Due to significant investment as a result of continued new orders, an experienced NPI Project Engineer is sought to lead a new product introduction phase.
Senior NPI Project Engineer ( automotive exterior trim manufacturer )
Salary: to £50000 ( depending upon experience )
As a Senior / Lead Project Engineer you will be responsible for introducing a large automation project through prototype sample build through to validation of the manufacturing process for series production.
o Develop and own the project plan and manage gate way delivery process
o Coordinating cross function project teams (Project Engineers, Supplier Quality, Internal Quality, Logistics and Production), you will manage prestigious new product introduction projects through to delivery within an effective and timely manner.
o Manage engineering changes and track project changes and ensure the relevant project teams are updated.
o Ensure all process series including APQP are completed on time.
o Extensive customer liaison with engineering and quality teams.
Applications are sought from experienced Project Engineers or NPI Engineers who are capable of taking the lead with prestigious automotive customers and delivering complex engineering projects on time and to successful buy off.
o HND / Degree qualification Engineering, Manufacturing or similar technical discipline
o Strong project planning and gate way project management experience
o Experience delivering NPI projects within an Automotive Manufacturing plant
o Customer facing experience, ideally with a prestigious client such as Bentley, Rolls Royce/ BMW or McLaren
o Knowledge of advanced manufacturing methods incorporating automation/ robotics
o Flexibility to meet the demands of the programme and to travel to customer site in the UK
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Project Engineer, NPI Engineer or Lead Engineer to be part of an expanding team working for a niche manufacture of high value precision automotive components. In return our client is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation.
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