Lead Investigation Engineer

The Company:


  • The company is a multi- billion euro company and are a World Class leader who possess a strong global presence.
  • They are World Leaders in their field with 50,000 plus employs situated across the globe.

The Role:

Lead Investigation Engineer


  • The Investigation Engineer will be the focal point for any technical engineering investigation support requirements to Manufacturer Engineering, Operations, Programs and Supply Chain, customer support & quality.

    This role directly contributes to customer satisfaction through support of on time delivery of product/customer technical queries.
  • To conduct and co-ordinate engineering activities including detailed investigations in support of production/ in-service products using accumulated experience and judgement to evaluate , select standards or methods.

    This will require co-ordination across the UK and UIS Engineering teams.
  • To make technical decisions & act as prime internal or external interface where needed managing requirements and deliverables.
  • Co-ordinate and work with UK and Us engineering teams to resolve technical issues – aligning with Product line leaders for technical authority.
  • To make sure engineering investigation action plans are well structured, managed and substantiated to enable clear and quick program decisions to be made to avoid line stops.
  • Build and maintain good working relationship between all key shareholders and Engineering function to allow effective and efficient communication.
  • To maintain close alignment with the Configuration Management team and participate the required change management board reviews to make sure in-service product modifications and properly addressed and controlled.     

The Ideal Person:


  • Skilled at concise and logical thinking to derive and communicate thoroughly thought out engineering activities in support of technical issues.
  • Role holder will hold either a relevant engineering degree or equivalent experience.
  • Prior experience in rotating machine/mechanical product design or engineering analysis role.
  • Excellent communication and influential skills
  • Able to use own or technical capability of other engineering specialists to align and justify their decisions.
  • Strong understanding of simulation and test capabilities.
  • From time to time, they will need to interact with external customers to plan and support in-service product issue engineering investigations.
  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing environment – manufacturing methods, process capability and process control.

    Ability to effectively apply DMAIC tools.      

Consultant: Marc Gibbs

Email: marcg@otrsales.co.uk

Tel no.

0208 397 4114

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

About On Target

At On Target, we specialise in sales, technical and commercial jobs in the Engineering, Construction, Building Services, Medical & Scientific, and Commercial & Industrial Solutions sectors, enabling our consultants to become experts in their market sector.

We place all levels of personnel, up to Director across the UK and internationally.





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