engineering manager in leicester

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£ 40,000 per year
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leicester, leicestershire
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£ 40,000 per year
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01489 560 124
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job description

Design Engineering Manager required on a permanent basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity at the forefront of off highway machine technology? Do you have a background strategically controlling the design and development of components and systems? Have you got experience of working in a fast paced R&D / Engineering environment? If you are seeking an exciting technical challenge then this is the role for you!

As the Engineering Manager for a product group you will report to the Group Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for driving forward the introduction of new products. You will represent the company as the expert in the specific product group with a deep knowledge and understanding of all aspects of the products including design, development, technology and applications. You will resolve problems at the root cause quickly and effectively and manage the engineering change process.

Key responsibilities:

* To be fully accountable for all engineering aspects relating to Impactors crushers.
* To act as a central point of contact on all issues relating to Impactors crushers, and to provide support to internal and external customers as required.
* To manage and execute the design and development of new ideas in Impactors crushers.
* To effectively resolve problems with customers, service and product warranty.
* To manage, support and develop Senior Engineers and Design engineers.
* Creation and maintenance of product technical files.
* To ensure the application of engineering practice to ensure compliance with relevant safety standards and legislation worldwide.
* Reduce manufacturing cost through improved design and consultation with the appropriate production
department, purchasing and suppliers.
* Updates/modifications to crushers.
* To supervise and control sub contract personnel if required.
* To support Cone /Jaws /Impactors Principal and Design Engineers as and when required.
* People Management responsibility, including Succession Planning, Performance Management and Development.
* Any other engineering duties/projects as defined by Global Crushing Group Director from time to time.

Experience required:

* A Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline or a proven experience in a similar role .
* 3D modelling experience.
* Pro-E / Creo training or equivalent experience
* Chartered engineer status beneficial
* Extensive experience in the design of Machinery and/or Heavy Goods

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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