transmissions engineer in wolverhampton

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£ 26 per hour
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wolverhampton, west midlands
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A Transmissions Integrations Engineer is required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you experienced in a transmissions focused role? Do you have the capabilities to be successful in a fast paced team? If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity, then this is the job for you!


In this position, you will play a key role in the design and development, integration and validation of Continuously Variable Transmission design solutions. You will have the opportunity to address and resolve design issues, working with worldwide technical experts, to maintain quality/cost/velocity of ground up designs. Reporting directly to the Engineering Manager you will be required to manage daily work and work with multiple organisations within the business. Technical design, development and test experience is required, and transmissions and/or drive-train component and system design is strongly preferred alongside some project lead experience. The role will include release and implementation of drawings through the appropriate engineering systems and working with suppliers. Pro/Engineer (Creo 4) experience is required in addition to 5+ years of drive-train or driveline systems (rotating components) design and development experience.

Key Skills:

* Mechanical Engineering Degree or comparable expertise through experience.

* Pro/Engineer (Creo 4) competent.
* Experience of driveline/engine development, design (gears / shafts / bearings/ castings) integration, test and validation.
* Ability to self-direct but also work effectively in a diverse team environment.
* Ability to work within complex projects.
* Proven mechanical engineering competence in design and development with component/system level validation experience.

Preferred Skills:

* CVT transmission experience.
* Off/On -Highway machine or vehicle experience.
* Detailed design including geometric tolerancing.
* Knowledge of the engineering to release processes.
* Certified 6Sigma Green Belt.
* New product introduction knowledge.
* Manufacture processes from development through to series production.
* Hydraulic system knowledge with the ability to design oil systems.
* NVH analysis experience would be advantageous.

This 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.





educational requirements

automotive engineering,engineering