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  • Job reference: RMS0187985

Project Engineer

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 01/12/2017
  • Duration: ongoing
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (29/12/17)

The Role:
Position Description:

You will be responsible for the design and development of CMS components on a given programme(s) from concept into production. This includes ensuring your components achieve their targets for component/system cost, weight, and function and reporting the status against those targets into the programme team. You are also responsible for ensuring the components are delivered in a timely manner, to meet all the relevant gateways, builds and programme requirements, and making the design and tooling releases to suppliers. To deliver the above you will be responsible for co-ordinating the activities of the team, which includes representatives from engineering (CAD, rig and vehicle test), purchasing, manufacturing, our key internal customers and the suppliers. You will also be the first point of contact for all issues relating to components for their programme(s) and are ultimately responsible for ensuring engineering sign-off is achieved for their programme. In addition, the Project Engineer is involved in improving and building our team capabilities and processes to help us deliver the most robust and efficient designs possible. This extends to continuous improvement, Quality and TVM tasks where appropriate.

3 KEY SKILLS:

1. Engineering related degree

2. Minimum 2 years' experience either as a JLR or Ford component engineer/PMST OR as a bush design engineer at a Tier 1 automotive supplier

3. PC Skills

Experience Required:

Engineering related degree

The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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