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Homologation Engineer

Clemence Rogers are currently recruiting for a Homologation Engineer to join a well-established client, with the opportunity to work from home.

  • Location: Doncaster
  • Salary: Competitive Salary
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing: 16 December 2021
  • Ref: 901173

Key Responsibilities of a Homologation Engineer:

• To manage whole trailer, systems and component homologation and approvals

• Provide Interpretation of legislative requirements including design for compliance and COP

• Communication of requirements throughout the organisation

• Compiling homologation timing plans for whole vehicle Type Approval activities

• To plan system and whole trailer approvals

• Provide point of contact for engineers based in the UK for homologation and certification guidance

• Investigating impending regulations and their effect on the whole vehicle design, Devising Strategy to support longer term requirements.

• Facilitate derogation applications and communication with SMMT

• Identify and deliver technical advice on regulatory and homologation requirements for the trailer, systems, and components

• Execution and witnessing of type approval tests for trailers, systems, and components according to regulations in compliance with quality, cost, and delivery targets

• Interaction with national regulatory authorities and agencies, including but not limited to VCA

• Identifying homologation requirements and monitoring of homologation processes and regulations for new trailer types to ensure compliance with legal requirements

• Plausibility check of technical data, compilation of approval relevant data

• Preparation and generation of the necessary technical documentation as well as submission of this documentation to approval authorities.

• Participating in and influencing working groups involved in the development of regulations and standards as required

• Conducting training and technical advisory services in the field of homologation

• Support with technical sales activities in the field of homologation

Ideal Candidate for the Homologation Engineer Role:

• Experience of 2-D / 3-D CAD Design.

• Working knowledge of project planning and control techniques

• Experience within the commercial vehicle sector would be preferred.

• Excellent communications skills both written and verbal

• Ability to work to strict deadlines

• Proficient with MS Office applications like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Projects etc.

• Critical thinking with exceptional problem-solving skills and root cause analysis.

• Stress analysis and / or metallurgy competence

• 3-5 years of professional experience in homologation, preferred in the field of trailers and new technologies

• A robust understanding of the UK and Ireland certification process

• A strong understanding of regulations, standards and market requirements

• An in depth understanding of reading and interpreting regulatory requirements and structures

• Experience in project management and robust practical experience with project work in the automotive sector

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