Body / Trim Analysis Engineer

Omega Resource Group Limited
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Body / Trim Analysis Engineer

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Body / Trim Analysis Engineer working on a permanent basis with an important automotive manufacturing company based in Swindon, Wiltshire.

You will be joining a very important part of an international company who are globally recognised for being at the forefront of their field.

As Body / Trim Analysis Engineer you will be reporting to the Body Warranty Engineering Section Manager, the main purpose of your role will be to investigate warranty concerns related to Body / Trim components. This is in order to understand root cause and drive through the implementation of appropriate countermeasures.

This role will offer you the opportunity to integrate with a team of Engineers from widely varying backgrounds. No two days are the same, one day you could be visiting a dealer in Europe to diagnose a concern, the next day you could be presenting findings to the Company's European Senior Management team. The role will expose you to a variety of manufacturing processes, from Spot Welding and Paint application through to complex moulding manufacturing.

Availability to travel globally at short notice is essential for this role.

Main responsibilities:

*Carrying out on car or bench testing of returned components in order to identify the responsibility for the failure, i.e. supplier, in-house or design

*Collating all relevant data in order to evidence findings

*Liaising with the responsible area in order to implement necessary countermeasures in the timeliest manner

*Liaising with after sales network in order to publicise and deploy the countermeasures

To be considered for the position of Body / Trim Analysis Engineer you must have/be:

*Proven experience in a vehicle analysis role.
*Hands on technical ability, essential as the role requires fault diagnosis & repair skills
*Ability to solve complex technical issues providing data in support of analysis outcomes.
*Good understanding of Interior / Exterior trim materials and their typical failure modes.
*Experience of Weld / Paint construction.
*High level of Microsoft Office ability (e.g. Excel: Graphs, Pivot Tables, Macros, etc.)
*Ability to compile data and present it in such a way that members from a wide variety of audiences can grasp the technical details.
*Good experience with Catia or other drawing viewing system
*Methodical worker with the ability to balance a number of priorities at the same time
*Willingness to learn on own initiative
*Must have a current driving licence
*Ability to travel worldwide at short notice
*(Experience with measurement equipment and data acquisition equipment would be beneficial)

What we want from you:

To be successful in this role you must be flexible, not only in your approach but also with regards to the subject matter. Being able to prioritise your work is essential to achieving targets. You will be naturally inquisitive and tenacious, instigating change can meet resistance and you will need to adapt your approach in order to achieve the desired outcomes.

What we can offer you:
A competitive salary, 25 days holiday, private medical care, local discounts, medical and dental plan, generous pension scheme, childcare vouchers and the opportunity to purchase all company products at a generously discounted rate.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.