Lead Manufacturing Engineer

Recruiter
Sigma Recruitment
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£53000 - £58000/annum pension, bonus, etc
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Opportunity to join an expanding organisatino within a senior technically focused role playing a key part in the development of the manufacturing processes for a unique product range. The Lead Manufacturing Engineer will play a pivotal role in liaising between a team of engineers and a scientific R&D team to ensure that process development and scale up is achieved as they work towards the commercialisation of a group of products. The role will of Lead Process Engineer will involve the management of resources towards the achievement of deadlines while coaching, mentoring and developing a team of talented design, mechanical and process engineers.

As the Lead Manufacturing Engineer your duties will include:

* Leading a team of mechanical and design engineers
* Taking a hands-on approach to process engineering and the development of manufacturing equipment
* Setting strategies to address the engineering challenges faced by the company
* Implementing solutions in line with industry best practice
* The Lead Process Engineer will oversee the process validation procedures onsite
* Collaborating with external development partners
* Make improvements to existing processes where appropriate
* Travel to other sites within the group (UK and Europe) in line with development requirements

To be a successful Lead Manufacturing Engineer you will have the following skills and experience:

* An Engineering related degree (Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing, Chemical, etc.)
* Experience of process development / manufacturing setup development within a highly-regulated industry
* Experience of managing / coaching / mentoring a design / R&D team
* The Lead Process Engineer will need good project management skills
* The ability to travel within the UK and Europe as required In line with business / development requirements

In return, the Lead Manufacturing Engineer will receive a salary of £53,000 - £58,000 (potentially more for the right person) + pension, bonus, etc.

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