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Senior Design Engineer - Exterior Trim

  • Location: Newport
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 20 days ago

Senior Design Engineer Exterior Trim - Vehicle Conversions - Pontypool - £Competitive Salary

Our client is an established Vehicle conversion company who create bespoke vehicles that stand out on the road. With a background coming from years of motor racing experience on and off the track they are passionate about what they do, and firmly believe in dedication, quality, and producing a range of innovative custom-built vehicles.

The Senior Design Engineer Exterior Trim will be r esponsible for the design and development of production parts working with A-Surface Designers to ensure cosmetic designs are compatible with engineering requirements. The Design Engineer Vehicle Conversions will take an a ctive role in new product development with multiple new projects per year.

As Senior Design Engineer Exterior Trim - Vehicle Conversions - you will be required to

  • Take an active role in new product development
  • Maintain the design process documentation throughout the life of the vehicle.
  • Design & Source Fixtures and Assembly Aids
  • Plan project requirements and resources, including the sourcing of subcontract elements, etc.
  • Define the customer specification into either a departmental action or subcontractor order
  • Accurately cost any changes in specifications and analyse customer changes
  • Conduct benchmarking studies to determine best practices/ future trends


As Senior Design Engineer Exterior Trim - Vehicle Conversions - you will have

  • Engineering degree and proven automotive experience.
  • Experienced in CAD, ideally CATIA & knowledge of engineering drawing layout inc. GD&T
  • Ideally Knowledge of Designing Plastic Components, Injection/Blow Molding
  • An understanding of plastic manufacturing processes
  • Ability to plan and organize through several project stages
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and prioritize own workload as required

What you will get as Senior Design Engineer Exterior Trim - Vehicle Conversions

  • A competitive salary & benefits
  • Professional development
  • Experience of working on bespoke vehicle projects

Suitably qualified and experienced Senior Design Engineer Exterior Trim should apply today by contacting Jeff Lane at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446108 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to

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.