Senior Process Engineer - 36350

6 days left

22 Oct 2019
19 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Ref: 36350

Title: Senior Process Engineer

Division: Manufacturing Engineering

Contract Position based at: Whitley with travel to EMC, Wolverhampton

Position Description:


An opportunity for a high calibre and experienced Manufacturing Engineer to join our Powertrain Manufacturing Engineering team as a Senior Process Engineer. The team is developing to support future engine developments for the complete range Jaguar Land Rover vehicles. You will be responsible for developing our new, technologically advanced powertrain assembly facilities to support the JLR global powertrain initiatives.

Planning, developing and implementation of assembly and test processes and facilities.

Provide feasibility statements for Product Development designs to suit manufacturing build requirements.

Ensure robust process quality planning including build simulations and FMEAs Support virtual build events raising and championing issues where appropriate.

Skills Required:

Experience in specifying, delivering and launching assembly line facilities and in-line test equipment (automated assembly cells, rundown machines, manual workstations)
Project management experience of delivering new or modified equipment into a production facility.
Engineering qualification - HNC or above. Preferably Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering

Experience Required:

Support of physical builds at workshop, pilot build and Manufacturing Plant locations, raising and managing issues where appropriate.
Prepare, issue and evaluate supplier "Request for Quotations"
Assembly process & equipment verification at suppliers and at home manufacturing facility.
Support management activities through development and ownership of timing plans.
Support new model planning through development of process estimates against study requests
Good IT skills and awareness of Process Authoring Tool (GSPAS), simulation and virtual toolsets i.e. Digital-buck, Process Designer, Process Simulate and CATIA V5, Byteworx and Sciemetric Qualityworx
Good knowledge of MS Office Applications (PowerPoint, Excel, Word and Project).
Knowledge, experience and understanding of in-process test equipment, Dyno facilities, Hot run cells, Cold testing and ability to analyse and interpret performance data output from those facilities.
Previous experience of facility Installation, commissioning and product Launch.
Good understanding of process capability & ability to use Q-DAS software

Education Required:

Ideally, educated to Degree level in Manufacturing Systems or a similar engineering discipline.

Candidates with HNC / HND and the relevant experience would be considered.

Additional Information:

Ability to lead & direct a small team of engineers to achieve objectives & project milestones is highly desirable

Candidates should be self-motivated with sound leadership and communication skills.

Ability to travel to global locations to support JLR expansion.

Foreign languages are also an advantage, German, Italian or Chinese.

If you are interested in this position, please APPLY NOW. For more information, contact Sarah Gilbert on (phone number removed).

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business