Applications Engineering Team Leader

Recruiter
Prospect Personnel Solutions Ltd
Location
Bicester
Salary
From £46,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are recruiting for a new job in Bicester, for a Applications Engineering Team Leader from within an application and RF background.

The Role

The purpose of the Applications Engineering Team Leader will be to manage and control the internal engineering functions, to ensure an efficient & profitable production process that delivers to the market

Who are they looking for?

The Applications Engineering Team Leader will be a hands-on individual with several year's staff management experience. They must be a sound decision-maker and will have particularly strong commercial acumen.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

  • Manage & control the internal production, test & application engineering, estimating & drawing functions, ultimately supporting manufacturing operations
  • Ensure an efficient quotation & cost estimation process in support of internal sales team
  • Processes & procedures for all internal functions under remit
  • Implement on-going cost reduction programs
  • Identify training requirements within team
  • Self-audits
  • Provide top-level technical & application support
  • Assist with large-scale quotations & proposals
  • Skills & Experience

  • Minimum of 5 year's experience from within production, RF testing and application engineering
  • Extensive experience of managing Application Engineering teams
  • Strong leadership qualities, able to train and develop to a high standard
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office
  • Excellent verbal communicator & decision maker
  • Hands-on approach
  • Exceptionally well organised, able to prioritise workload & good initiative/planning skills
  • Project management skills and experience
  • Benefits & other information

  • Salary up to £48,000 depending on experience.
  • 15% bonus
  • 25 days holiday
  • Private personal pension
  • Private healthcare
  • Life assurance
  • Health shield cash plan
  • Income protection
  • Working hours Monday - Thursday 08:15am - 17:00pm; Friday 08:15am - 15:45pm.

    If you do not receive an initial reply within 3 working days you can unfortunately consider your application unsuccessful