Engineering Manager

Corr Recruitment
16 Feb 2019
17 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Corr Recruitment has an exciting new role for one of our clients based in Andover. Our clients are looking to recruit an Engineering Manager to join their successful team.


Generous salary dependant on experience

Main duties of the Engineering Manager role:

* Implement Regimented Engineering process's, systems and procedures to control the design, product life cycle and key components

* Take ownership of all current and future product engineering data to deliver accurate BOM (Bill of Materials), CAD drawings and routings to enable efficient and cost effective manufacture

* Lead the development and handover of new products into pilot and production

* Implement an engineering change control, drawing revision and other core processes to modernize the technical engineering capability

* Assess, develop and mentor the engineering team, addressing any resourcing issues or skill gaps

* Work closely with senior management to deliver change

* Define and implement a proper new product development process

* Apply design for manufacture, new technology and best practice techniques to optimize product and component function and quality while minimizing costs

* Report to the management team and board in regards to the engineering function and updates on product development

* Establish strong working relationships with clients and partnered companies to ensure an effective and efficient process

* Ensure VFM of the company development budget

* Produce business plans to support product development Plan and deliver a programme of ongoing competitor product benchmarking

* Produce monthly KPI's on development and engineering process

* Stay up to date on relevant new technologies to keep the company at the forefront of new innovation and market trends

Experience / Skills required for the Engineering Manager role

* Minimum Engineering bachelor degree, ideally electro mechanical

* Optical engineering experience and knowledge, particularly with production of ideally optical resin, but as a minimum glass component manufacturing with vacuum coating/other deposition technologies

* Engineering and change management within a product manufacturing business, ideally £20m+ Turnover, ideally in a relevant high quality and technically led sector

* Experienced in project management

* Strong analytical and planning skills

* Strong engineering background including all modern manufacturing techniques including plastic moulding, CNC machining, basic mechanical assembly and testing.

* An understanding of polymer based manufacturing and the chemistry of base powders, liquids and solvents (Preferred)

* An experienced and capable people manager that can get the best out of the team and drive their performance

* Experience of ERP and CAD systems, ideally AutoCAD, solidworkd or similar

* Commercial awareness and experience in terms of product design for manufacture

Benefits of the Engineering Manager Role:

* Generous salary dependant on experience

* Free on site parking

* Generous holiday allowance

If you interested in this role then apply today or for more information contact Dan at Corr Recruitment Andover on 01(phone number removed)73

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