Body Project Engineer









WFH / Surrey as Required

Danielle Placey

01268 582900

Job Title: Project Engineering Consultant

Location: WFH - customer location when required (1 day per week)

Duration: Rolling Contract

IR35 Status Determination: Outside

Position Description
- Management of the 3D definition of the Body Structure and associated systems
- Responsibility for the system architecture design using Catia V5/V6
- Occupant positioning
- Ownership of the section book
- 3D package modelling
- Manage interface with styling
- Design for manufacture and assembly for responsible components
- Ensuring responsible designs meet legal compliance
- Work Package Management
- Design Sizing Analysis
- Sub system load analysis
- Joints and interface design
- Materials selection
- Fixing selection justification with appropriate bolt calculations
- Carbon Fibre Design and Manufacture
- DFMEA delivery
- Creation and Management of Engineering Tech Spec.
- Experience in OEM DVP&R
- Front and Rear Crash Structures, Lightweight Structures and Carriers
- Crash System Design - Management and Integration of CAE Inputs
- Aluminium Extrusions and Post Extrusion Profiling
- Experience in Pressed Aluminium Design and Aluminium Casting Design
- Jointing of Aluminium by Welding - Rivetting and Adhesives
- DFM and DFA delivery
- GD&T / RPS Location and Measurement Plans
- Pedestrian Protection and Legal Requirements
- Engineering to Commercial Contraints & Commercial management
- Deliver Engineering Change
- Engineering responsibility (including design and release) of full vehicle body systems:
- Structures, Panels, Closures
- Typical Technical Responsibilities
- Serves as a technical specialist for the organisation in the application of advanced concepts principles and methods
- Serves as technical authority on one or more functional areas across multiple programmes
- Interprets, organizes, executes
- Keeps informed of new methods and developments affecting the organisation providing recommendations for new practices

Managerial Responsibilities
- Supervises staff allocated to specific assignments
- Plans schedules or coordinates the preparation of documents or activities for multiple major projects
- Reviews operational procedures to ensure compliance with applicable policies and performance measures

Direction Received
- Receives administrative supervision with assignments being given in terms of broad general objectives and bounds
- Communication skills
- Routinely interacts with clients, customers and officials
- Leads project meetings and delivers presentations
- Represents the organisation and maintains liaison with individuals in specific contexts"
- Miscellaneous:
- Identify and highlight any areas for continuous improvement
- Ensure that your technical knowledge and expertise is kept up to date
- Mentor and support professional development of all colleagues particularly junior staff
- To perform any other duties that may well be reasonably expected within the remit of the role
- To ensure compliance with the Health Safety and Environmental Policy requirements within areas of responsibility


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