Project Engineers

18 Nov 2016
16 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Engineer - Wilts - Auto - ??Comp plus Bens

Are you a Project Engineer with experience of leading and delivering strategic programs within the automotive arena, seeking a fresh challenge with a forward thinking organisation?

As a Project Engineer you will be charged pulling together all cross function teams within sales, finance, engineering, development and manufacturing to ensure project timelines and gateways are delievred with budgetary constraints.

The Project Engineer with be charged with introduction of all defined programmes into the nominated manufacturing sites, ensuring their adherence to APQP procedures where applicable.

Responsibilities will include:

* The implementation of programmes using the APQP process (Gateway system) and ensure that timing plans meet the needs of customers (internal and external) and the whole programme team
* The management of suppliers during the development phase and planning of customer prototypes
* Regularly review progress of programmes against the agreed measures and ensure that all areas are completed and correct
* Component management into volume production and handed over according to the APQP process
* Provision of leadership of allocated SDT's, to understand the overall resource requirements for delivering the programmes and ensure that SDT's are run effectively and efficiently
* The control of programme budgets within agreed limits (tooling, investment, piece part costs) and the manage customer B2B programme platforms where applicable
* The development of new business opportunities through effective clients relations and communications
* A contribution to the continuous improvement of business systems

As a Project Engineer you will demonstrate experience of supporting and delivering automotive engineering projects using APQP allied with excellent commercial and organisational awareness to understand product costings and programme timelines.

A second language, prefereably German would be distinctly advantage in supporting a number of ket clients and suppliers across Europe.

For further information please contact Mark Bignell on (Apply online only) or send an up to date resume to

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency