BIW Build Technician

Rate: £14.39 per hour

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Contract

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 28813bu

Expiration date: 10 April 2018

To support Prototype Operations in the development of new/existing programs/initiatives by part manufacture and BIW build.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Assembly of Tub/BIW using sub assembly and main assembly fixtures
  • Manufacture /sub-assembly of relevant components
  • Assembly of components and fit to vehicle / buck in sequence of build, adhering to process planning sheets or work request sheet.
  • Provide flexible support as required in both BIW part machining and BIW assembly.
  • Produce templates directly from the vehicle and use them to manufacture simple brackets.
  • The post holder will undertake other duties as may be required to achieve the Company’s objectives, commensurate with the grading of the post.


Full education to HND

At least 3 years post training experience in disciplines identified

Relevant Experience:

Working in the assembly of prototype or race vehicles.

Must have worked with and without drawings to develop mechanical installation solutions

Skills & Abilities:

  • Machining experience with manual milling, turning etc
  • Competent in body assembly using adhesive joining process

Personal Attributes:

  • Team player but also able to work independently
  • Self-starting, relishes challenges
  • Problem solver
  • Flexible and adaptable to new situations

Other Information:  

Must be prepared to work in both BIW parts manufacture and assembly as program demands dictate.