Geometrical Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) Specialist

Recruiter
Premea Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£28 per hour
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
23 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description:
Our client who is an iconic luxury sports car manufacturer, is currently recruiting for the following role:

Job Purpose
The purpose of the role is to deliver Dimensional Control targets and coordinate all exterior and interior dimensional variation activities.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks
- Represent Dimensional Control attribute and organise analysis proposals, methods and reporting in line with product development process
- Coordinate the development of concept location strategies to ensure datum, locator and tolerances are developed in line with project timing and to the required standards
- Complete competitor vehicle benchmark investigations and studies
- Maintain and control Dimensional Control target and simulation report documents
- Evaluate alternative engineering solutions to provide numerical / visual understanding of the impact of dimensional control inputs
- Provide key engineering support for the Optical Quality process to drive a coordinated engineering response to the styled surface releases
- Participate in other attribute based activities to represent the requirements of Dimensional Control throughout the design and development process

Qualifications & Experience
Essential:
- Engineering Degree in Mechanical, Automotive, Aeronautical or similar fields
- Background in automotive engineering through degree or professional experience
- Experience working in Dimensional management, Dimensional Control, or Dimensional Variation Analysis
- Proficiency in performing 1D Tolerance Stacks.
- Proficiency in the use of 3D Tolerance Analysis software (VisVSA).
- Understanding of the application of probability statistics and process control.
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to deal with high levels of uncertainty
- Good presentation skills
- Ability to integrate into a developing and dynamic team
- Keen to take on challenges
- Must have a proactive and positive approach to work
- Experience in managing multiple tasks and delivering them to demanding targets and tight deadlines
- Ability to manage and prioritise multiple demands and have strong attention to detail.
- Good facilitator, problem solver and able to police systems and encourage compliance.

Desirable:
- Experience of software related to dimensional control (e.g. Aesthetica and/or Showcase)
- Familiarity with Teamcentre and NX
- Proficiency in interpretation and application of GD&T.
- Good general IT skills and ability to learn and advocate new tools and methods.

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.