Senior Lead Chassis Engineer - Structures

Senior / Lead Chassis Engineer- Structures

Norwich, Norfolk.

Permanent- 38 hours

£Competitive plus benefits

A well-known automotive brand with an investment in facilities, technologies and vehicle lines require a Senior or Lead Engineer to with aluminium tub, sub-frames experience to help lead projects from concept to production within the chassis team. 

Working for this world leading powertrain and automotive company, you will support the team leader to deliver technical solutions to project teams within the defined cost, quality and time targets. The primary technical responsibility will cover the vehicle Chassis Structure system parts.

Individuals at this level would be expected to accept design ownership of individual systems / parts and operate with an agreed level of autonomy and accountability consistent with their experience.

What you will do:

Design support of vehicle subsystems or components within a project:

Concept and detailed engineering design utilising internal departments and suppliers as appropriate.

Creation of CAD models, component drawings, assembly drawings, exploded views, installation drawings and data packs including FMEA’s and DVP’s to support project requirements in accordance with the project quality acceptance standards.

Support to ‘fit and function’ evaluation of subsystem components.

Support to performance testing of subsystem components.

Support to the generation of planning and proposal information if required. B

What you require:

HNC or equivalent in mechanical Engineering / automotive Engineering.

Expert user of 3D CAD, CATIA V5 + TeamCenter or similar preferred.

Has technical knowledge covering the specification and delivery of Chassis Structure system related parts.

Has experience which spans the design process from concept through to production launch.

Has related experience from a role in an Automotive OEM.

What you will receive:

Yearly bonus scheme ( 5 – 10% depending on candidate level)

Bupa private healthcare

25 days holiday + Bank holidays

Pension scheme

Involvement in a range of highly exciting projects


For more information or to apply, please contact Gemma Skidmore of Jonathan Lee Recruitment. 

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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