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Salary: £35 - 40 per hour

Location: Coventry, West Midlands

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 14 Jun 2024

Reference: 6616

Paint Lead Engineer

Location: Coventry / Castle Brom

Pay Rate:
£35.00 - £40.00 Umbrella PAYE  
Inside IR35

This Paint Lead Engineer role will be joining a specialist department for a very well renowned automotive brand, looking at bespoke and custom pallet colours that can be challenging to deliver for their customers.

Paint Lead Engineer Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support PDL responses identifying any costs required for the launch of a vehicle
  • Support the transition to of the paint facility from one site to another,
  • Responsible for coaching and developing team members to ensure they are able to do their job effectively delivering objectives and targets in line with scorecard metrics
  • Lead the planning/implementation for all commissioning for MY and LE colours
  • Support resource planning for the paint department
  • Attend and represent Paint at programme meetings at all levels and present where applicable.
  • Manage the design, procurement and installation of all tooling, jigs and fixtures for manufacturing including supplier selection and vendor management.
  • Manage Paint technical issues and escalate where appropriate.
  • Support Paint capacity planning.
  • Ensuring of Health & Safety including CDM control and implementation

Paint Lead Engineer Requirements:

  • Proven leadership experience in a manufacturing related environment
  • Demonstrates strong leadership skills in a fast-paced environment
  • Acts as a role model to others and promotes an inclusive working environment
  • Ability to be accountable for work area and related activities
  • Ability to engage and motivate the team
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Ability to lead problem solving teams and naturally strives for continuous improvement
  • Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Demonstrate 100% commitment and support in all situations including out-of-hours

We’re looking to speak with suitable Paint Lead Engineer candidates as soon as possible.

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