CONTECHS JOB DESCRIPTION DATABASE

VE004

JOB TITLE

VEHICLE AREA

Vehicle Serviceability Engineer

VEHICLE ENGINEERING

JOB DESCRIPTION

Reporting to the Service Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for areas of Service Engineering project deliverables including;
Vehicle-Development Project Gateways, ensuring all Aftersales deliverables achieve either Green or Amber status
Benchmarking of competitors for serviceability and cost of ownership
Ensure Vehicle Design serviceability targets are achieved through CAD assessment, design control meetings and physical reviews
Work closely with vehicle designers to ensure that serviceability targets are understood and met
Specify and deliver special workshop equipment and manage suppliers
Support the delivery of the Company's' Diagnostic System
The development and delivery of maintenance repair methodologies and instructions
The development and delivery of body repair methodologies and instructions and manage suppliers
The development and delivery of the Spare Parts manual
Support the Aftersales Technical Support team with technical and diagnostic problem solving
Proofread workshop related technical information for content accuracy
Assess design changes through the lifecycle of each model and variant which effects technical workshop documentation
The creation and management of Owners Documentation in conjunction with the Creative Department (hardback and electronic versions)
Support the translation of all necessary types of Approved repair centre and Customer documentation
Be instrumental in delivering initiatives to improve productivity and efficiency within the department
Support the creation of timing plans and business cases for Service Engineering related projects and ensure these are delivered within agreed timelines
Liaise and work closely with internal and external stakeholders and business units ensuring cross functionality
To carry out any other appropriate work as required by the company

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

Educated to degree level or equivalent desirable
Previous experience in an Automotive Manufacturing or Head Office environment
Extensive knowledge of whole vehicle service, maintenance and repair techniques
Good working knowledge of vehicles, vehicle systems and an understanding of the latest vehicle technologies
Experience of Vehicle Diagnostic and Technical Publication Systems
Experience of using CAD visualisation tools (CATIA Experience desirable, but not essential)
Bill of Materials or change management experience
Proven track record for project management
Computer literate � Microsoft Office suite#

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POWERTRAIN

ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS