Forming/Press Shop Project Engineer - Automotive

21.50 - 21.50 GBP Hourly + GBP21.50/hour
14 Mar 2018
15 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Job Description:
Our premium brand Automotive client is currently recruiting for the following role:

Manufacturing Engineering

Position Description:
- Assist in projects to improve efficiency and reduce lead-times.
- Contribute to standardising material testing equipment and procedures across supply based and within our Press Shops.
- Supporting activities to ensure all incoming material is quality assured before going to press.
- Contribute to the creation and maintenance of material related process standards e.g. blanker and Head of Line' specifications.
- Support the timely ordering of material for TTO, HLTO and Production Ramp-up for all new Model Programmes.
- Contribute to material supplier identification, developments and performance assessments.
- Monitoring non-processed scrap rates and supporting activities to minimise avoidable' scrap and to maximise the value to client of the related processed scrap.


1) Understanding of materials, and material properties and processes specifically relating to forming technologies.

2) A working knowledge of steel and aluminium manufacturing and press shop facilities (e.g. blast furnaces, cast houses, rolling mills, heat treatment lines, cut to length and blanking lines, destackers, reoilers, presses, etc.)

3) An ability to analyse and assess large amounts of data and relevant previous experience in material quality assurance or similar.

Experience Required:
Suitable applicants are likely to possess a relevant degree or PhD although this is not essential if the individual can evidence the necessary capabilities.

Experience Preferred:
- Proven ability in delivering tasks &/or projects within tight timescales.
- Strong MS Office (Word, PowerPoint and Excel) skill set and experience of Google tools.

Flexibility: Warwickshire based candidates would be expected to be mobile with regular travel to each of our Press Shops (Birmingham, Solihull,Liverpool) anticipated and as well as occasional overseas travel.

Please note to apply for this position, you MUST have either a UK or EU passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship of any kind.

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

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