Principal Closures Engineer

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    Coventry, West Midlands

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    Ray Greenman

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    about 2 years ago

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Principal Engineer Closures & Mechanisms - Hourly Contract - Coventry

This is a terrific opportunity for an experienced Principal Engineer Closures & Mechanisms to join the Vehicle Concept Group of the European Technical Centre of a very ambitious vehicle manufacturer located in Coventry.

The Vehicle Concept Group is responsible for the integration, design and development of:

  • Bonnet, doors & tailgate BIW structures
  • Release mechanisms - locks, latches, door release handles and check straps
  • Side glass and window regulators
  • Door, bonnet and tailgate sealing
  • Fuel filler modules and release mechanism

In this role the Principal Engineer Closures & Mechanisms will need engineering skills and experience of working on closure systems design and development from concept to production.

Main Activities and Tasks of this Principal Engineer Closures & Mechanisms job:

  • Report to the Chief Engineer Upper Body
  • Responsible for generation and development of closures & mechanisms
  • CAD operation skills required, able to create and manipulate geometry for primary communication of concepts and schemes
  • Catia v5 operative skills, able to generate 3D geometry, 2D data and sectional data
  • Team Centre PLM utilisation

Candidate requirements for this Principal Engineer Closures & Mechanisms job:

  • Degree qualified or similar qualification
  • Depth of experience in the delivery of closure & mechanisms
  • Experience of leading and mentoring a small team of CAD Engineers

Interested Principal Engineers Closures & Mechanisms should contact Ray Greenman today to discuss this terrific opportunity.


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