Project Engineer (Automotive industry)

Hunter Selection
£30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
01 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
PROJECT ENGINEER (Automotive Industry) Burntwood, Staffordshire £30,000 - £33,000 BENEFITS PENSION HOLIDAYS My client, one of the leading manufacturers into the automotive industry has an exciting position for an experienced project engineer to manage new projects on automotive components with OEM's. This position would suit an experienced project engineer with a strong background in automotive sector looking to join a market leader.There is long term career progression with this role to become a project manage with lots of training on offer Role & Responsibilities Support Paint & Mould trials Compile & track corrective action reports Feasibility analysis Track and report equipment introduction performance Lead FMEA updates Lead performance tests Assists in the training and development of operators Escalation of concerns to be communicated to project coordinator Flexible to the needs of the project Technical problem solving & Rout cause analysis Support lean activities Closure of all technical concerns Support the development of VSM Support in closure of customer concerns Identification of failures and understanding where lesson can be learnt Complete required project documentation Support the transfer of the projects from Development Phase - Industrialisation phase Required Skills & Experience 1 year Automotive 1st tier supplier experience Experience of successful new equipment implementation Apprenticeship served engineer Qualified to minimum HNC/Degree (Desirable) Continuous Improvement/Lean (Kaizen, SMED, TPM, 3P, VA/VE) Working knowledge of Nissan, Toyota, Honda, JLR processes advantageous Automotive 1st tier supplier experience NPI experience Working/leading a multi-disciplined team Paint Line / Injection Moulding Experience Advantageous Comfortable to communicate at all different levels (Operator - Director) Experience of working as part of a team and small leading teams Flexible approach to working hours when required (Weekend Foreign travel Benefits Package Full Product training Very Competitive salary and benefits Pension In return for your commitment my client offers the right engineer excellent prospects and the opportunity to work for brand leader. If you feel this is of interest please send your CV directly to Harpreet Sehmi at or call for a confidential discussion on 02476 214 522 Hunter Selection recruit Engineering professionals in Design, Manufacturing, Field Service, electrical & electronic engineering, Production, Purchasing, Manufacturing, and Mechanical engineering This job was originally posted as