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  • Job reference: RMS0116789

Project Engineer - Hybrid Launch Support - 23309

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Castle Bromwich
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 26/11/2012
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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:
Position Description:
- Support and attend Board Walks, PCPA reviews, AIMS reviews, FMS reviews, and other relevant meetings as required.
- Coordinate and drive problem resolution and appropriate containments via AIMS and associated reviews.
- Coordinate and support Hybrid component and vehicle re-work activities.
- Coordinate and support parts validation and software integration activities.
- Coordinate and support PD-related Right First Time (RFT) and First Time Through (FTT) investigations.
- Coordinate and support PSW activities to achieve required level at each build phase, and ensure appropriate WERS Alerts are in place
- Support root cause analysis and investigation of vehicle Hybrid system issues arising during launch
- Support investigation of VCATS end-of-line test issues arising during launch ¿ Coordinate and support build activities and line trials with Production and AME to ensure components fit for purpose and assembly.

The successful candidate will also be expected to champion some of the Launch or Plant processes on behalf off the team and attend meetings as required, coordinating and reporting responses, and acting as a single point of contact.

Required Skills:
- Vehicle diagnostic skills, including ability to use laptop-based diagnostic tools such as CANalyser and ASL.
- Knowledge of whole vehicle Electrical & Powertrain systems.
- Knowledge and experience of Manufacturing plant processes.
- Knowledge of AIMs, WERs, FMS.
- Knowledge of software control plans.
- Presentation skills.
- Ability to interact and communicate effectively at all levels within the organisation
- Ability to assimilate large quantities of data
- Capable of working in a reactive and pressured environment where rapid turnaround of issues is expected.
- Knowledge of Quality/Problem Solving Tools (Global 8d, 6 Panel, Form 4 etc).
- Knowledge and experience of PVT - Desirable. Good communication, negotiation and project management skills.
- To Able to work to a high standard with minimal supervision.

Experience Required:
- Experience of working as part of a plant based launch or PVT team.
- Previous Team leadership Experience.
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