Project Engineer (Vehicle Electrical Systems)

Project Engineer (Vehicle Electrical Systems)

Job Title: Project Engineer (Vehicle Electrical Systems)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Littlehampton, West Sussex
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896488_1575625866
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 06, 2019 09:51

Job Description

Project Engineer (Vehicle Electrical Systems)
My client is looking for an experienced Project Engineer to join my clients team based in West Sussex. You will be the designated lead on cross departmental collaboration. The role will require the incumbent to liaise between the Engineering Design Department and the Workshop Team Leaders to ensure all technical deliverable deadlines are met
-Ownership of the technical development of vehicle electrical systems (automotive and comms).
-Approval of all order delivery timescales in conjunction with the Project and Supply Chain Managers.
-Confirmation of build specifications - including sign off of Build BoM Resourcing Plan.
-Provision of technical direction to the Production Manager.
-Relationship management between Electrical Systems Lead Design Engineer, Commercial, Supply Chain Manager and Production Manager.
-Reporting on weekly production milestones against a master production schedule.
-Reporting on weekly production status and stock levels of key components.
-Management of production issues, risks and opportunities.
-Identification and planning of resources needed to support bespoke build orders to meet agreed delivery dates.
-Approving of all internal and customer documentation in line with Jankel QMS
-Suitable Electrical Engineering qualification (ONC/HNC/Degree or equivalent) or relevant experience.
-Professional project and management qualifications (APMP/PRINCE 2).
-Business improvement qualifications or practical experience of tools (LEAN).
-Line management experience in low volume production.
-Electrical engineering background gained in the Defence, Automotive or Aerospace industries.
-Experience of vehicle electrical power generation, storage and distribution.
-Experience of vehicle EMC, Tempest and comms integration.
-Experience of dealing with challenging customers.
-Understanding of system integration and configuration management.
-Position - Project Engineer (Vehicle Electrical Systems) - 3 Month Contract Initially
-Location - West Sussex
-Rate - Negotiable
Key Words - Electrical, Project, ERP, SAP, Vehicle, Systems, EMC, Tempest, Defence, Automotive, Aerospace
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
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