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Dimensional Lead Engineer - 37214

  • Location: Solihull
  • Salary: £29.38 - 29.38 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 25 days ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Manufacturing and production
  • Contact: Rachel Meacham
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446112
  • Expiry Date: 22 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 58803

Title: Dimensional Lead Engineer - 37214

Division: Manufacturing Engineering

Contract Position based at: Solihull

Rate: - up to £29.38/hour Ltd (c£22.66/hour PAYE option)

Position Description:

Dimensional Lead Engineer responsible for representing Dimensional Control and Building integrity as Vehicle Line Specialist at the home base.

  • Coordinate and monitor the buy off, creation support and application of the Dimensional Management system program model lines.
  • Support/lead the benchmarking of alternative launch practices within the Automotive industry to establish and implement best practices.
  • Ensure key dimensional KPI metrics are delivered (e.g. PIST, PPK)
  • Coordinate and monitor the build quality performance, monitoring the launch sites to recognise and address capability issues and address them.
  • Liaise with the Advanced Manufacturing Engineers, Current Manufacturing Engineers, Product Development, Stamping Engineering engineers, managers and Area managers of launch sites to prepare and accomplish the hand-over of dimensional quality activities within Job1 +90.
  • Coordinate and monitor the compliance with corporate initiatives like International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) 14001 TS 16949 etc within the team

Skills Required:

  1. General understanding of Manufacturing Processes & Lean Principles
  2. Effective Communicator; Verbal and Written
  3. Computer Literacy; Self Motivated; Good Problem Solving Skills

Skills Preferred:

  • General understanding of Automotive Manufacturing Processes (ideally Body-in-White)
  • Understanding of part/assembly Location Strategy Principals
  • Relevant Dimensional / Tooling Maturation experience
  • Metrology experience
  • Understanding of GD&T (Geometric, Dimensioning and Tolerancing)
  • Six Sigma Training
  • CAD Skills - Catia V5/V6
  • DVA Skills - 3DCS and / or VisVSA

Education Preferred:

Degree / Higher National Certificate / Diploma in relevant Engineering discipline

Additional Information:


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