Development Engineer - Chassis

Recruiter
Fircroft Engineering Serv Ltd
Location
Leamington Spa
Posted
10 Oct 2017
Closes
18 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role: Work closely with Brakes development teams (Brakes NVH, Brakes performance and Brakes Vehicle test) to understand vehicle provision and preparation needs to support test and development activities. Support Attribute development prep of vehicles and test activates. Carry out vehicle testing as required. Liaise with Brake design dept, workshops, instrumentation, prototype build, component and system engineering teams and suppliers to ensure that vehicles are prepared and ready to ship in time to support scheduled test and development commitments. Support overseas test teams from their UK base by co-ordinating workshop activities and spare parts provision. Organise procurement and storage of test parts Liaise with Brakes logistics team to ensure that the appropriate parts and components are shipped to the appropriate location to support test and development activities Skills Required: Good organisational skills. Degree or HNC Clean Driving licence Experience Required: Degree or HNC Engineering Experience Preferred: Good knowledge of automotive components & systems. Some knowledge of brake systems. A good ""team player"" Good verbal and written communication skills IT literacy to manage e-mail and internal ordering & fleet management systems. Plus ability to learn IT required to support test instrumentation." Additional Information : Be physically fit as some manual handling and lifting will be required. Ability to work within Health and Safety Risk Assessments making appropriate use of PPE and Lifting and Carrying equipment as appropriate The Company: Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis. About Fircroft: Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.
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