Engineering Manager - Mechanical/Thermal

Recruiter
Spencer Ogden
Location
West Midlands
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Engineering Manager
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + benefits
Location: Midlands

My client is looking for an experienced Engineering Manager looking to make the next step in their career.

You will be leading two established teams across the Midlands that design a range of Mechanical products/components for many of the biggest names in the Aerospace industry. A snapshot of the products your team will be designing include: Heat exchangers, Valves, pneumatics, fluid control systems and various other electro-mechanical equipment.

Responsibilities

*Report directly to the Engineering Director
*Lead a team of Design Engineers through the entire lifecycle from concept through to manufacture
*Ensure that all projects under your leadership are delivered on budget and to schedule
*Focus on the development of Aircraft Heat Exchangers, their associated components/systems designed to customer and regulatory requirements
*Manage and prioritise your teams work load taking into account operational support, NPI and New Technologies
*Be the lead authority, signing off work carried out by your team i.e airworthiness documentation

Key skills

*Prior experience of managing a team of between 10 - 15 engineers ideally in a matrix organisation
*Knowledge of thermal management
*Aerospace experience is an advantage but is not essential
*Strong safety critical Mechanical Design background
*NPI experience
*Confident in a customer facing role
*Have the gravitas to win over an already established team - bringing new ideas to the table
*Creo is the preferred package but other CAD software such as Solidworks or NX would be suitable
*Experience of designing heat exchanges and valves

If you would like considered for the aforementioned Engineering Manager vacancy then please do submit an application.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/79152347