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  • Job reference: RMS0167312

Lead Project Engineer/Coordinator - 30465

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 29/04/2016
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (20/05/16)
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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.

The Role:
Lead Project Engineer/Coordinator

Skills Required:
3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED
1. The design and development of Body in White processes, tooling and equipment for both new and model year programme actions.
2. Management of and liaison with key suppliers.
3. To assist the departmental Programme Manager and/or Project Engineer with all aspects of programme activities - such as process / manufacturing system design and development, the organising and running of design reviews and problem solving.

• To support the Manufacturing teams with Hours per car and cost reduction activities as required.
• To promote efficient departmental development actions and process improvements
• Lead the development of Body shop Process concepts in line with Bill of Process for BIW
• Support lead engineer responsibility for a small team of engineers, and ensure the objectives and deliverables assigned and agreed by the team are met.
• Work with Product Development to ensure Feasible joining solutions for all Joints.
• Support Module Meetings/PMST to ensure cross - functional working with Stamping, DMBI.
• Maximise equipment usage for achievement of project Capital Investment target.
• Develop Process solutions to meet Hrs/car target - maximise operator efficiency by load window
• Develop process concept to meet Volume aspirations including buffer, technical availability over speeds and Takt time to support financial planning volumes.
• Support Virtual series milestones to deliver feasible concepts by
• Use Aims & Production Snag Tracker to drive resolution of issues through to Performance buy-off - Drive Aims & Snag closure by phase.
• Maintain Em-Planner database & GSPAS Process database to support Plant WES creation.
• Ensure Value for money solutions are sought for all Engineering changes.
• Ensure costs are properly tracked and accounted.
• Take responsibility for reporting progress through Master Schedule and reviews
• Support delivery of R & M 5 point plan by supporting delivery of RGP – reliability Growth plans.
• During launch support delivery of Facility Performance buy-off by driving 9 panel process to ensure facility delivers within its Simulated Targets (DES) for MTTR & MTBF ensuring adherence to Design Cycle time.
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