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Project Engineer

  • Location

    Wellingborough

  • Sector:

    Automotive

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40k - 45k per year

  • Contact:

    Rob Johnson

  • Contact email:

    rob.johnson@jonlee.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01384446160

  • Job ref:

    53940

Job Title: Project Engineer

Location: Wellingborough

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year

Overview:

We are currently recruiting for an experienced project engineer to work at our client’s site in Wellingborough, the role will require the successful candidate to ensure that customer satisfaction is maintained through the control and implementation of new projects to agreed engineering standards and processes.

Key Duties:

Engineer and administer the New Project Introduction (NPI) process to ensure a successful outcome. Engineers will work within a cross-functional team responsible for the total life cycle of manufacturing projects

Duties to include but not be exclusive to:

  • To support the Quotation Process by coordinating and, where required, generating appropriate manufacturing schemes, including tooling packages, defining appropriate fixturing and special equipment as required 
  • To support the commercial team in the acquisition of new business with information, planning and timing estimations
  • To create and maintain the Project Plan(s) for each project
  • To ensure the Project Gateway process is utilised, facilitating Gateway meetings as appropriate
  • To create and maintain the Critical Concern and Action Report(s) CCAR(s) for each project
  • To drive action from the teams and individual engineers in support of the Project Plans and CCARs
  • To resolve daily project issues and concerns where practicable
  • To escalate any unresolved actions to the appropriate level of management in a prompt and constructive manner
  • To provide mandated, periodic and occasional reports to the business, in the various prescribed formats as requested
  • To ensure that all appropriate project documentation (e.g. Process Sheets, FMEA, Process Flow, MSA and PPAP) is completed by the appropriate functions in support of the project delivery 
  • To present, at various levels internally and externally, key project aspects as required in support of the project deliverables
  • To ensure that the project deliverables are delivered on time and to budget as far as is reasonably practicable 
  • To provide process restructuring planning and support if required
  • To lead, co-ordinated or participate in problem solving activities using approved tools and techniques.
  • To work in an IATF16949 environment, upholding the ethics of the company’s quality standards.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • An HND or Degree in Mechanical, Production or Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent is essential
  • Proven experience gained within low to medium volume machining processes, preferably gained within an automotive environment
  • Previous experience of project co-ordination including budget control and man management skills
  • SixSigma training to at least Green Belt

If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Rob Johnson on 01384 446 160 (Direct Line) or 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 Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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.

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