Electrical Engineering Manager

Recruiter
ATA Recruitment
Location
Derbyshire
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Electrical Engineering Manager Derbyshire £50,000 – 60,000 + Car Allowance + 5% Pension The Company My client is a process engineering specialist who design and manufacture turnkey process equipment solutions for clients in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, materials handling amongst other industries. The company turns over £30 million a year with a headcount of 130 and an incredible 70 professional engineers (18 of whom are chartered) across software, process, electrical and mechanical design. The company have a trading history that dates back over 200 years and a senior management and directorship team who are all home grown from within the business. The company are owned by a large international growth are in 2018 are due to have the biggest year in their history making it a very exciting year to join the business. Each project is developed from initial enquiry through to full design and finally installation and commissioning on site, a project could last up to 2 years and involves input from process, electrical and mechanical engineers. The company are now looking to employ an Electrical Engineering Manager to manage an electrical design/project team of twelve engineers. The role will be a combination of electrical engineering support for key projects running through the businesses and man management and leadership of the team. Roles of this nature in companies of this stature don’t come to the market that often so please apply online for consideration. The Role The role of Electrical Engineering Manager is responsible for the electrical engineering activity of the twelve Electrical Engineers the company employs in the support of the turnkey projects they run. These Engineers are carrying out panel design, sizing of motors/cables and specifying the instruments required for projects. Your role as Electrical Engineering Manager will involve: * Meeting customers at project kick off meetings to understand the electrical engineering solution they require and any advice you can offer. * Providing customers with proposed costs for electrical requirements. * Managing of the electrical engineering resource for projects to make sure the engineers are available as required to complete work for project timescales. * Leadership and man management of the team including staff appraisals and identifying areas of development for the team. * Reporting on electrical engineering activity on key projects to the relevant Project Manager. The Person To be successful in your application for this Electrical Engineering Managers vacancy you will need: * Experience in the management of an electrical design function. * An electrical engineering qualification. * To be a strong leader. * A background in electrical design form either a manufacturing, special purpose machinery, consultancy or process projects business. The Benefits * £50,000 – 60,000 + Car Allowance * 5% pension * Working for a business that supports people through chartership. * A Senior Management role within the business. If you’re interested in this position please apply online, send your CV to or give me a call to discus in confidence on (Apply online only)