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Project Engineer - Vehicle Body & Structures


Project Engineer - Vehicle Body & Structures

Salary: Competitive

Location: Rustington

Fantastic opportunity to join our leading Automotive Defence client who are currently going through a period of growth and are seeking an experienced Project Engineer - Vehicle Body & Structures. Recently having won a number of long term contracts their profile and reputation only gets stronger and with this comes the need for controlled expansion. This is an exciting time to join a successful and growing company who are at the top of their game.

As a Project Engineer - Vehicle Body & Structures you will own technical and project delivery support of Vehicle Body & Structures within the Engineering Group for products on multiple programs.

Requirements for a Project Engineer - Vehicle Body & Structures:
*Degree / Masters level (or equivalent) in a Vehicle / Mechanical / Engineering Discipline.
*Ownership of the technical development of vehicle body and structures.
*Approval of all order delivery timescales in conjunction with the Project and Supply Chain Managers.
*Confirmation of build specifications - including sign off of Build BoM Resourcing Plan.
*Provision of technical direction to the Production Manager.
*Relationship management between Lead Engineer, Commercial, Supply Chain Manager and Production Manager.
*Reporting on weekly production milestones against a master production schedule.
*Reporting on weekly production status and stock levels of key components.
*Management of production issues, risks and opportunities.
*Identification and planning of resources needed to support bespoke build orders to meet agreed delivery dates.
*Approving of all internal and customer documentation in line with QMS
*New product development experience from concept through to test and series manufacture.
*Conversant with 'Engineering tools' such DVP, DFMEA, FEA.
*Experience dealing with Senior and sometimes challenging individuals.
*Experience in engagement & management of engineering outsourcing deliverables based contracts.
*Experience in survivability and armouring solutions preferred.

As a Project Engineer - Vehicle Body & Structures you will earn a competitive salary, plus a comprehensive benefits package.

Send your CV or call today for more information on this Project Engineer - Vehicle Body & Structures opportunity.

**You will be required to hold a minimum of SC security clearance. If you do not hold an active SC clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying. **

** Only applications from people eligible to work in the UK will be considered. Unfortunately for this role we cannot offer sponsorship. **

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About Mane Contract Services

Mane Contract Services

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United Kingdom, Europe

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  • Salary
    £1,000 to £99,000 per year
  • Benefits
    Solid Benefits Package
  • Location
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    Mane Contract Services
  • Posted By
    Mane Contracts
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  • Industries
    Defense & Space
  • Qualification Level
    Masters Degree
  • Home Working Possible?

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