Project Engineer, Telford

Job Summary

Reference: 025417638
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Telford
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Date Posted: 10/10/2016

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Engineer with automotive manufacturing experience to join an international group investing heavily in new plant and facilities.

Project Engineer (Automotive)

Salary: to £40000

Location: Telford, Shropshire

Reporting to the Programme Manager, responsible for coordinating all project from initial from engineering design and validation, through quality planning, manufacturing, commissioning and final buy-off phases as well as ensuring the project remains on time in order to meet their customer's needs.

Key Responsibilities:

o Coordinate all project elements including engineering design, quality planning, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and final buy-off phases

o Plan project requirements and resources, including the sourcing of sub-contract elements

o Anticipate any potential project risks, identifying and establishing corrective actions

o Produce deliverables on-time to customer requirements, clarifying these requirements where necessary

o Effectively analyse customer and internal changes, including feasibility study

o Track customer changes and participate in customer meetings when required

o Participate in Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) processes

o Assist with design verification and sign off reporting

o Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems

Qualifications and Experience

To succeed in this role you are likely to be already working in a Project Engineer, Advanced Manufacturing Engineer or Launch Engineer capacity, leading engineering program within an automotive environment.

o Relevant Manufacturing/Engineering qualification ( HNC/ Degree preferred)

o Proven Project Engineering/Project Management experience

o Evidence of technical problem solving and route cause investigation

o Experience of APQP/ PPAP process

o Understand expectations of automotive OEM customers and Tier 1 component suppliers

o Good knowledge of some of the following manufacturing processes including CNC machining, casting, stamping, robotic applications and plant†automation

What's on Offer:

The opportunity to shape and be a instrumental in the success of a new factory with significant investment in manufacturing processes to meet the demands of the current growth within the European automotive sector.

In return our client is offering a very attractive salary and benefits package. More importantly they invest in their own employees offering clear opportunities for personal and career development.

Please apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion

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