NPI Tooling Engineer with experience of Body In White

Recruiter
Solutions Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

We are working on behalf of our client, an international group manufacturing within Tier 1 Automotive who are looking for a Tooling Engineer with experience of working within Body In White to join them In a permanent role at their site in the West Midlands.

Reporting into the Senior Tooling Engineer you are required to Support the development, procurement and introduction of new tooling into the West Midlands site also supporting Customer Engineering Change Requests, cost down improvements & existing Tooling issues within Plant when required.

The role

  • Lead New Tooling procurement

  • Review and complete component feasibility with regards to tooling processes

  • 'A’ Layout reviews

  • Tooling design reviews

  • Lead tool design approval

  • Component buy-off at tool makers

  • Communication and Presentations, directly with Customers and internal

  • Tooling supplier monitoring and liaison

  • Conduct TB01 and TB02 tooling buy off activity

  • Support introduction of new tooling into Plant/Production, In Plant support when required

  • Identify and schedule improvement opportunities

  • Lead or support Engineering Changes to Die Tooling

Requirements

  • HNC / Degree in Manufacturing or Engineering or equivalent experience

  • Engineering Apprenticeship as a Toolmaker or equivalent

  • Demonstrates a positive attitude towards change, with a willingness to be flexible and adapt to new circumstances.

  • Results driven, with the enthusiasm and resilience to see a job well done through effective ownership.

  • The ability to lead cross functional team members.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • BIW / Chassis / Structural Pannels

  • Presswork / Tooling / Toolroom

  • NPI Projects for OEMS

  • A proven background of Tooling knowledge combined with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.