Vehicle Technician, Master Technician, Senior Technician, Repair Mechanic, Service Engineer, required to join a team of specialists to virtually evaluate future model designs to ensure serviceability and feasibility of repair processes. Paying £23.00 per hour for an ongoing rolling contract based in Whitley employed as a SERP Engineer (Service Evaluation Repair Process Engineer).
Our client, an ever-evolving automotive manufacturer with an impressive heritage and truly exciting future, is currently looking for a unique individual with a structured and methodical approach. Working within a small, specialist team to virtually evaluate future model designs to assess the serviceability and feasibility for service repair processes.
We are looking for individuals from Service Engineer, Vehicle Technician, Master Technician, Senior Technician, Repair Mechanic backgrounds who have a complete understanding of whole vehicles and the parts and components required for a variety of repairs, maintenance and servicing.
You will be responsible for assessing and developing the design proposals of Vehicle and Powertrain programmes using virtual and CAD tool sets (Full CAD Training provided). Working within an office-based position you will use computer aided software to manipulate and adjust repair processes taking into consideration reducing warranty costs, reducing maintenance and repair costs as well as the brands reputation for quality.
This position is working on the early stages of a products design life cycle with the aim to ensure a vehicle can be serviced, repaired and maintained by wider networks upon release to the automotive market.
The Service Evaluation Repair Process (SERP) Engineer, with a background as a Service Engineer, Vehicle Technician, Master Technician, Senior Technician, Repair Mechanic will be responsible for the following:
Examine design proposals on new vehicle programmes for potential serviceability issues.
Work closely with service representatives from the Technical Service department to feedback potential serviceability issues to the vehicle programme team.
Carry out digital tool feasibility assessments.
Carry out ergonomic feasibility assessments.
Carry out vehicle component removal and installation feasibility assessments using both virtual and CAD tool sets (Full CAD training provided).
Where feasibility issues arise, communicate with specific product development teams to recommend changes and validate proposals.
Create removal and installation processes to authoring standards including; labour times to support issues and service requirements.
Represent the Service organisation in the design engineering communities, in forums such as Package Meetings, Must Resolves, Design Reviews and Virtual Build Events.
Skills & Experience Required:
Extensive experience of whole vehicle maintenance including knowledge of servicing and repair techniques
Extensive knowledge of whole vehicle service, maintenance and repair techniques.
Good working knowledge of vehicles, vehicle systems and an understanding of the latest vehicle technologies.
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written is essential.
Flexibility & ability to work in fast moving/changing environment.
Natural problem-solver with the ability to work proactively both individually and as part of a team.
Good level of IT literacy and the ability to analyse and present data using IT systems.
If you are an experienced Vehicle Technician with strong knowledge of Vehicle Systems, Repair processes and Servicing we would like to speak with you! - Please Apply with your CV