Position Title: Facilities Development and Construction Engineer – Mechanical Machine Design and Installation
Division: Manufacturing Engineering
The role is the Principal Engineer responsible for mechanical systems design, equipment selection and specification, installation management & supervision and commissioning, covering all aspects of automotive production equipment.
Demonstrable experience in mechanical machine design in an automotive environment. This is to include the design, installation and commissioning of such systems. Strong experience in the manufacturing of the mechanical elements such that they can be designed for manufacture and assembly. Working knowledge of the machinery directive and subsequent standards to ensure equipment is safe to use.
Demonstrable experience in mechanical machine design in an automotive environment. This is to include the design, installation and commissioning of such systems. experience in the hands on management and supervision of complex high value installation work associated with the above. experience in the commissioning of mechanical systems. Flexibility to be able to operate across all locations, which on some occasions may result in significant time (several weeks) overseas or away from home An individual who is not fazed by an ever-changing environment with daily challenges and unpredictable daily hours, prepared to work weekends and the hours necessary to support operations. This is not a 9-5 job An individual who recognises the importance of humility and strives for a single status amongst the production team An individual who is results driven, demonstrates, tenacity, drive and perseverance, with the ability to deliver in a complex, highly demanding environment An individual with the ability to combine a short term, pragmatic focus with longer term planning An individual who is resilient, energetic and enthusiastic, able to deliver results under pressure, whilst responding constructively to challenging new ideas and inputs An individual who can challenge existing thinking in a positive way whilst building credibility and trust through experience and personal style A good communicator who can communicate complex ideas An effective team player, actively leads, develops and supports team members High levels of personal resilience, integrity and honesty as well as large amounts of humility for the team. An individual who enables speed in decision making through establishing alignment, clarity, appropriate resources and sense of urgency whilst bringing others along
Electrical controls experience. Experience of acting as the Principal Contractor and a full understanding of the responsibilities under this role