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Lead Engineer - Body Structures

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

Posted about 1 month ago

Lead Engineer - Body Structures

£Competitive plus benefits


Automotive / Motorsport

A Lead Engineer is required to lead design, development, testing and introduction of new body structure components or commodities for automotive and motorsport programmes. Candidates with experience of concept generation and cross functionality problem resolution would be well received.

Due to increased workloads this company, a specialist developer of road and race vehicles, requires a Lead Engineer, based in Belper, to deliver the commodity plan to quality, cost and time and lead on the technical content and integrity of specific body structure components and systems across all programmes, both current and future. As a Lead Engineer you will be required to:

  • Development and delivery of the engineering solutions to meet the defined customer requirements
  • Manage the design, development and testing activity to minimise the project duration
  • Responsible for the technical details ensuring they are accurate and aligned to the customer needs
  • Manage Change Request, expenditure forecasting and the relevant supplier teams in support of delivery of the programme milestones
  • Manage component and vehicle test plans, including detailed planning of test and development stages through to sign off and support rectification of issues

The Lead Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

  • Engineering degree qualified or equivalent
  • Previous experience delivering automotive body structure components
  • A good working knowledge of product creation & delivery, change control, product definition and change management processes
  • Previous programme delivery experience, with influencing and engagement skills

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with previous experience of managing the resolution of business, technical and process issues within a Project Team environment to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Belper based specialist developer of road and race vehicles will offer you:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension

No Certificate of Sponsorship is available. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Body Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Lead Engineer - Body Structures 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.