Engineering Group Leader
Company Profile: Our client is an international company, supplying systems and equipment in the Aerospace and Defence markets. They operate worldwide
Job Location: Gloucestershire
Job Position: Engineering Group Leader
Job Status: Permanent
Reporting to the UK Test Engineering Manager and working closely with Customers (internally and externally), you will be responsible for your test team activities in terms of Quality, Cost and Delivery in support of development and qualification test requirements for our client.
Essential Skills, Experience & Qualifications:
Landing Gear Product Knowledge & Expertise.
Communication Skills Leadership.
People Management Skills.
Results Orientated Background of Testing.
Problem Solving Multi-functional & Multi-cultural Team
Working Experience in Continuous Improvement
Qualified to a minimum of HNC level in an engineering discipline is required with the relevant experience in order to be successful in the role.
You will be required to demonstrate experience and proven results in a range of engineering activities.
Strong programme management, communication and decision making skills are essential to this role, as is your general understanding of finance.
Proven experience of coaching and developing others would be an advantage
Your main responsibilities in this role will be:
Leading a team of Test Engineers & Technicians to meet agreed Key Milestones and deliverables on time to cost and quality.
Robust reporting through associated reviews, Key performance Indicators and Visual Management techniques.
Technical, financial and scheduling responsibility for the team's activities
Ensuring best practice is used to drive the Test Engineering Department forward
Promoting professional and personal development of all the team members
Providing a customer and supplier interface on Test Engineering project activities.
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on previous experience. Pension, Holiday, Relocation, Health care etc are other benefits associated with the role.
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