Engineering Project Manager (Machine Builds)

10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Project Manager (Machine Builds)

Leicester - circa £40,000 - £45,000

My client is an established, and respected market leader in the automation and special purpose machinery sectors, with annual revenues in excess of £6m and a growing workforce.

As a result of increasing orders, tender wins and planned expansion; we are now seeking to appoint an Engineering Project Manager, whose main responsibilities will be to ensure project builds are adequately resourced, production is on-time, customers are satisfied, and machines are correctly commissioned.

The successful candidate is likely to have previously worked as part of a multi-discipline team involving Mechanical, Electrical, and Controls Engineers, in an Automotive/Manufacturing/Machine Building environment.

Applicants will be expected to manage 10-15 projects at any time, with individual project values ranging from £20k-£800k.

A technical background in Engineering is required, and the successful candidate should hold relevant Engineering qualifications. Project Management qualifications such as Prince 2 are desirable but not essential.

This is an important role within the business and provides an excellent opportunity to join a successful Engineering company that is able to offer on-going training and development for applicants seeking to build on previous experience.

Optrec Ltd specialise in the recruitment of skilled Engineers throughout the UK. We have been appointed by the client to provide Employment Agency services on their behalf.

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