Senior Clay Modeller

What to Expect

We are recruiting for a Senior Clay Modeller to join our fantastic Design Department in Woking. As the Senior Clay Modeller you will translate 2D themes into breath-taking physical properties “that tell the visual story of their function”. You will also create concept & production ready surface solutions compatible with concurrent engineering exercises to the McLaren Design Process (MDP) & program timing.

What You'll Do

  • Leading a given zone on exterior or interior model to deliver the design vision/strategy.
  • Contributing to the Planning workloads as required.
  • Producing high impact physical content for senior presentations and weekly design reviews.
  • Working within the wider CMD, CAS, Clay & Engineering teams; to present feasible design solutions to Function Group representatives and Senior Management for sign-off.
  • Reconciling design intent, quality & manufacturing feasibility with aerodynamics, engineering and commercial requirements.
  • Communicating progress and critical issues to the Functional Manager
  • Attending Design & CAS reviews as required and action next steps.
  • Supporting with cutter path programming for all model making activities.
  • Offering input into the creation and update of design standards & process.
  • Maintaining a tidy work space.
  • Allocating secondary tasks to team members, such as preparing review content.
  • Be a role model, live the values and communicate the design pillars to other departments.

What You'll Bring

  • Education in a design, modelling or pattern making background preferred.
  • Good verbal & written presentation skills.
  • Strong physical modelling and surface design skills (hard modelling and clay).
  • Good knowledge of Work NC (milling, cutter paths).
  • PC literate. Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Experience on full size and scale clay properties. Led an exterior or interior G0-G4.
  • Good understanding of ergonomics, aerodynamic principles & legal requirements.

What We'll Do for You

We offer a wide – ranging benefits package, which includes:

Who Are We?

No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

It takes a community to do what we do. A diverse group of people with many areas of expertise, united by their passion to deliver visionary products and set new benchmarks.

McLaren Automotive commits to equal opportunity for all. Diversity, Equality and Inclusion is at the heart of our impact, it drives our innovation and enables us to truly create something special. Join us on our journey.

Unternehmen / Organisation: 
McLaren Automotive