STA Engineer (New Model-Supply Chain Design)
POSTING END DATE: 05/07/2018
LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire
ADVERTISED SALARY: 37,900 - 45,000
An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world's most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Every product. Every process. Every environment. Our vehicles continually set the benchmark for luxury, innovation and performance thanks to our unrivalled commitment to infinite detail. Join us within our Purchasing teams, and you'll be the driving force behind it all.
As the STA Engineer, you'll be part of the Supplier Technical Assistance (STA) function, supporting the vision of driving manufacturing excellence into the supply base of the given components which will require a mixture of operational, tactical, and strategic purchasing activities.
A key part of your role will be to oversee the due diligence of the Suppliers manufacturing and logistical supply chain proposal through to the creation of a Concept Value Stream Map and the Supplier product delivery plan, which will align to the achievement of Jaguar Land Rover critical project timing and targets.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
Alongside extensive knowledge and practical deployment of lean tools, you'll also have demonstrable experience in process/value stream mapping. You'll have experience within a manufacturing or engineering background, ideally at engineer or management level. With extensive analytical skills, you'll have the ability to break down complex, multi-dimensional problems or processes and drive improvement ideas from concept to reality.
A strong communicator, you'll have excellent stakeholder and relationship management skills and the ability to influence. Finally, you'll have a proven leadership track record within a manufacturing or technical environment with the ability to manage and execute complex projects on time and within budget
JLR considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, JLR will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you'll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.