Project Engineer - VA/VE

Recruiter
Redshore Search Consultants Ltd
Location
Coventry
Salary
28000-34000+Bens
Posted
29 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has arisen within this leading manufacturer of products into the building products, construction and engineering market place for a Project Engineer with a Design for manufacture background.

THE ROLE

It will be the role of the Project Engineer to add Value to the product using your design, manufacturing and VA/VE experience. You will be required to manage costs within a portfolio of existing and new projects, whilst maintaining product integrity. Other responsibilities include.

* Provide engineering design support for productivity improvement
projects through effective participation on cross-functional VAVE teams.
* Lead engineering efforts on critical direct material cost-out projects,
including idea development, prototype and project execution.
* Support plant and Product Management cost-out activities.
* Ability to read and create engineering drawings.
* Coordinate with Operations group in Manufacturing Facilities to
implement VA/VE projects.
* Modifying and creating BOM's.
* Business case development.
* Financial justifications.
* Concept selection.
* Innovation - develop design / manufacturing options.

THE PERSON

The successful candidate for the Project Engineer role will ideally be a HNC/HND/Degree qualified engineer with strong mechanical engineering skills. You will need a strong design background with a good understanding of managing a product and dealing with customers through the product lifecycle.

THE PACKAGE

- £28,000-£34,000 Basic
- Pension
- Life Assurance
- Bonus