Project Engineer

Recruiter
ATA Recruitment
Location
Dudley
Posted
20 Jun 2018
Closes
07 Aug 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Project Engineer – Tooling (Automotive)

£28 - £32 per hour (Ltd Company Contractor)

West Midlands – 6 Month Contract

This large established company provides bespoke design and manufacturing solutions to the automotive and aerospace sectors.

With 10 years of constant growth behind them, and an impressive pipeline of future business secured, they are looking to add some experienced contract resource into their team to enable them to continue meeting their customer needs and expectations.

They are currently looking for a Project Engineer with experience in the automotive tooling industry on a minimum 6-month contract.

This will include:

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Producing specifications of what kit is needed to manufacture and the costs

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Co-ordinating all elements of the project

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Source all the tooling and equipment, mostly tooling

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Planning customer timings and how to get tools into production and up and running

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Liaising with customers, plant (production) and tooling throughout the process. The project engineer would be the technical point of contact on the project. (a tooling engineer would be on site to support)

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Visits to customers in the UK and trips to China when needed

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Overseeing the project and getting the tools into production, Trial runs, first offs, checking the parts are measured correctly and correct any problems that have occurred

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Responsible for all testing and validation - APQP and relevant quality standards

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Assuring all required documentation is completed for APQPs

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Working to tight deadlines with some commercial responsibility i.e. be aware if costs, penalties, etc.

The candidate must possess the following skills & experience to be considered for this role:

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Automotive

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Plastic injection moulding

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Project management experience

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APQP (advanced process quality planning)

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Produce specs, co-ordinate projects, costing, customer / supplier liaison, planning, docs, testing and validation, influencing and managing

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Experienced project engineer responsible for technical delivery

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Some commercial awareness and experience working to tight deadlines

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Flexible attitude and prepared to get the job done at all costs

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Happy to do occasional travel (mostly UK but maybe the odd trip to China)

To be considered for this role please either hit the 'Apply' button on this site or email your CV directly to I can also be contacted directly on (Apply online only). I look forward to hearing from you!

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