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REQ ID: 122951
JOB TITLE: Battery Frame Process Engineer
SALARY: Competitive

POSTING DATE 03/04/2024
POSTING END DATE: 16/04/2024
LOCATION: Whitley  


An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. JLR 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.


Reporting to the PTME Process Lead Engineer and to the PTME Engineering Manager, the department is responsible for all Manufacturing Engineering activities on new vehicle, model year programmes or current programs. This role will provide engineering and technical support to design, develop, implement and maintain manufacturing production processes and associated equipment to enable successful launch of new products, ensuring feasibility of all designs to suit manufacturing build requirements, Design for Assembly (DFA) and compliance with the Bill of Process (BOP). 
This includes the creation and continuous improvement of process, all process equipment, delivery of tools, jigs & fixtures, quality problem solving, data analysis and reporting of major issues, deployment of failure mode avoidance tools, support of cross-functional teams in the resolution of those issues on projects and the tracking of resolution through to completion.
You’ll be part of a team of engineers, the role requires collaboration across functions to ensure we have established compliance with the BOP to deliver processes that meet our basic minute value (BMV) and quality targets. It is also important for us to share best practice across the platforms and between manufacturing plants to ensure we employ the best processes available wherever possible.


  • Application of Lean Manufacturing and Design principles.
  • Responsibility for PFMEA’s, Control Plans and reaction plans adherence and updates.
  • Attend meetings at all levels and present where applicable.
  • Feasibility of all process designs to suit manufacturing build requirements – Design for Assembly (DFA).
  • Build process strategy for manufacturing.
  • Planning, developing, implementation and continuous improvement of all capable GSPAS Processes for manufacturing, including change management.



  • Experience of assembly operations
  • Flexible approach to job responsibilities and working hours
  • Demonstrable ability to create detailed and effective action plans




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 JLR the perfect place to continue your journey.


JLR is committed to equal opportunity for all.



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