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Durability & Robustness Project Leader - 34757

  • Location

    Gaydon, Warwickshire

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  • Salary:

    £26 - £27.81 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Meacham

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  • Duration:

    12 months

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Durability & Robustness Project Leader - 34757 - up to £27.81/hr

Location - Gaydon

A Durability & Robustness Project Leader is required to work for a leading automotive OEM based in Gaydon, Warwickshire.

Position Description:

The position is for a Durability & Robustness Project Leader who has the responsibility for the management and delivery of the Durability & Robustness attribute. This includes:

  • Target setting & requirement management
  • Planning, management & report out of all virtual, rig & driven testing
  • Results and issue management including root cause analysis and resolution
  • Requirement to oversee and conduct a list of function tests on an 'ad hoc' basis.

Skills Required:


  • Skills & knowledge of automotive suspension systems, loads management & RLD including understanding of the Mechanics & Dynamics of structural systems. Management of projects.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Good knowledge of vehicle testing including strength & fatigue theory.

Experience Required:

  • Candidate should have experience in vehicle testing (driven and/or rig) with knowledge of Chassis systems & load management. This should include knowledge of the road load data (RLD) process & its application to testing on rigs and assessing system/component capacity versus demand.
  • The candidate should have project management experience.
  • Minimum considered qualification is Mechanical or Automobile Engineering Degree.

In return for your experience we can offer:

  • Long term contract initially until March 2019 with potential to be renewed yearly
  • Experience working with a leading automotive company

Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.

For more information and to apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.