My client, a leading designer / manufacturer is looking for a Lead Mechanical Design Engineer
to oversee the activities of their product development / design engineering team. The role will be based in the East Midlands, commutable from Leicester, Coventry, Rugby, Milton Keynes, Northampton.
The role will lead a team of up to 10 mechanical / design / development engineers and will oversee the technical specification of new products. The purpose of the role can be summarised as (but is not limited to);
Carry out and oversee others in the process of component design, investigation and concept engineering work.
Ensure that designs are carried out in accordance with the relevant regulations and customer specifications.Suitable applicants for this role will demonstrate the following;
- Mechanical Engineering or other related Engineering degree
- Experience of managing / leading a team through the product development process
- Extensive experience in a manufacturing / engineering environment
- Capability with 3D CAD programmes
- Project management exposure with strong planning & prioritisation skills.