CAD Engineer - Lower Environment Trim

Rate: £27-29 per hour

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Contract

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 27625ms

Expiration date: 30 September 2017

The job holder will work, with the minimum of supervision, on the realisation of body interior component design & package on all aspects of interior components of future vehicle platforms in order to produce finished detailed CAD designs and drawings. This role also requires some level of project engineering responsibility.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks
• CAD design and NX modelling of interior trim components from concept to completion in line with Programme milestones.
• Preparation of detailed drawings to AML drafting standards
• Management of CAD into Teamcenter ensuring all model attributes are completed
• Preparation and completion of engineering release packs
• Work under the direction of Project engineer/PMST leader on a day to day basis
• Support/investigate resolution of build issues during pre-production builds and launch

Qualifications & Experience
• Educated to degree level or equivalent within an engineering related discipline with automotive experience in component design.
• Knowledge of interior trim components, Carpets, plastic injection moulding components, Vac formed parts, S-RIMM, machined metal products and metal bracketry etc. Knowledge of leather trimming and mechanism systems would also be advantageous.
• Good knowledge of GD&T.
• Experienced NX user.
• A working knowledge of component manufacturing, tooling requirements & lead times.
• Proficient in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint.
• Knowledge of the AML MISSION process and participation in PMST teams would be beneficial.
• Knowledge of the Failure Mode Avoidance techniques and processes would be an advantage.
• The ideal candidate will be a focused, highly motivated, results orientated individual who works well under pressure and can work to a given deadline.
• Ability to work well within a team environment is essential.
• Driving licence, Medical clearance to drive company vehicles.