Design & Production Engineering Manager

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  • Location:

    Bedford, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Project Services

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum + Performance bonus, pension

  • Contact:

    John Docherty

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Design & Production Engineering Manager

A highly specialised engineering company require an Engineering Manager to take responsibility for the design and production of very low volumes of bespoke precision components and mechanisms

You will be leading a team of 30 engineers including design, modelling and CAD specialists combined with highly skilled CNC model makers. Improving the development of people, systems, processes and methodology is equally important to ensure high quality manufacturing requirements are met.

You will be able to showcase your hands-on management skills whilst retaining a strong technical understanding. In return you will be working for a global reaching company who invest heavily within their working environment and their people. They have managed to retain their welcoming and fun culture whilst working on cutting edge projects making this a great place to work.

Skills needed for Engineering Manager role

+ Background in managing a design and engineering manufacturing environment

+ Technical skills in mechanical design coming from regulated environment - aerospace, automotive, science, power

+ Staff management - managing and leading engineering teams

+ Knowledge of design for manufacture (DFM) and processes to ensure projects are delivered on time