Job Description

208254632
13-Jul-2018
 

Parts Technical Writer

Parts Technical Writer required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.Are you looking for an exciting opportunity at the forefront of off engine and machine technology? Do you have a background strategically controlling the development and validation of components and systems? Have you got experience of working in a fast paced R&D / Engineering environment? If you are seeking an exciting technical challenge then this is the role for you!You will join the European Engine Controls and Software team and will be the Verification and Validation Test Coordinator working across all core engine software releases created by the team for Small and Medium diesel engines. This will encompass all programmes, including current product and new product introductions.These programmes offer the opportunity to work with cutting edge software test techniques and technology, helping the team to achieve its goal of a world class approach to software verification leading to unrivalled levels of engine software quality. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to support engine programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.Key responsibilities:* Responsible for reviewing Design Changes received by the aftermarket and adding into the team workflow.
* Identifying & loading new part numbers into the warehouse system (POPIMS) to allow procurement activity to start.
* Identifying where service parts are being replaced and creating supersession data to ensure aftermarket customers can move over to the new part number in a timely manner.
* Attending BIQ (Built In Quality) and Change Request approval meetings to ensure Design Change proposals meet the needs of the aftermarket.
* To be the first point of contact for Internal/Enterprise Customers relating to Design Change queries.
* Contribute to team targets for actioning Design Changes within agreed time frame.Qualifications and Experience Required:Ideal Candidate’s Experience:* Good IS/IT skills (Majority of time in this role is spent checking BOM data and matching up part numbers within aftermarket systems).
* Managing Bills of Material or Managing Design Changes within a BOM/Parts listing system.
* Ability to recognise engine spare parts/components by description/drawing/shape.
* Use of Technical Authoring or Product Lifecycle packages, eg Windchill.
* Microsoft applications, typically Excel.
* Experience of industrial diesel engines, automotive parts, agricultural equipment/machinery.Minimum criteria:* Sound Excel knowledge
* Ability to recognise engine spare parts/components by description/drawing/shape.
* Ability to interpret basic technical data
* Good analytical and problem-solving skillsKey Competencies:* Contributing to Team Success
* Customer Focus
* Planning and Organising/Managing Work
* Quality Orientation/Work StandardsThis is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business