Highways Project Manager

Recruiter
Matchtech
Location
Ledbury
Salary
£37000 - £40000/annum
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

* Manage the day to day tasks and record keeping of the other members of the engineering team
* With a 'Hands On' approach, manage any research and developments on existing products
* With a 'Hands On' approach, manage assessment, research, development and any testing on new products.
* Develop a great enough understanding of the products and the market sectors to be able to sign of drawings.
* Oversee the provision of technical support to customers both domestically and throughout the world
* Ensure that correct and up to date technical support is available for HWC sales teams.
* Ensure accurate creation of product parts lists and BOM's for the accounts & sales departments.
* Assist with the quality control of products and manufacturing processes.
* Manage the creation and maintenance of product and installation manuals.
* Assist with the management of the Company's technical library.
* Organise and supervise the Engineering team members to ensure they carry out their duties in a responsible and effective manner.
* Conduct annual appraisals and KPI's for directly reporting staff and maintain appraisal records.
* Any other general duty as reasonably requested from time to time.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS, COMPETENCIES, QUALIFICATIONS AND BEHAVIOURS NECESSARY TO PERFORM THIS ROLE

* A Mechanical Engineering qualification at Degree level or above, or suitable experience.
* Excellent Leadership skills, ability to motivate and lead the team productively.
* A good understanding of steel properties & steel manufacturing.
* An understanding of SolidWorks, AutoCAD & MS Office products.
* Excellent attention to detail with an enquiring mind and flexible attitude to work