(BIW) Body in White Build Technician

Recruiter
Premea Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£16.85 per hour
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
16 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Our client who is an iconic luxury sports car manufacturer, is currently recruiting for the following role:

Job Purpose
The purpose of the role is the construction of prototype vehicles / bucks etc to facilitate both whole vehicle & component testing in line with design verification programme objectives.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks
The key responsibilities and tasks of the role include:

- Determine vehicle / buck specification for associated workplan.
- Manufacture /sub-assembly of relevant components.
- Manually collect and check components from storage area or check in house manufactured parts where necessary.
- Assemble components and fit to vehicle / buck / layout board etc in sequence of build and to process planning sheets or job routing sheet.
- Identify, investigate, by means of key task monitor sheets, any improvements to, or mismatches / failures of, parts or operations that will assist in both product &/or process quality improvements.
- Storage of controlled substances / components safely in correct location(s).
- Support quality, productivity and process improvements initiatives eg Kaizan, 6 Sigma initiatives.
- Adhere to company safety, housekeeping and discipline standards

Qualifications & Experience
The successful applicant will possess the following skills and attributes:

- The successful candidate will have completed a full electrical apprenticeship (or equivalent) and have relevant automotive experience.
- Specialised knowledge of auto electrics, harness manufacture, and electronic module experience (diagnostics) is essential.
- The ability to read, interpret and work to engineering circuit drawings /process sheets is necessary
- It would be expected that the successful candidates have undertaken further study to HNC /degree level in appropriate disciplines
- In addition to the above the candidate should have good communication skills, an ability to interact with senior electrical engineers to carry out basic design of experiment work & problem solving and have a good understanding of computer systems
- The candidate should possess a clean driving licence
- Candidates should be aware that they might be required to work away from base (e.g. at another plant or abroad) for short periods of time.

The services advertised by Premea Limited for this vacancy are those of an Employment business.

Premea is a specialist recruitment consultancy representing clients in the UK and internationally within the Automotive, Motorsport and Aerospace sectors.