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  • Job reference: RMS0148951

Senior CE Engineer

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Swindon
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 20/04/2015
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (22/05/15)
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The Role:
Main Responsibilities: -
• Development and promotion of CE Marking business
• Carry out CE Assessments on machinery, equipment and devices
• Carry out non-compliance inspections on machinery and equipment
• Testing and evaluating compliance to the Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive 2004/108/EC
• Write and compile Technical Construction file in line with the EC Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC to support the Machinery Directive and Declaration of Conformity
• Inspect machinery and equipment in respect to Essential Health & Safety Requirements 2006/42/EEC and Low Volt Directive LVD 2006/95/EC, ensuring that machinery and equipment complies with the latest European Harmonised Standards
• Sign off Declaration of Conformity and/or Certificates of incorporation where applicable
• Organise and liaise with Government Notified Bodies for the compliance to CE Marking of Annex IV machinery
• Develop and establish the ability to offer PUWER (1998) assessments
• Ensure that all necessary modifications are completed satisfactorily
• Carry out risk assessments to support engineering judgements
• Identify and develop new business opportunities

Additional responsibilities will include:
• Developing ideas and future strategies to improve operating efficiency in QCDMSE and business performance
• Provide ‘Engineering Solutions’ to offer value added service where possible
• Carry out negotiations with customers and suppliers
• Develop and maintain relationships with new and existing customers and suppliers
• Oversee and authorise business transactions, customer quotations, purchase orders and invoices
• Demonstrating appropriate commercial awareness safeguarding the company’s position in compliance with Corporate Governance
• Provide necessary support to senior management in pursuance of Group and company targets

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
The successful candidate must have:
• Demonstrable track record of CE Marking
• Degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline
• Demonstrable track record in a manufacturing environment, ideally in automotive
• Thorough understanding of both electrical and mechanical systems implementation
• Thorough understanding of safety systems and devices
• Thorough understanding of European Harmonised Standards, specifically:
• Essential Health and Safety Requirements 2006/42/EEC
• Low Volt Directive LVD 2006/95/EC
• Ability to work independently and be self-motivated
• Ability to support judgements with supportive documentation and reasoning
• Full driving licence
• Ability to travel within Europe and globally without restriction

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline (mechanical and/or electrical)
• Ability to work with a variety of industry sectors at a variety of levels
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