Trim Engineer

Lear Corporation (Uk) Limited
08 Aug 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Trim Engineer

This is an exciting time for Lear as the business has seen significant growth over the last few years and more recently completed some valuable acquisitions to greater support expansion. Due to the increase in business we are looking to complement our teams based across the country. We are currently recruiting for a Trim Engineer to support the business based at our assembly plant in Coventry.

The Role

As a Trim Engineer you will be responsible for produce prototype production level cover patterns and prototype seat development to support styling reviews. Support pre-production and production launches of trim covers, ensuring timely closure of engineering design related concerns.

You will control and implement trim development work order system and monitor and liaise with trim technicians verse trim development of trim changes pre and post job 1.

The Trim Engineer will ensure plant and supplier feasibility for trim design to customer and internal standards and Customers liaise with program teams & report technical trim changes. You will have responsibility and the own program PLM, RFQ, ECN, & DCR as well as the Trim BOM, Training of production staff on key issues, own relevant trim DFMEA's, trim drawing release review and undertake tasks from internal& external meetings.

Our offer

We offer you all the advantages of working global Tier 1 automotive supplier that serves all of the world's major automakers with content on more than 300 vehicle nameplates worldwide. The opportunity is there to work on the development of high class vehicles and cutting edge seating technologies. You will benefit from our fast paced learning environment and look forward to working on new and exciting technical projects. We will provide you with all of the resources that you need to do an outstanding job. Our benefits packages include 33 days' holiday, Pension, bonuses and healthcare packages.

Your Profile

The successful candidate will hold a degree level qualification in manufacturing engineering / materials / product development. You will have worked in a similar environment and can demonstrate knowledge and expertise in manufacturing engineering procedures and standards, and will have experience of facility & tooling requirements, process documentation, work station layout planning. Experience working with MS Word and Excel is a must you will need experience in production patterning and capability able to produce foams from CAD sections.

About us

Lear Corporation is a leading global Tier 1 automotive supplier that serves all of the world's major automakers with content on more than 300 vehicle nameplates worldwide. As one of the world's largest suppliers of automotive seating and electrical power management systems.

Lear provides complete seating systems and components, as well as both traditional and high voltage/high power electronic products and electrical distribution systems and components.

With facilities in 35 countries on six continents, Lear operates in every major auto producing region of the world. Achieving $16.2 billion in 2016 sales, Lear ranks #151 among