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08 April 2019

Head of Production Engineering – Engineering & Manufacturing – West Midlands

Location: West Midlands

Salary: £50000 - 70000 per annum

Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing

Job Type: Permanent

Job Reference: BMC/04/2554 DL

Contact

David Lee

DD: 0191 4326817

M: 07508 056036

The Company

Our client is a provider of technology solutions, both hardware and software, to the construction sector. The company has grown rapidly in its first nine years of trading and now employees over 150 people. Based in the Birmingham area, the company designs, develops and manufactures its own products, partly to ensure quality and partly to enable it to meet the bespoke requirements of many customers.

They now have a requirement for an experienced engineer to head a Production Engineering department, responsible for taking prototypes to fully manufacturable and compliant products.

Job Role

  • As Head of Production Engineering, you will be part of the Senior Management Team reporting to the Research Director.
  • You will be in charge of day to day activities for the Production Engineering team (currently a team of five people).
  • You will be responsible for design and compliance documentation.
  • You will be responsible for hiring new staff within your department.
  • You will need to liaise with other divisions of the business.

The following skills are essential:

  • A degree in Engineering, be it Electronic, Mechanical or other relevant discipline.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and realistic expectations of others.
  • Experience of 10 years or more in the electronics sector.
  • Happy mixing management and technical work on a regular basis.
  • Comfortable working entirely with Linux.
  • Good English and communication skills.
  • Well organised and punctual.
  • Happy to accommodate a wide range of people and working styles.

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