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Interior Trim Engineer

  • Location: Romford
  • Salary: £Comp + Bens per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Interior Trim Engineer

£Comp + Bens



An Interior Trim Engineer is required to manage the design, engineering, release and launch of interior sub-systems for a major OEM client's programmes. Candidates with a depth of experience within engineering of either exterior or interior trim components/systems would be well received.

Due to increased workloads this company, an automotive engineering services provider, based in Basildon, requires a proactive Interior Trim Engineer to be responsible for the development of interior systems that satisfy customer expectation meeting quality, cost and timing targets. As an Interior Trim Engineer your responsibilities will include:

  • Development and design of hard trim, including feasibility, durability, weight and cost responsibility
  • Cross functional liaison between teams
  • Feasibility for manufacturing processes and tooling design constraints
  • Project Management
  • Integration responsibility for mating components (checking interfaces to wiring, body in white restraints components, etc)
  • Incorporation of manufacturing requirements
  • Cost Management to Budget
  • Supplier and Customer interface
  • Group Reporting and meetings

The Interior Trim Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

  • Preferably degree qualified, or other equivalent experience
  • Production validation test experience
  • Experience in interior system development
  • Experience in project management techniques and change management processes desirable
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint etc
  • Strong team leader with clear communication and presentation skills

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with OEM product development experience to be involved with an iconic commercial vehicle programme. In return for your experience, this Basildon based automotive engineering service provider will offer you:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as an Interior Trim Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Interior Trim Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.


Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.