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Lead Dimensional Engineer - 34797

  • Location

    Gaydon, Warwickshire

  • Sector:

    Automotive

  • Job disciplines:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £20.00 - £33.98 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sarah Gilbert

  • Contact email:

    sarah.gilbert@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    33

  • Salary low:

    20

  • Job ref:

    BBBH45898

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-03-26

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Job Title - Lead Dimensional EngineerHourly rate - up to £33.98 p/h LTD Location - WarwickshireIndustry - Automotive An opportunity has arisen for a Lead Dimensional Maturation & Build Integrity Engineer. In this vital role, you will take lead engineer responsibility for a small team of engineers, and ensure the objectives and deliverables assigned and agreed by the team are met.

You'll be accountable for:

  • dimensional integrity of BIW assemblies and Body structures
  • actively promote efficient departmental development actions and process improvements, continuing the journey towards dimensional excellence
  • lead the analysis and problem solving for all body assembly dimensional issues and is a major stake holder in other dimensional issues associated with Body and Trim
  • play a key part in optimising styling and design for dimensional robustness
  • guide your team, enabling them to provide feasibility solutions, as well as analysing best practice processes and benchmarking our products
  • lead your team through a broad range of key duties - from commissioning activities on BIW assembly tooling, through to analysing dimensional reports on incoming parts, tooling and assembly

Skill required:

  • leadership skills and will have held a senior engineering position
  • proven track record in manufacturing engineering operating in a BIW, Metrology / Measurement or Quality area is essential
  • Experience of vehicle body assembly, body assembly equipment including tooling, automation and robotics is essential
  • strong communication skills.
  • ability to write technical reports and present at a senior level are essential requirements.

Experience Required:

  • valid driving licence and are ready and able to travel
  • Experience in metrology and manufacturing engineering as well as Six Sigma experience as Green Belt or Black Belt are beneficial
  • Closure Assemblies and/or Cladding Processes
  • Experience would be ideal but not a necessity
  • Degree, in a relevant Engineering Discipline

If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.