GD&T (Geometrical Dimensioning and Tolerancing) Specialist

Rate: £28 Ltd per hour

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Contract

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 26808aj

Expiration date: 27 April 2017


Aston Martin are seeking someone to provide expertise to Engineers in defining GD&T (Geometrical Dimensioning and Tolerancing ) for parts and assemblies.

Aston Martin's state-of-the-art headquarters in Gaydon, Warwickshire is built upon the passion, skill and creativity of the people who dedicate their working lives to the most iconic brand in the world. Every intricate stitch, beautifully expressed line, and the stirring noise of our engines, is a manifestation of the desire and collective spirit to create the most beautiful cars.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Provide expert support to all commodity owners within Body Engineering in implementing GD&T to CAD and/or drawings as per industry recognised standards
  • Provide GD&T training to Engineers within Body Engineering
  • Support Body Engineering in optimising locating strategies and tolerances
  • Run a forum to track development, deployment and updates of GD&T annotations

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Engineering Degee in Mechanical, Automotive, Aeronautical or similar fields
  • Advanced level of GD&T training
  • Masters Degee in Mechanical, Automotive, Aeronautical or similar fields
  • Experience working as a GD&T expert.
  • Experience working in Dimensional management, Dimensional Control, or Dimensional Variation Analysis
  • Experience in the automotive industry with a broad knowledge of Automotive engineering design and manufacturing, particularly relating to Body
  • Experience in training engineers in GD&T
  • To possess full knowledge of GD&T to ISO standards.
  • To have a good knowledge in manufacturing processes and their associated tolerances
  • To be capable of conducting basic dimensional variation analysis by hand
  • To have a significant knowledge of statistics and data analysis in line with the role as GD&T expert
  • Working knowledge of GD&T annotation in PMI (Siemens NX)
  • Working knowledge of Vis VSA
  • To be capable of dealing with high levels of uncertainty
  • To have good presentation skills
  • To integrate into a developing and dynamic team
  • To be keen to take on challenges
  • To have a proactive and positive approach to work
  • To be able to manage multiple tasks and deliver them to demanding targets and tight deadlines