Special Vehicle Operations Engineers

Recruiter
Fircroft Engineering Serv Ltd
Location
West Midlands
Salary
Neg.
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role:
**Experienced Engineers Required** across All Vehicle Attributes to support new major client Special Vehicle Operations programmes.

As Project Engineers within our client's Special Vehicle Operations Division you will be responsible for a variety of technically biased tasks, working to support engineers and managers. You will need to work with personnel from other departments and functions within our client, and possibly with external companies. Vehicle Personalisation operates as a nimble business within a business, and is focused towards increasing profitability through leveraging our client's customers desire to personalize their vehicles.

Roles include:
* Platform Lead Engineers
* Timing Analysts
* Programme Planners
* BIW Project Engineers
* External Trim Project Engineers
* Internal Trim Project Engineers
* CAD Designer Engineers
* Chassis Project Engineers
* Powertrain Applications Project Engineers
* Vehicle Engineers
* Attribute Engineers
* Whole Vehicle Packaging Engineers
* Manufacturing Process Engineers
* Quality Engineers

Key strategic elements include:
* Pushing the boundaries of the client brands to create high premium niche halo performance & luxury vehicles.
* Developing a range of option packs to enhance the sporting and lifestyle attributes of our vehicle range.
* Enhancing the premium customer experience through vehicle personalisation and exclusivity.

For further information or to discuss any opportunities, Contact Claudia Carcamo at Fircroft on + ***************

The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
The successful candidate/s for these opportunities will possess demonstrable skills/experience within the following:-
* Good overall project management skills, as well as being able to present complex technical issues and solutions to senior engineering management.
* Ability to lead problem resolution sessions and reach compatible cross-functional solutions.
* Ability to work with and manage suppliers where required in all engineering aspects.
* Relevant Engineering Degree, or substantial relevant experience within a specialised field.
* Package, RMDV, CAD experience.
* Knowledge of whole vehicle systems and architecture.
* Knowledge of systems and processes (RMDV, PCDS).
* Powertrain experience.
* Knowledge of Manufacturing processes.
* Familiarity with WERS, APQP, AIMS etc.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.