Tooling & Pressed Parts Measurement Engineer

Recruiter
Select Engineering Limited
Location
Coventry
Salary
£34.06ph ltd co
Posted
28 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
This position is for a Measurement Engineer to work for the Tooling and Pressed Parts Group for a large Automotive OEM. Position Description: Working within the Tooling & Pressed Parts GroupQuality team, you'll ensure standardised requirements are aligned and delivered on time. You'll interface with both Internal and external press shops in developing our quality assurance methods and help develop dimensional standards to be used across all JLR Press Shops. Aspects of the role will require you to travel to vendor locations (both UK and overseas), which could be for extended periods during launch. You'll collate information and report on T&PPG metrics to assist the Dimensional manager. In your role, you'll help develop and shape the way that T&PPG assures the dimensional and cosmetic quality of the panels it provides for JLR. Create & deliver the T&PPG Standards and formats for measurement and inspection reports to be used both in-house and by suppliers. Interface with all necessary parties, in particular between Stamping Process Planners, Engineering, DCBI/DMBI and OEMs Aspects of the Quality Engineer's role will require travel to vendor locations / suppliers (overseas and UK based) as well as extended periods in any of the JLR Press Shops during launch periods. Managing the T&PPG Media standards, procurement, designing, development and delivery. Skills Required: 1) A sound engineering and manufacturing background and knowledge of the latest tools and technologies available for rapid sheet metal part evaluation. 2) Proven experience in a dimensional role with capabilities developed within a Press shop or BIW assembly environment. 3) Understanding or ability to operate measurement facilities/equipment, i.e. scanners, Experience Required: Must have experience within the Automotive or Engineering industry, biased towards Pressed Parts / Tooling / BIW Assembly. Education Required: A relevant engineering degree is not essential, however would be an advantage as would a time served apprenticeship in a related engineering disciplines. Additional Information: Must have a can do attitude and willingness to take onboard all aspects of Quality improvement as required to establish a world class pressed part product.
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