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Vehicle Buck & Prototype Design Engineer

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Vehicle Buck & Prototype Design Engineer

Posted 09 July 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Body & Chassis
Contact NameNutan Dhalpe

Job description

Position :Vehicle buck and Prototype engineer

Location :Halewood/Coventry/Gaydon

Position Type:Contract

Inside IR35

Salary : £36.03 per hour

*Applicants MUST have proof of immediate, on-going and valid eligibility to work full time in the UK and travel within the EU.*

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive OEM based in Gaydon. They are looking for Vehicle buck and Prototype engineer to join their expanding team on a Contract basis.

Job Description

As a Vehicle buck and Prototype engineer main responsibilities are:

  • Proficient CAD user, trained on CATIA V6 Primary focus on the Clients' prototype package models, whilst also supporting other activities related to the engineering and build of technology demonstrator properties.
  • These require understanding and then integration of new technologies into existing or new vehicles.
  • Solid and surface creation, manipulation and assembly
  • Working in collaboration with build suppliers to create accurate physical models in challenging timescales
  • Accurate hard model modifications
  • Prototype mechanism design and build

Qualifications / Skills required

  • Experience in product design in at least one functional area, essential
  • Experience of CATIA V6 for detail or packaging design and geometric integration essential.
  • Knowledge of vehicle types, systems and sub systems
  • Hands on ability, assembly and dis-assembly, making models
  • Ability to tell a data / CAD driven Engineering story that efficiently highlights status / work to do / help required.
  • Working in collaboration with build suppliers to create accurate physical models from Ureols, RP parts in challenging timescales.
  • Accurate hard model modification
  • Driving License

Why work through Contechs?

Contechs is a strategic partner to the automotive industry, providing innovative design and engineering services to global OEMs, from concept to production. Founded in 1997, Contechs has since established itself as a leading automotive recruitment specialist, recruiting across all disciplines in the product development process.

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