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Lead Tooling & Launch Engineer - Apex MA

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Salary: £27.36 - 27.36 per hour

Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 05 Jan 2018

Reference: 34632

Position Description:

  • Lead Tooling and Launch Engineer for Complex Pressed Vendor Tooled Parts

Skills Required:

  • Press Part development.
  • Understanding in an automotive arena.
  • Experience in delivering launch activities supporting pressed part/Body in White assembled parts.
  • Experience in delivering launch activities supporting pressed part/Body in White assembled parts.
  • An understanding of engineering to Inspection report data to support quality road map planning to engineering requirements, while interfacing with supplier, manufacturing engineering functions.

Experience Required:

  • Reporting to the Body Construction Programme Manager,within the Supplier Technical Management Tooling & Pressed Pattern Group organisation you will be responsible for `assisting the tooling engineer/nominated supplier during the build `maturation phases of the project'.
  • It is therefore essential to possess past experiences in Launch,
  • Tooling development,
  • Supplier Technical Assistance in BIW related activities to conduct this role.
  • Here you will be the direct link between the production plant and the suppliers/toolmakers tooling Engineer, responsible for ensuring appropriate, build support, reporting and issue resolution.
  • Ideally, the candidate, a highly motivated and logical thinking individual, will possess a suitable back ground in body construction/ press tool development and a proven track record of project/programme delivery, through launch planning LQOS support activities, educated to degree level or equivalent qualifications in a related field.

Experience Preferred:

  • Body in White Launch,
  • BIW advanced manufacturing engineering,
  • Dimensional management and build integrity background,
  • Educated to degree standard