Vehicle Chief Engineer
|Job Title:||Vehicle Chief Engineer|
|Contact Name:||Lucy Fowler-Tutt|
|Job Published:||September 28, 2017 09:46|
For this role you will be managing engineers working on military vehicles projects, have a responsibility for prototype assembly, management of vehicle trials, and supporting business requirements for programmes to enter batch production.
As Chief Engineer, your main responsibilities will include:
Technical design authority
Management of lead engineers for design
Coordination of release and maintenance of the EBOM / CAD
Responsible for prototype assembly and readiness to enter trials
Coordination of engineering tasks related to variant design / issues resolution / DRACAS sentencing
Point of contact between engineering and all other internal departments
Liaison for technical issues resolution / change embodiment
Supporting the design / production process during the project lifecycle
Preparation of material for internal and external reviews
Effectively communicate updates.
Qualifications and Requirements
Engineering Degree or equivalent level of education and experience
Team Working and leadership
Ability to multitask
Ability to communicate at senior levels
Military Vehicle design is desirable and advantageous
Experience of working within a defence orientated industry is preferred
Knowledge of standards relating to defence work e.g. Defence Standards is preferred.
Job Title:Chief Engineer
Location:Newport, South Wales
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 Nationals. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. 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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.
Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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