Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Futures
Location
Harrogate
Posted
15 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Manufacturing Futures seek to appoint an Engineering Manager to lead the design and development activity of a mid-sized team of design engineers. As Engineering Manager you will play a key role designing individual components through to complete integrated assemblies whilst having overall day-to-day responsibility for the performance of your team and progress of design projects. You will have a design focused engineering qualification, at least ten years experience (with three of those spent in a team leading role) of design and development, good CAD skills to solve design problems, a holistic overarching business orientated outlook, and be ready to take the next step into a people management role. You'll be joining a best in class manufacturer with market leading products and a full order book in the middle of a prolonged period of growth.

Engineering Manager - Role and Responsibilities - Design Team Leader / CAD / Plastics / Design Engineer / Management / Sheet Metal / Design Manager / Mechanical Engineering / Textiles / Product Design / Woodworking / Manufacturing

* Create, maintain and release accurate CAD models, drawings, BOMs and material specifications for products at multiple stages of development
* Maintain engineering notes, models, records, calculations and analysis that demonstrate clear progression of products throughout design lifecycle amongst the design team
* Work broadly across the organisation at a strategic level to solve complex design problems
* Continuous improvement of engineering standards and practice on a global scale
* Develop and implement engineering and quality processes
* Support component approval process and ensure parts are properly released for production
* Lead professional development of engineering team
* Analyse supply chain costs and make appropriate recommendations
* Manage budget and expenses for engineering team

Engineering Manager - Skills and Abilities - Design Team Leader / CAD / Plastics / Design Engineer / Management / Sheet Metal / Design Manager / Mechanical Engineering / Textiles / Product Design / Woodworking / Manufacturing

* At least ten years' design experience with at least three of those years in a people managing role
* A design focused engineering qualification
* Good knowledge of parametric modelling software (Solidworks or Inventor preferred) and 2D design packages for presentation purposes (Adobe preferred)
* Good working knowledge of continuous improvement, able to spot value opportunities
* Effective team leader, able to set individual KPIs and team goals and then hold performance to account
* Proven ability to assess priorities and determine the best course of action with minimal supervision

Engineering Manager / Design Team Leader / CAD / Plastics / Design Engineer / Management / Sheet Metal / Design Manager / Mechanical Engineering / Textiles / Product Design / Woodworking / Manufacturing

If this role could appeal please do apply now

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