LEAD ENGINEER

Recruiter
Turn Key
Location
Halifax
Posted
03 Mar 2019
Closes
22 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
LEAD ENGINEER (45-54K)

ROLE

* Supervising the design team to create/contribute to the generation of innovative, cost effective and compliant design solutions to meet customer and business requirements.

* Checking and signing off drawings to ensure they comply, checking calcs etc

* Provide technical input to enable & support the cost effective design, manufacture of new units, repair & upgrade schemes and supporting equipment such as test rigs.

* This may include design work and schemes across all product types/sectors served by the company, through secondment to other teams as reasonably necessity.

* Liaison with clients, suppliers and other engineering and functional teams during project work is an integral part of the role

* Interpretation and comprehension of customer and other specification requirements

* Design new systems, components and associated subsystems

* Modify or otherwise develop existing designs where needed for existing or new applications

PERSON

* At least many years in a relevant engineering design role

* Understanding of product costing methods

* Able to sign off drawings etc

* Able to technically lead teams

* Project engineering skills

* Knowledge of manufacturing and assembly techniques

* General/outline familiarity with the operating systems of an engineering business

* Commercially aware

* Proven track record more important than level of qualification

* Able to effectively represent the company in front of suppliers and customers

* knowledge of manufacturing techniques (ideal)

* Detailed knowledge of materials and processing techniques

* Abreast of new developments in the field

* Confident to present to customers and company executives

* Great problem solver

* LOCATION WEST YORKSHIRE -PERMANENT ROLE - RELOCATION PROVIDED - EXCELLENT BENEFITS

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