POSTING END DATE: 12/12/16
ADVERTISED SALARY: £35,940
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
Product Analysis and Verification (PAV) forms the backbone of our internal vehicle testing and development. This department is responsible for a wide and diverse range of activities, including structural, body rig and safety tests, road load data and analytical facilities. They’re also responsible for the development and delivery of key new facilities, technology, infrastructure and strategy – such as multi axis vehicle test rigs, vehicle safety testing rigs, high speed digital filming and data acquisition systems.
As a Sheet Metal Fabricator, you’ll be a key part of our department. From preparing vehicles for test to manufacturing test rigs - you’ll be responsible for wide range of fabrication activities that are associated the PAV department.
You’ll be responsible for fabrication including the ability to weld aluminium and steel. You role will involve tuning and milling along with hand grinding skills. You’ll also be involved in laying out, measuring, and marking dimensions and reference lines on material, such as sheet steel and tubing. Finally, you’ll also be involved in operation monitoring. This will involve watching gauges, dials and other indicators, to make sure a machine is working properly.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
Like us, you’re passionate about quality and process improvement. You'll hold a recognised modern apprenticeship or a NVQ level 3 qualifications in Mechanical, Fabrication, or Welding Engineering.
You’ll have experience and comprehensive knowledge of all welding techniques, as well as turning, milling and hand grinding. You’ll have basic mechanical understanding of machines and tools, including their designs, repair, and maintenance. You’ll also have excellent problem solving skills, the ability to follow written and spoken instruction and you’ll interface well with customers.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you will find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a privilege car purchase scheme, membership of a competitive pension plan and paid holiday entitlement. This and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.