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.
T&PPG Quality & Measurement Engineer Working within the T&PPG Quality team, you'll ensure standardised requirements are aligned and delivered on time. You'll interface with both Internal and external press shops in developing our quality assurance methods and help develop dimensional standards to be used across all Client Press Shops.
Aspects of the role will require you to travel to vendor locations (both UK and overseas), which could be for extended periods during launch. You'll collate information and report on T&PPG metrics to assist the Dimensional manager. In your role, you'll help develop and shape the way that T&PPG assures the dimensional and cosmetic quality of the panels it provides for the client. Create & deliver the T&PPG Standards and formats for measurement and inspection reports to be used both in-house and by suppliers. Interface with all necessary parties, in particular between Stamping Process Planners, Engineering, DCBI/DMBI and OEMs. Aspects of the Quality Engineer's role will require travel to vendor locations / suppliers (overseas and UK based) as well as extended periods in any of the Client Press Shops during launch periods. Managing the T&PPG Media standards, procurement, designing, development and delivery.
3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:
1)A sound engineering and manufacturing background and knowledge of the latest tools and technologies available for rapid sheet metal part evaluation.
2)Proven experience in a dimensional role with capabilities developed within a Press shop or BIW assembly environment.
3)Understanding or ability to operate measurement facilities/equipment, i.e. scanners,
Must have experience within the Automotive or Engineering industry, biased towards Pressed Parts / Tooling / BIW Assembly.
A relevant engineering degree is not essential, however would be an advantage as would a time served apprenticeship in a related engineering disciplines.
Additional Information :
Must have a can do attitude and willingness to take on-board all aspects of Quality improvement as required to establish a world class pressed part product.
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.