Engineering Manager - Mechanical Design

Electus Recruitment Solutions Limited
Newport (Casnewydd)
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a world leader in the provision and integration of cutting-edge technology, primarily specialist vehicles to the Defence and Security sectors. An Engineering Manager is being sought to lead the businesses' Mechanical Design teams, and be accountable for the management and delivery of multiple engineering projects. These will include future programmes, in-service support projects, and legacy programmes.

Your responsibilities will include:

Management of a cross-functional team within a matrix structure, in order to deliver defined new development projects
Ensure the consistent and correct implementation of company procedures and methods within projects and product development
Provide technical leadership within the development projects, assisting with the generation of design concepts, specifications, and problem solving to achieve optimal solutions

Skills and Qualifications:

Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering and/or relevant demonstrable experience
Project Management qualifications and/or training
Industry relevant experience; defence engineering, automotive, aerospace, etc. considered
Knowledge, understanding and practical experience of managing teams to deliver multiple concurrent projects
Experience of leading Senior Level Stakeholder and Customer reviews
Knowledge of Risk and Opportunity Management
Practical experience of budget management and forward resource planning
Experience of preparation of internal and external reports
Sound communication and presentation skills

Job Title: Engineering Manager - Mechanical Design
Location Near Newport, South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: DOE + Excellent benefits
Job ID:894069


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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