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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Birmingham, GB

POSTED DATE: 11/07/2018

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POSTING END DATE: 25/07/2018

ADVERTISED SALARY: £37,819 - £47,500


An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.

Our vehicles are admired and desired across the world for their luxurious design and outstanding engineering. Driving them is an incredible experience; being the ideas and expertise behind their creation is even more exhilarating. Being part of our Engineering and Manufacturing team you'll join us on this journey.
As a Current Manufacturing Engineer you’ll be based in our state-of-the-art Body in White department where the Jaguar’s sleek, aerodynamic form starts to take shape. In Body in White, watch as man and machine work in sync to shape, rivet and bond each bespoke Jaguar car. 
In this role you’ll lead engineering and technical support to design, develop and implement manufacturing production processes to enable successful launch of new products, ensuring feasibility of all designs to suit manufacturing build requirements, Design for Assembly (DFA) and compliance with the Bill of Process (BOP). This includes the creation of process, delivery of tools, jigs & fixtures, quality, data analysis and reporting of major issues, deployment of failure mode avoidance tools, support of cross-functional teams in the resolution of those issues on projects and the tracking of resolution through to completion.
You’ll be part of a team of engineers, the role requires collaboration across functions to ensure we have established compliance with the BOP to deliver processes that meet our basic minute value (BMV) and quality targets. It is also important for us to share best practice across the platforms and between manufacturing plants to ensure we employ the best processes available wherever possible.
You’ll need to have extensive knowledge of the manufacturing process, with an established track record in achieving targets, despite facing obstacles and setbacks. As a confident communicator, you’ll utilise your strong written and verbal communication skills to work effectively within multifunctional teams.
You’ll also have a good knowledge of problem solving tools. With experience working in a fast-paced environment, you’re calm under pressure and ideally feel comfortable working to short-term deadlines.
Jaguar Land Rover considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list.  Therefore, Jaguar Land Rover will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you will find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team. Our employees have access to a privilege car purchase scheme, membership of a competitive pension plan, performance related bonus scheme and 26 days holiday entitlement. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.

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