5 months ago
POSTING END DATE: 20/11/2017
ADVERTISED SALARY: £31,500 - £40,000
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.
LOCATION: Castle Bromwich, West Midlands
WHAT TO EXPECT
Our vehicles are admired and desired across the world for their luxurious design and outstanding engineering. Our Engineering and Manufacturing team are driving this incredible experience; being the ideas and expertise behind their creation is even more exhilarating.
This team is one of the most experienced of its type in the UK and has the knowledge and talent to hold its own against the best body engineers anywhere in the world. From iconic body styling to interior detail, from doors and windows to whole cabin systems, everything about our vehicles has to be perfect. It is what customers expect from a luxury brand. It's what this team makes happen. Join them, and you’ll help us to stay at the forefront of vehicle innovation and research, and to build on our position as a highly competitive brand in a highly competitive marketplace.
Reporting to the PVT Group Leader, as a PVT Project Engineer, you'll maintain part responsibility within the Variation Reduction team (VRT) as well as leading the VRT team. You'll also support the VRT team, providing coaching on problem-solving strategies and metric management as well as day-to-day operational leadership. To succeed in this role, you'll need to track quality performance via a scorecard and be able to work cross functionally to drive teams to achieve set targets.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
For this role, you'll need a proven track record of interfacing with Manufacturing and Engineering on quality issues. You should be confident in the use of presentations and spread sheets to present quality concerns to relevant stakeholders, and you'll need to be able to track quality performance via a scorecard and work cross-functionally to drive teams to achieve set targets. As a result, you'll successfully foster good working relationships and communicate well, both in written and verbal forms, across all levels of the business.
As an individual, you'll be able to work independently and champion good quality practice across the functions. As within the role you’ll be working across a number of teams, you’ll require a good team ethic with a strong desire to deliver against targets.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and a performance-related bonus scheme. 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.