manufacturers in the UK and around the world.
Our client is one of the world's largest producers of chassis systems, supplying all major vehicle manufacturers. They lead the field in many areas of design and research, and deliver cutting-edge technologies for a range of innovative programmes.
Reporting to the Design Team Manager the Design/Project Engineer will have time proven mechanical engineering / design experience with knowledge of research and development designs for automotive components ensuring Customer and Company requirements are achieved.

What you will do
As Design/Project Engineer;

  • As a member of the Chassis team you will be responsible for CAD models and associated drawings of components and assemblies in adherence with company procedures and standards
  • You will engage with internal and external suppliers to ensure the designs represent best value design solutions whilst ensuring safety and functional requirements are surpassed
  • Work with the customer to define and develop chassis solutions
  • Collaborate closely with the chassis team to support requests and develop engineered solutions
  • Reporting of design projects in a concise and accurate manner, supporting reviews as required

What you will need
As Design/Project Engineer;

  • Mechanical engineering qualification to HNC/HND/Degree level
  • Apprenticeship or equivalent experience preferred
  • Good level of Catia V5 3D modelling and drawing preparation experience would be an advantage
  • Detailed understanding of automotive chassis components and their functions
  • Detailed understanding of Mechanics, FE analysis and ability to conduct basic stress calculations
  • Good communications skills, both oral and written, and the ability to communicate at all levels

What you will get
As Design/Project Engineer;

  • Experience of working for a prestigious automotive Tier1
  • A competitive rate
  • Career development and progression

Suitably qualified and experienced Design/Project Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letter

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