Project Manager

Recruiter
Lord Search & Selection
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Machine Vision and Production Automation Systems
c£45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Birmingham (with UK travel)

The Role

You will help manage large scale projects to leading manufacturing companies across a range of sectors. Often working with multiple production lines, you will help project manage the installation of integrated machine vision and production automation systems to help improve production efficiencies.

Your key task will be to work closely with a team of in house engineers and developers, contracted agents and suppliers to project manage the installation of vision systems including resource and time planning, customer liaison and budgetary control. You will also maximise the commercial opportunities that exist within customer sites and may be the Account Manager for some single site projects.

The Person

Degree qualified in a mechanical or electrical engineering discipline, you will be a Project Manager with a solid track record of successfully delivering complex full lifecycle projects. You will have been exposed to a manufacturing environment ideally within the food and beverage or automotive sectors and will be knowledgeable in machine vision and / or improving production efficiencies, OEE, bottlenecks, TPM, FMEA.

Ideally you will also have a good appreciation of plc, automation, data collection and will understand the concept of increasing machine performance on production lines. Any knowledge of software on production lines will also be highly advantageous.

You will be a self-starter completer, finisher and be able to creatively problem solve with customers and will be willing and able to travel nationally and occasionally internationally.

The Company

As market leading specialists in providing and installing integrated machine vision and production automation systems to the manufacturing industry internationally, our client transforms manufacturing performance and is a long term partner of an impressive portfolio of blue chip companies and are poised for further significant global expansion.

Keen to build upon their considerable investment in new products and capitalise on significant new market opportunities they are looking to appoint a high calibre Project Manager to lead them through a period of tremendous change, opportunity and growth.

How to Apply

This is a high profile, challenging role offering you the opportunity to join a highly profitable and cash rich organisation that will grow significantly. If you are driven by job satisfaction in a results oriented company, thrive on autonomy, and wish to make a positive contribution to the future success and direction of a business, please apply attaching your full CV in Word format and quote your current remuneration details, together with reference no 370755.