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Assembly Jig And Fixture Design Engineer- 36909 / 36910

Salary: £26

Location: Gaydon

Job type: Contract

Category: Gaydon

Title: Assembly Jig & Fixture Design Engineer - 36909 and 36910 Division: Manufacturing Engineering Contract Position based at: Gaydon Rate: - up to £26.09/hr Ltd (PAYE option also available) Position Description: This is a Jig & Fixture Design Engineer role within Manufacturing Engineering. Responsibilities will include: Design of both Body in White (BIW) and Trim and Final (T&F) Assembly Fixtures. Design Projects WILL be varied. The more experience you can evidence the better. Fixture Design from Kick Off to Design Delivery and successfully physical fixture handover. To project manage a Design Project with minimal Lead Engineering support To coordinate and manage internal customers and suppliers (to provide data in a timely manner) To drive improvements into our standards, processes and methods of working To create and update into our standards, processes and methods of working To gain customer feedback, and drive that back into our working practices Planning for BIW single panel gauging, assembly and assembly gauging. Drive dimensionally optimised and aligned strategies for assembly and measurement. Compatibility Assessments. Product, Process and Tooling compatibility assessments. Cost Engineering. Cost & feasibility studies in support of engineering change proposals. Tool Collision Studies. Collaboration with Process Simulation to ensure collision free studies completed. Geometry Setting Process. Collaboration with Process, Simulation and Dimensional teams to ensure robust process. Developing and maintaining. Snags and Issues. Driving resolutions of issues and feeding back. To manage buy-off and hand-over of tooling designs with Customers and Toolroom. Data Management. To comply with and ensure that all data delivered is robust, meets expectations and is properly managed Value For Money Assessments (both for Design, Industrialisation and Production). Target zero compatibility issues by final Product Data Release. You will be required to demonstrate a wide range of previous Assembly Fixture experiences. The skills we are looking are, but not limited to, the following abilities: Essential Skills and Experience: Engineering design skills and locator strategy knowledge 3D detail design and 2D detail drawing experience Understanding and awareness of BIW and T&F assembly process Experience and working knowledge of BIW and T&F tooling design principles Experience and working knowledge of locator strategy principals Experience and working knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) principals Experience of solving complex technical ideas and challenges Experience of working in cross-functional teams Skilled experience in using Catia V5 Assembly design skilled experience in using MS Office Preferred Skills and Experience: Ability to create and update JLR Tool Standards. Static Load Analysis skills (within Catia environment) FEA Analysis skills. Dynamic Load Analysis skills (within Catia environment) Basic RobCAD abilities (ability to load high level viewing of RoCAD files within the RobCAD environment) Catia v6 trained. Experience in using Team Centre Engineering Experience in using Catia V6 Assembly Design Experience in continuous improvements to business processes Experience in Team leadership role Education Relevant Degree or equivalent experience preferred Additional Information: ** THIS POSITION HAS BEEN DEEMED INSIDE IR35 ** To apply please send your CV to (url removed) 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 Contracts are those of an Employment Business

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