A fantastic opportunity has been created to join a World Leader in Design and Manufacture of bespoke products based in Thetford, Norfolk. My client is looking for a pragmatic and forward thinking Engineering Design Manager to drive change and support continued growth in the business, both locally and globally.
As a key part of the Management Team, the Engineering Manager's role is to provide leadership, management and support through all aspects of Design, New Product Development and Existing Product Optimisation to ensure effective delivery of the Company's strategic business objectives and customer expectations.
The core duties will include;
Mentor, coach and develop 3x Design Engineers within the Engineering Design team
Assisting in implementation of a new ERP System, knowledge of a previous implementation would be beneficial
Driving the standardisation of manufactured products
Maintain a thorough technical knowledge of all existing products
Mentor, coach and develop the Engineering team
Develop effective procedures for the benefit of the company, its employees & customers alike
Leading by example at all times, ensuring that behaviours of self and team are in line with the Company s values at all time
The ideal candidate requires;
Working knowledge across a wide range of disciplines including Structural, Hydraulics & Electrical although consideration would be given to someone who had experience of one of the above only
Strong minded and a proactive approach to processes
Good Communication skills
Heavy Engineering/Sheet Metal experience would be advantageous
If you are hardworking, have strong communication skills and a real desire to make a difference in a world leading company, then please apply with an up to date CV.