Head of Engineering HOE/811/01
Engineering - Manufacturing
£60K Base

Job Title: 
Head of Engineering HOE/811/01
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Engineering
Manufacturing
Location: 
Devon
Base Salary: 
£60K Base
Bonus: 
Company Car Bonus Pension Healthcare
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
HOE/811/01
About this position: 

Our client is a well-established sheet metal fabrication manufacturing business with an international reputation for supplying high quality, made to customer specification, products. They wish to appoint a Head of Engineering to further compliment their senior managerial team.

The Role: 
  • You will be responsible for the strategic planning for all engineering and new product development activities, driving outstanding performance from the engineering team.
  • To drive technology initiatives and investments, delivering product integrity, maintaining through life performance to the specifications.
  • Evaluate product line extensions, modifications or engineering solutions requested from the sales team or external customers.
The Person: 
  • Ideally educated to degree level in a relevant mechanical/technical engineering discipline. A strong technical background in a manufacturing environment.
  • Proven leadership and management skills with the ability to optimise team performance and development. Results orientated with the ability to plan and deliver against project deadlines.
  • You will be capable of delivering the concept, implementation and introduction of competitive products that exceed customer expectations.