Lead Engineer - Seals

Recruiter
Premea Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£24.50 per hour
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
11 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description:
Our premium brand Automotive client is currently recruiting for the following role:

Division:
Body Engineering.

Position Description:
Lead Engineer for New client product
Key Components responsibility: Door finishers and /or sealing
Components have been designed and tooled, launch of vehicle ongoing, key concerns raised against components that must be resolved prior to vehicles becoming saleable.
Supplier is sourced and available to aid issues resolution, the client to lead with supplier support.
Responsible for delivery to the Programme, of all engineering and technical requirements for the components and sub systems within their responsibility.
Responsible for escalating issues to their ML for quick resolution if they cannot be resolved them by themselves

3 KEY SKILLS
- Strong understanding of Automotive engineering and interconnected systems.
Self-motivated and adaptable to changing demands and launch pressure.

- Good communicator, strong background in forging good working relationships cross-functionally and be passionate about the development of the client`s products. Able to convey issues well to ensure understanding can be shared easily.

- Able to demonstrate the capability to dive deep into the details of an issue and maintain focus to close it out. Understanding of cost which may impact or drive decisions.

Experience Required:
- Previous experience of Plastic Engineering components is an essential element of this role which should include knowledge of design, function, performance, production and manufacturing requirements.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills along with strong influencing and negotiation ability will also be necessary.
- The ideal candidate will have strong data analysis and PC skills including MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
- Degree or relevant equivalent experience will be required.

Please note to apply for this position, you MUST have either a UK or EU passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship of any kind.

The services advertised by Premea Limited for this vacancy are those of an Employment business.

Premea is a specialist recruitment consultancy representing clients in the UK and internationally within the Automotive, Motorsport and Aerospace sectors.