Project Engineer (Body)

Salary: £28.00 - £32.00 per hour

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Contract

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 28995-ms

Expiration date: 02 June 2018

Job Purpose: The job holder will work to lead the design and development of components and assemblies with the minimum of supervision. They will supervise the design of components for future Special Projects for performance and quality.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Leading the engineering and design of systems and components to meet performance targets;
  • Performance target setting;
  • FESO document ownership;
  • Creation of design schemes for system;
  • Creation of Master Sections;
  • Planning design activity to support programme timing (Detail Design Plan);
  • Leading cross functional design reviews for system;
  • Liaising with vehicle packaging to ensure complete vehicle integration;
  • Ensure compatibility with relevant attribute targets;
  • Creation of release data to support Engineering Release (CAD, drawings, data transmittal note);
  • Managing concerns, containments and permanent corrective actions;
  • Leading DFMEA activities;
  • Incorporating QHR review output into target setting and design processes;

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent within an engineering related discipline, preferably with experience in component design.
  • Understanding of engineering principles
  • Working knowledge of component manufacturing tooling requirement and lead times.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint.