Exterior Plastics Project Engineer - 35387

  • Location

    Gaydon, Warwickshire

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    £20.00 - £22.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Kerry Duggan

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Position Description:

Project Engineer for the Rear Lids Structure and Trim department within Body Engineering to Engineer and launch vehicle programmes with responsibility for trim components.

Skills Required:

A good understanding of injection mouldings and all stages of the programme delivery - design, manufacture and assembly

  • Proven project management and launch capability within the Automotive Industry demonstrated by recent delivery on time and budget
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels within the business and suppliers including PC literacy - Microsoft Project

Experience Required:

  • Successful history of project management and launch within an Automotive environment, preferably with tailgate/doors or trim components.
  • Engineering knowledge of BIW and Plastic components, function, performance, production & manufacturing requirements.
  • CAD Literacy - ability to manipulate and interrogate CAD data and use associated visualisation tools.
  • Ability to generate CAD data in Catia v5 would be an advantage.
  • Significant experience in use of engineering tools - FMEA, Six Sigma, problem resolution etc.Working knowledge of project delivery processes - PCDS / GPDS/ FPDS / PRINCE2 or similar
  • Working knowledge of change management processes

Education Required:

Ideally Degree qualified

Additional Information:

This opportunity is in the early stages of the programme prior to Engineering sign-off and will have responsibility for developing the components across programmes through to launch.

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