Engineering Project Manager - Exterior Plastic Trim - £3700

Contechs Consulting Limited
06 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Project Manager ? Exterior Plastic Trim - £37.00

As an Engineering Project Manager ? Exterior Plastic Trim working for a leading automotive company based Tamworth you will be responsible for responsible for Exterior Trim Components including Bumpers & Fascia / Body Panels & Spoilers / Closure Systems

  • Ensure the product design and product industrialization including associated tools (moulds, checking fixtures, validation equipment, etc.)
  • Analyse Customer Needs and Draw-up Specifications
  • Define the concepts of the product design to meet customers specifications and GD&T and ensure
  • that the design for manufacturing (assembly, paint & packaging) are fulfilled
  • Is the main technical contact with the customer during the design & tuning phases
  • Is responsible for providing functional specifications for baby parts
  • Manage and perform risk analysis (DFMEA + Design reviews)
  • Manage Specifications, manufacturing and validation of the means (injection tools, checking fixtures,
  • test jigs, End Of Arm Tooling)
  • Manage Product validation (functional, geometry and cosmetic quality)
  • Manage Product tuning (mould tuning, checking fixture tuning)
  • Participate to capitalization and to productivity actions
  • At the end of the project, participate to the closure of project and gives feedback regarding best
  • practices and difficulties

Project Management:

  • Define initial Statement of Work of product engineering perimeter including extended team,
  • regarding project perimeter, development budget (hours) and Work Packages
  • Define and set up the engineering project planning
  • Manage the engineering project reviews, consolidates actions and provides reporting and action plans
  • Participate to QUAD (product & process feasibility milestones) reviews
  • Proposes adjustments and modifications linked to perimeter evolution during project life time

Previous Experience:

  • Design and/or development of plastic parts for automotive industry
  • Leadership, able to make clear synthesis, organized, rigorous, good communication, English, project management skills

Duration: 12 months rolling contract

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