Project Engineer - Fasteners, Materials, Mechanical Engineering

Contechs Consulting Limited
£22.17 per hour ltd Co.
06 Oct 2017
14 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
*****Project Engineer - Fasteners, Materials, Mechanical Engineering***** Are you looking for a new role? A step up in your career maybe? Do you have experience in fasteners and associated finishes in the automotive industry? Are you able to commit to 40 hours per week minimum? Looking for a rolling contract? Able to work in the Midlands? THEN PLEASE APPLY!!!! *****Project Engineer - Fasteners, Materials, Mechanical Engineering***** I am currently working with one of my clients who are one of the UKs largest most influential Automotive OEM'S in the UK. They are currently searching for a Project Engineer - Fasteners, Materials, Mechanical Engineering to join their team on a long term rolling contract basis You will be based within the body engineering team working onsite the production plant in the West Midlands *****Project Engineer - Fasteners, Materials, Mechanical Engineering***** Base 40 hours per week with a 3.30 pm finish on all Fridays £22.17 per hour Limited company / umbrella *****Project Engineer - Fasteners, Materials, Mechanical Engineering***** Division: Body Engineering Location: Gaydon Position Description: - The successful candidate will work within the Fastener Engineering Team (close collaboration with PD, Purchase, Manufacturing) and liaise closely with the preferred suppliers to support cross-carline functions. - Responsibilities include: Provide technical fastener and fastening guidance to engineers working on vehicle design & development. - Assist in the creation, development and maintenance of JLR fastener & Finish standards and specifications. - Provide support in the development of engineering drawings and the creation of part numbers and numbering conventions. - Development of the 'Value Fasteners' commonality initiative, in support of part count reduction/rationalisation. - Fastener database - data upload & maintenance and ability to search & analyse output. Skills Required: 3 KEY SKILLS - Knowledge of and working experience of fasteners and associated finishes in an Automotive (or similar) engineering environment. - Effective communication skills essential both verbal & written, being computer literate with experience of mainframe IT systems. - Self motivated & able to work to a high standard with minimal supervision, with a proven ability to work within strict timing constraints. Experience Required: - Must have a sound technical/engineering background. - Experience in Fasteners, Materials, Mechanical Engineering or an engineering discipline would be advantageous. - Knowledge of fastening products, surface finishing and assembly techniques desirable. - An ability to analyse problems / generate solutions and achieve results, making effective use of all resources available within the company and supplier base. - Highly motivated and enthusiastic, with ability to multi-task and a willingness to learn Experience Preferred: - Engineering qualification desirable but not essential Additional Information: - Ability to prioritise workload and lead issue resolution either individually or as part of a cross-functional team. - High drive and self-motivated. - Able to deliver with minimum supervision and able to act on initiative. - Flexibility to travel and work between sites
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