Technical Manager - Engineering

Hamlin Knight - Recruitment Specialists in Human R
15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client a reputable and forward thinking manufacturing automotive organisation is seeking an Experienced Technical Manager with a background in Mechanical engineering to join their team.

Job Description:
*Plan manufacturing facilities for the introduction of new products
*Prepare Quality Planning documentation, specify and order new plant / equipment (machining and assembly)
*Commission and implement new facilities to meet specified targets on Quality, Cycle Time, Manning, Changeover Time, Variety Flexibility, Reliability and HS&E considerations
*Confer with management and production to discuss project specifications and procedures as well as present and explain proposals, reports and findings to senior management
*Prepare manufacturing costs estimates for new product business enquiries, monitor resources and oversee the spending of money
*Direct, review and approve product design and changes

The Candidate:
*University degree in mechanical engineering or a related discipline with proven experience in the field of mechanical engineering (preferably in the automotive industry)
*Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning as well as knowledge in HS&E, production methods and resource allocation
*Leadership and management experience, knowledge in leadership techniques and the coordination of people and resources
*Strong analytical and problem solving skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills
*Proficient language skills in English

Salary is between £45,000 and £50,000 a year

Hamlin Knight is an equal opportunities employer and is acting as a employment agency in this instance.