Mechanical Engineering Manager
Location - Bedford
The opportunity for a Mechanical biased Engineering Manager with strong leadership skills has arisen for a forward thinking Aerospace & Defence company based in Bedford. Working within their Design and Manufacturing department they produce unique precision engineered products used on a global scale.
Working for a part of the business that is hugely successful and profitable, the Engineering Manager will be leading a team of 30 engineers, whilst managing team leaders to ensure work packages are planned and delivered efficiently. Improving the development of people, systems, processes and methodology is equally important to ensure high quality manufacturing requirements are met.
Working with a demographic range of engineers covering CAD, design, modelling, CNC and tool makers you will be able to showcase your hands on management skills whislt 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 or 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
With interview slots agreed apply now