Lead Engineer (Design & R&D)
Warrington - £50 - £60k
If you are looking to work for a highly technical engineering specialist backed by a global business who are looking to double in size, then this is the challenge you are looking for. Our client design, develop and manufacture special purpose equioment and are part of a global group of companies. This opportunity will give you the chance to really make a difference and "put your stamp" on the business. The progression opportunities are next to none, this is the perfect time to join and play a critical part in companies ambitious growth strategy.
In a nutshell, you will be given projects to run with complete autonomy from initial concept through to completion, managing your own reseource (this is not a management position). This is a very innovative type or role where you will be developing new ideas for new existing and new applications. In terms of the person, you will be from an mechanical design/development background, and have the ability to communcate at all levels. This is a unique opportunity that offers the chance to be highly creative, to mentor junior engineers, to manage your own projects and have significant credibility and influence in the business.
- BEng in Mechanical Engineering of equivalent.
- Experience designing special purpose equipment/machinery.
- Excellent understanding of the R&D/development process in terms of managing and running a project from start to finish.
- Good knowledge of design, detailed drawing, calculations including GD&Ts.
- Excellent communications skills.
The culture of the business is very unique, it is the type of business where you walk through the doors and everyone smiles at you and wants to help. This is a very important appointment, our client has been very successful in building a pro-active, positive and "can do" environment, it is key that the right person has the same attributes.
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