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JOB DESCRIPTION

ENGINEERING DESIGN MANAGER IN STAFFORDSHIRE

Location Type Salary
Staffordshire Permanent Circa £65k pa + Exc Bens
  • Reference: 008567
  • Contact: Dan Tipper
  • Tel: 0121 230 1070

An exciting opportunity has arisen to be a key part of an Excavator growth plan. We are looking for an Engineering Design Manager to join this team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an established Design Manager to further develop their career or for the right candidate to make a step up to Design Manager level. Proven delivery credentials, great engineering design experience and a passion for making a real difference to the business are the key attributes we are looking for.

Our Client continues to invest significantly in next Generation Excavators and this is a fantastic opportunity to play a key part in the next phase of product delivery. This role reports directly to the General Manager of Engineering Programmes.

Engineering Design Manager Role:

The team are expanding to engineer a range of Compact Excavators to comply with Stage 5 emissions, complete the delivery of the Excavator range and critically ensure the products are specified and designed to delight customers through years of reliable service.

You will demonstrate creativity and innovation whilst suggesting ways of continuous improvement. You will actively promote cost reduction and quality improvement activities whilst demonstrating the ability to take responsibility for the design/development of whole machines - considering and balancing both customer and business needs.

Training and mentoring of the team will form a key part of this role and you must have a positive impact and influence on colleagues across the business. The engineering team has an established team in India and you will continue to develop, train and share best practices with them and there will be opportunities for travel to India as well.

Engineering Design Manager Requirements:

Experience delivering significant Design and Development projects and be able to demonstrate and have whole machine and system knowledge.

Have proven Project Management capability with delivery to time and cost targets.

Be proactive in product development and able to interpret and influence, challenge and add to a Sales and Marketing Brief/requirements document.

Be able to identify and manage technical and commercial risks proactively and pragmatically.

Contribute and influence divisional strategy on product development.

Actively develop yourself and your team.

An understanding of quality and manufacturing systems and functions.

Experience managing and leading a technical engineering team.

If you don`t have it already, you will be able to develop experience and skills at presenting to senior external and internal personnel.

You should have a full understanding of the NPIP and Engineering Sign Off process and will be capable of compiling and presenting TR and engineering sign-off data.

Valid Passport.

Engineering Design Manager Applications:

Applications are welcomed from Candidates who possess the relevant skills and experience as detailed in the job description.

Recent Graduates who do not have the required level of skills and experience need not apply.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK before making an application and it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide evidence of such eligibility.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Dan Tipper dantipper@gentecrecruit.co.uk