Engineering Technical Coordinator

Northern Employment Services
From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Bonus, Pension 25 days holiday + Ban
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Working as a key part of a small department, reporting to the Operations and General Manager, you will be responsible for the all aspects of the design, costing and quotation process. You will liaise closely with the Sales Team to ensure they have the right information, to be able to quote and cost for new and continuing business clients.
This department provides the link between the client's needs, to the production capability, managing technical solutions from supply chain to manufactured product and packaging.
Ideally you will be working and thinking to, or have a B Eng or equivalent academic level. You will possess technical understanding of production processes, and have a minimum of 2 years relevant experience. 
KPI or Lean working experience essential, and if you can add on knowledge of written and spoken German, Italian or French , then this would enhance your opportunity even further.
Tasks Undertaken include:Assessing the resource needs and create a plan - report back on the progress and any roadblocks.Work with a PC to acquire and input information as well as make reports.Effective use of measuring measuring and analysing resources. Ability to interpret specifications and drawings.
  • Be in touch with all levels of the business
  • Motivating and leading to ensure delivery, right first time
  • Providing feedback to clients
  • Creation & maintenance of a plan of activities
  • Creating & checking designs
  • Creating costing data for sales quotations
  • obtaining material quotes for material buyer
  • Guiding the activities to ensure fulfilment of internal and external customer needs
  • Ensuring quality & cost control
  • Cross functional problem solving
  • Use of best practice
  • Minimising delays & waste reduction
  • Liaising re efficiency improvement
  • Motivating colleagues to acquire new knowledge & skills