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JOB DESCRIPTION

SENIOR PROJECT ENGINEER IN DERBYSHIRE

Location Type Salary
Derbyshire Permanent £50,000
  • Reference: 009198
  • Contact: Graham Vockins
  • Tel: 0121 230 1070

Senior Project Engineer: As a result of growing demands for our award-winning range of combustion engines and several exciting engine development programmes, we are seeking a Senior Engineer to support new product engine development & launch activities. The post will suit an individual looking for an opportunity to develop their career within a fast-paced organisation at the cutting edge of engine design and development.

Senior Engineer Role:

Support the efficient running the project during development and ensure hand over of project from Engineering to Operations is successful at project completion.

Assist with the completion of all aspects of the engine DVPSOR, from engine build to dyno test & machine tests.

Support the successful running of development machine fleet and early launch product.

To lead resolution of any issues that present themselves during the engine launch & development.

To support in-house quality, design, development, manufacturing, and service teams in resolving technical issues arising during build, testing and launch of the engine. All in all, resulting in a robust product of world class quality.

Senior Engineer Responsibilities:

Work with cross functional teams of engineers to:
Lead 8D and failure tree analysis to define root cause and solutions for any issues found.
Feedback lessons learned to the design team to enact lessons learned through updating design guides.
Ensure DVP tests & analyses are completed to the required standard to ensure failures do not reoccur.
Act as a coordinator between all function to support but not run project meetings
Assist with the smooth running of Machine fleets, engaging with the customer when required.

Senior Engineer Requirements:

In addition to a passion for engineering, and a desire to be Ā‘hands-on` with engine and machines from concept to completion, the candidates will:
Have a degree in an associated mechanical engineering discipline, with a sound understanding of Mechanical Engineering principles (showing an attention to detail, and being data driven).

Have a strong grasp of the engine/vehicle product development cycle, and expertise in engine system and component specification, design, development and sign-off (using relevant tools)

Be experienced in working with a cross functional team of engineers in issue management with focus on protecting the customer and the business.

Demonstrate good project and supplier management skills and show good commercial awareness.

Be able to work well under pressure and to meet tight deadlines.

Demonstrate an ability to communicate clearly and concisely at all levels.

Show flexibility - the role requires travel to customer and supplier sites.

Senior Engineer Benefits:

JCB offers a competitive salary, pension scheme, Healthcare and relocation assistance where applicable. Opportunities exist for personal development and career progression. 33 days holiday increasing with service to 38 days. Fully supportive of professional development such as IMeche, IET or Chartered Engineer status.

Applications are welcomed from Candidates who possess the relevant skills and experience as detailed in the job description.

RecentĀ Graduates who do not have the required level of skills and experience need not apply.

Candidates must beĀ eligible to work in the UK before making an application and it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide evidence of such eligibility.

Contact graham@gentecrecruit.co.uk