JOB: Technical Manager Location: Leicester Term: Permenant Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 DOE My client is a leading global design and engineering company in plastic products in packaging and non-packaging markets and they are looking for a Technical Manager to join their team on a permanent basis at their site based in Leicester. The ideal candidate will have the following attributes : •Proven experience of working within an injection moulding production environment. •Proven ability to lead, motivate and build teams at all levels. •An understanding of polymer based materials (desirable) •Degree level or equivalent in a science based subject (ideally) The Technical Manager role will involve : •Support / work along the regional team in the design new products in accordance with customer requirements with a view to minimising unit production costs as well as initial investment. •Understand customer’s use of the product, including handling and filling conditions, and provide customer technical support as required. •To support the quality department with the business response and problem-solving techniques that address customer concerns and complaints in a timely manner. •Approve new suppliers and polymer grades and assist the manufacturing function in specifying processing equipment. •To communicate effectively with all other managers and departments of the business. If you are a Technical Manager and you are interested in this position, then please reply with an up to date CV, your availability and salary expectations to Adam Marsh at Premier Engineering.