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Salary: £29.50 - 31.50 per hour

Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 16 Jun 2022

Reference: 5525

Chassis Project Leader

Location: Gaydon

Contract length: Ongoing
Pay Rate:
up to £31.50 D.O.E.
Inside IR35

 

This role offers an exciting opportunity for an experienced project engineer / leader to join the Chassis Engineering division of our automotive OEM client at their site in Gaydon.

 

Chassis Project Leader Duties:

  •      Owns and controls all cascaded targets (technical and business related) relevant to the Team, via the target setting process and delivers these on time and to target.
  •      Is responsible for the coordination and delivery of all the module systems, subsystems and components, meeting all agreed targets.
  •      Carries out the processes required to support project gateway activities to ensure robust delivery of the vehicle programme.
  •      Escalates key delivery issues in a timely way allowing corrective intervention to progress.
  •      Ensures effective communication exists across all functions via full team participation.

 

Chassis Project Leader Experience Required:

  •      Self-motivated and possessing strong leadership, communication, presentation, negotiation, IT and technical project management skills to enable the candidate to lead the module team members in the delivery of programme key metrics/targets.
  •      Experience of presenting technical status and communicating confidently at all levels within the business and the supply base.
  •      A deep understanding of the engineering of complex mechanical, hydraulic and electrical automotive systems with a minimum of 3 years involved in the engineering of vehicle Chassis systems. Ideally Brakes.

 

Chassis Project Leader Experience Preferred:

  •      Experience of Automotive new model activities concept to launch environment preferably in the role of project leader or commodity/system leader or similar.
  •      Experience of working to a formal product development management system and using on - line systems for the management of component and system validation and results reporting.
  •      Successful delivery of Brakes engineering module for an automotive OEM
  •      Considerable experience in an automotive engineering or development environment
  •      Experience of cost down project delivery
  •      Educated to degree level, or equivalent, in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering or a related discipline

We’re looking to speak with suitable Chassis Project Leader candidates as soon as possible.

Apply now with a copy of your CV to discuss this position with a member of our team