Chief Engineer
Aerospace - Defence & Security - Engineering - Manufacturing
£70K BASE

Job Title: 
Chief Engineer
Job Type: 
Manager
Job sector: 
Aerospace
Defence & Security
Engineering
Manufacturing
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
£70K BASE
Bonus: 
Full Executive Package, Bonus commensurate to success
Hours: 
Permanent
Close date: 
Wednesday, 28 February, 2018
reference: 
CE/896/11
About this position: 

Our client is a global leading manufacturer of aero engines with an enviable customer base across civil and defence markets. Due to growth and new product development plans, they are looking to appoint a chief engineer.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the operations director you will hold full strategic accountability for a broad and full engineering function from design/ NPD to delivery with complete responsibility over product quality and standards.

 

  • Will work closely alongside commercial peers and regularly engage with customers to ensure exceptional service levels.

 

  • Will lead and mentor a multisite team in an autonomous leadership position.
The Person: 
  • With an engineering biased degree, you will be a proven engineering lead with extensive technical expertise in the aerospace or defence sector

 

  • The ability to prove you can lead and mentor a multidiscipline engineering team with excellent project management skills.

 

  • Exceptional internal and external/ customer facing communication skills.