Elevation Recruitment Group and working with a leading engineering business in South Yorkshire in the recruitment of an Electrical & Controls Department Manager.
Our client is a widely recognized and established turnkey engineering business with a strong long-term order book. They are based just off the M1 with easy transport links across Yorkshire and surrounding regions.
They are looking for an Electrical & Controls Department Manager to lead a department of Electrical and Hydraulic Engineers on the controls functions of prestigious turnkey projects.
Reporting to the Engineering Director, the successful candidate will manage a team of 9 engineers and take the lead engineer role with clients and internal stakeholders.
The Electrical & Controls Department Manager duties and responsibilities include:
- Project management of electrical engineering and controls projects from tendering to commissioning
- Complete ownership of all electrical and control aspects of turnkey projects
- Preparation of estimates and tenders
- To prepare Functional Design Specifications / Technical Specifications
- To design & program PLC / SCADA systems for various industries, Modicon, Mitsubishi & Allen Bradley etc
- To Design electrical distribution and motor control centre systems
- On Site Commissioning both in the UK and Overseas and expected to undertake periodic international assignments
The successful candidate will have the following skills and experiences:
- HND / Degree qualified Electrical / Control Systems Engineer
- Proven experience in hands on design through to commissioning
- Demonstrable experience in turnkey project delivery in major infrastructure, civil or materials handling sectors
- Successful management experience over technical departments
- Experience in a client facing role with major contractors
- An understanding of AC/DC drives systems and hydraulic systems is also an advantage
- A working knowledge of CDM, CE Marking, Machinery, Low Voltage and/or EMC Directives
Another fantastic role with a Yorkshire engineering business who are going from strength to strength.
For more information please apply with your latest CV. If you feel you match the criteria and would like a confidential chat, please call John Bohan at Elevation.
Due to the numbers of applicants we have been receiving we can not speak with every applicant but aim to respond within 72 hours. Thank You