Excellent basic salary + executive package and benefits
Lindapter is going through a period of exciting change.
A very successful business who have grown over many years and are now seeking an Engineering Director to join them. The role will be to provide leadership and direction in engineering design, quality, and customer technical support delivering innovative products and services which meet and exceed customer requirements.
The business was founded in 1937 and is a world leading designer and manufacturer of steel-to-steel connections, with an extensive stock-holding distributor network. Its products are sold worldwide and are highly regarded.
Reporting to the Managing Director, you will be responsible for leading engineering, quality and customer technical support, and providing technical leadership across the organisation. You will guide and drive the Engineering Team to develop cost effective innovative steel to steel connection solutions that deliver value to the end user client; that achieve all standard and regulatory compliance; in agreed project timescales; on budget. You will also oversee the management of the ISO 9001 Quality Management System and champion the culture of world class quality in all areas of the company. Finally, you will provide leadership and strategic direction to the Technical Support team to provide high quality and fast response to customers, meeting and exceeding their expectations.
The successful candidate will be currently operating in a similar role within an Engineering/ Manufacturing business. It is possible that you are Chartered or hold a Masters degree, though this is not essential it is desirable.
You will have a broad mechanical and system engineering background with structural calculation/review capability and ideally a good technical understanding of a range of product categories, specifically castings, turned parts, cold forming & fasteners. Equally you will be skilled in complex problem-solving investigations, 8D or other tools.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work in an excellent business where you will be challenged and rewarded. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact Mike Pritchard-Howarth in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.
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