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Project Manager - Vehicle Assembly

  • Fresh Jobs
  • Coventry
  • 09/02/2019
Full time

Job Description


Project Manager - Vehicle Assembly



Automotive, Hybrid, EV, Assembly, Build, Manufacture, Battery, Front & Rear Module

A Project Manager - Vehicle Assembly is required with knowledge of full vehicle assembly and build to support the manufacture of niche vehicles. Candidates with experience of leading and developing manufacturing processes, systems and quality within trim and final of niche hybrid vehicles or electric vehicles would be well received.

Due to the development of a new vehicle this company, a Coventry based specialist manufacturer requires a proactive forward-thinking Project Manager - Vehicle Assembly with experience of vehicle assembly and trim & final to lead and develop all assembly systems and processes for a new permanent/contract role. As a Project Manager - Vehicle Assembly, you will be required to:
  • Identify, design and develop the assembly processes for vehicle build looking at SOP's, Takt Time and assembly methods for a new hybrid/electric vehicle
  • Provide technical support and advice on assembly and build issues within a low volume production environment
  • Lead the manufacture of complex build programs, high value products and/or fully EV and hybrid vehicles
  • Assist in the development of processes and systems to meet production schedules while maintaining quality standards and continuous improvement initiatives

The Project Manager - Vehicle Assembly should have the following skills or experience:
  • Build and assembly of high value vehicles (F1, Motorsport, Performance Cars) or hybrid/electric vehicle production
  • Be fully conversant with all trim & final and full vehicle assembly processes to provide technical support and advice within a low volume production environment
  • Have leadership qualities and the ability to mentor and advise others within full vehicle and complex assemblies, especially hybrid or specialist vehicle operations

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of vehicle assembly from a high value or hybrid/EV/HEV environment seeking to be involved with one of the most exciting build programs whilst looking to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Coventry based automotive company will offer you:
  • £Competitive Salary and Benefits
  • Opportunity to be involved with a prestigious hybrid/EV build program
  • Excellent career development and progression

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of niche vehicle build and assembly from prototype to manufacture and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Project Manager - Vehicle Assembly role, please contact Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on or call 01384 446167.