Engineering Design Manager

We are seeking an experienced ENGINEERING DESIGN MANAGER to play a key role in day-to-day engineering whilst managing a highly skilled design team.  Building on the strength and knowledge we have in Engineering, the successful applicant will be required to:

  • facilitate the flow of customer projects and design applications
  • be customer focussed in providing technical responses and solutions to customer sales orders

Responsibilities include:

  • managing the engineering aspects of the Company’s operation and its development through introducing and implementing core operating standards and continuous improvement activities
  • configuration management and version controls, and leading by example with engineering practices
  • being highly accomplished in mentoring and developing a skilled team of design engineers
  • the ability to manage bespoke projects, and being the interface with Sales, Operations and Service are key to this role

The ideal candidate will:

  • be based in the Staffordshire/Derbyshire area
  • have a minimum of ten years previous management experience in a customer and bespoke engineering setting
  • need to have worked in a multi-disciplined team with a mixture of mechanical, electrical and application engineers
  • have proven success in motivating and creating a positive and collaborative working environment
  • hold a degree in engineering
  • have a background in mechanical engineering, and fully understand the engineering and development life cycles

The permanent, full-time position is based at our head office in Ashbourne.  If you are interested and meet the criteria then we’d really like to hear from you.  Please send your application and CV to [email protected]