Blackwood £ 35,000 - £ 45,000 p.a. Pro Rata Contract
Job Reference: 013538
Automotive systems manufacturer is seeking a Project Engineer on a fixed term contract basis to support new product launches and ensure that the product and system architecture meets with the customer‘s requirements. You will work to ensure flawless product launches and support customers.
Commutable from: Merthyr Tydfil, Aberdare, Caerphilly, Blackwood, Pontypridd
Salary: £ 35,000 - £ 40,000 p.a. Pro Rata for Fixed Period.
The Project Engineer will plan and control all technical issues relating to product launches, customer engagement on product specifications, supporting planning and product testing and conduct root cause analysis on product failures.
You will engage with customers directly and support FMEA processes and co-ordinate project trials for new product introduction. The Project Engineer will the relevant product modifications and engineering changes needed aligned to customer brief and ensure project management records were kept up to date.
You will undertake some travel to customer and supplier sites where applicable and liaise regularly plant-wide with engineering and project teams to support NPI.
The ideal candidate will possess a proven engineering background within the automotive or similar neighbouring sector and have supported new product introductions. You will possess a degree or similar level engineering qualification and be able to read and interpret engineering drawings.
You will be conversant with PLM software and ideally have exposure to moulded parts and/or assembly processes in manufacturing. The role is on a fixed term basis due to project requirements. Previous experience supporting customers directly is essential for the role, preferably automotive OEMs.
To apply, please contact James Colley with a current CV via email.