Contract Body Design Engineer

£26.00 per hour
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type

Contract Body Design Engineer - Cranfield - £26ph (£39ph overtime rate over 39 hours per working week) on a Ltd Contract basis

A global leader within the automotive OEM market is currently seeking to employ a Contract Body Design Engineer to be based within their European Technical centre situated in Cranfield.

The Contract Body Design Engineer will be responsible for fixed body systems design i.e. upper body, closures platform etc. and delivering Cost, Quality & Time objectives for body systems for a combination of physical phase developments through to SOP. Other responsibilities include; BOM (Bill of Materials) management, technical cost reduction and quality improvement where feasible.

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have experience of working within an Automotive Engineering environment and have a knowledge of either stamped steel or plastic injection moulded components manufacturing processes as well as associated joining techniques i.e. spot welding, bolted joints etc. It would be advantageous to have experience of Project Management and mass produced mechanical systems. It would also be advantageous to hold a Degree qualification in Mechanical Engineering or closely related subject.

This Contract Body Design Engineer vacancy is commutable from Cranfield, Bedford, Milton Keynes, Northampton, Luton, Cambridge, and other areas within the Bedfordshire and South East regions.

Please contact Tom on 02392322341 or

This position is being advertised by the recruitment agency Stream. Stream are experts in technical and commercial recruitment with a portfolio of jobs across Engineering, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical, Electronics, Automotive, FMCG and Business Support.

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