LEVC (previously known as The London Taxi Company)
Coventry, MID
3 days ago


Senior Engineer - Body Structures

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Senior Engineer - Body Structures
£Competitive + excellent benefits
Full Time / Permanent


At LEVC, our Engineers are the brains behind our class-leading vehicles. They oversee everything from design and development all the way through to testing and validation; and everything in between.

We have an ambitious growth plan and recently developed and launched our first leisure vehicle the new e-Camper. To continue with this growth we are looking for an experienced Senior Engineer who is able to demonstrate a high level of Body & Structures Engineering with clear capability to lead the technical and strategic delivery of vehicle structure and body system design, both for existing and new vehicles.

You will have a proven track record in delivery of body structures, ideally with a detailed knowledge of aluminium structures and will be expected to provide technical subject matter leadership for the Body Engineering team and the wider business. 

Working as part of the core team to deliver current product deliverables for the body structures function group and manage a small team of design engineers you will be responsible for releases, BOM, concerns and containments, new product design lead (working closely with the principal engineer), cost down initiatives and escalation of key program and product issues, liaison with cross functional areas to propose alternative solutions.

Reporting to the Principal Engineer (Body Engineering), this position offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits. We also reward our people with 25 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays, life insurance, health care scheme, and a salary sacrifice pension scheme.

LEVC are powering towards 2022, growing our product range, export markets and employment opportunities. We’ve also expanded our product line-up beyond the iconic “black cab” TX range. In June 2021 we recently launched the world’s first electric campervan known as the e-Camper. In July 2020 we launched the VN5; an all-new electric van, taking the successful TX combination of eCity technology, unrivalled turning circle capability and renowned durability into the commercial vehicle sector. Furthermore, the opening of our commercial office in Germany has provided us with the platform to introduce our growing product range to previously untapped markets all across Europe.

2021 promises to be another exciting year with all the foundations in place to embark on an ambitious growth journey.

At LEVC, whatever your role, you truly have the opportunity to have your voice heard and make a difference.

Don’t be just another cog in the machine, apply today.

About the Company

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LEVC (previously known as The London Taxi Company)

The London Taxi or Black Cab is an integral part of British history. The LEVC has been part of this illustrious heritage from the very start. We are proud to be the only manufacturer and retailer of this iconic, instantly-recognisable, distinctly English motor vehicle. The LEVC is committed to customer care excellence and continuous improvements in vehicle accessibility, comfort, emissions performance, manoeuvrability and durability without compromising the globally-renowned famous shape and brand. LTC are proud to serve the world-famous London Taxi trade, consistently voted the best in the world (Source: Hotels.com) which has been the foundation for developing a presence in other UK regions and export markets. The London Taxi has so far been exported into more than 40 countries world-wide. Our vision is to see the iconic London Black Cab on the streets of all major cities around the world.
100 to 499 employees
Automotive and Parts Mfg