Airbag Engineer

Gerrell & Hard Limited
Milton Keynes
£37,000 - £50,000 + £5k overtime + Benefits
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Airbag Engineer
£37,000 - £50,000
Cranfield, Bedfordshire

Mission and Main Objectives
We currently seek the skills of an experienced Seatbelt & Safety (Restraints) System Design Engineer to join our established team developing seatbelts, airbags and steering wheel parts to all cost, quality and delivery targets

Main Tasks & Responsibilities
Here there?s a wide range of unique opportunities available to suit some of the best people and brightest minds in our industry.
So, if you?re looking for a key role in shaping the future of the car industry, we?ve got the stage and the tools necessary for you to make it happen.
In the position your responsibilities will include
?Parts development and system performance planning from pre-concept to lifetime management for the Safety & Restraints System (seatbelts, airbags and steering wheel) on European models.
?Supplier and project management for all aspects of OEM development including cost management, concept definition, supplier selection, performance achievement, styling, validation, delivery, production preparation and quality achievement.
As you would expect, being a global organisation, working cross-functionally across the business and with our suppliers will be an essential part of the role.
European travel is a certainty but you may be required to travel outside of Europe during crucial development periods.

Background & Experience
Successful applicants will have experience in the following:
?Working for an OEM or tier 1 supplier in safety and restraints system development
?Previous supplier management experience, working together to resolve issues and meet project timelines.
?Self motivated to deliver results and follow up areas for improvement.
?Driven to self develop and utilise all company and own routes for enhancing technical knowledge and industry developments.
?Motivated to form mutually beneficial relationships with internal and external contacts.
?Fluent oral and written English language skills

Here you?ll find yourself in a real position of trust and responsibility from day one. And, your ideas, imagination and vision will ensure our customers enjoy modern and attractive vehicles, designed and developed to satisfy their tastes and needs.

So if you are looking to join the very best you will be looking for an opportunity to progress your career and build your future here and if you?re as focused as we are on finding innovative answers today, to the problems facing the world tomorrow, you could be at the heart of our ongoing success, and your own.

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