Engineer Manager Wanted In Gaydon

Published 5 days ago
Expires 2019-04-10
ID #4799325
65000.00 £
Engineer Manager Wanted In Gaydon
United-kingdom, Warwickshire, Gaydon,
Published 5 days ago

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Engineer manager

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Job title: ENGINEER MANAGER (EDS Engineering)
Job location: Gaydon, Warwickshire
Contract Rate: Approx £65’000 plus Excellent Benefits

I am currently recruiting for an Engineer Manager with an EDS Background and proven experience in large-scale people management. Role will include looking after 40 Engineers, TLS and Lead Engineers.

My client provides comprehensive engineering, logistics and commercial support to leading UK customers and is a market leading provider in the automotive and commercial vehicle industry.

Required Skills and Experience

• Educated to HND/degree level, or equivalent, in an Electrical/Electronic/Mechanical Engineering discipline
• Proven track record in a management role
• Strong motivator, achievement orientated with excellent organisational and people management skills
• Knowledge of vehicle electrical systems
• Have a sound understanding of harness manufacture.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Prepared to travel overseas

Key Responsibilities and Duties

Managing a Product Engineering Team within the BU JLR you will be responsible for the delivery of all EDS Design and Development activities from concept through to production. Your duties will include:

• Project management in accordance with customer and client management/quality processes e.g. APQP, LPM
• Ensuring all engineering product development tasks comply with customer and legislative requirements in all EDS development disciplines
• Management of Central & Project Engineering resource needs ensuring engineering personnel are trained and have the necessary skills and knowledge
• Deputise for the Head of Design +Development as and when required
• Defining target agreements for all engineering project personnel
• Conducting regular customer and client engineering reviews to ensure project milestone adherence
• Ensuring that DFM, prototype builds, volume ramp up and plant production processes are fully supported
• Responsibility for delivering Engineering element of the Business Plan
• Ensuring client support all vehicle & virtual prototype builds
• including issue resolution following Customer and client processes
• Supports expansion of best cost country locations and supporting D&D activities.


• Competitive Salary (Approx £65’000)
• Annual Bonus
• Strong Pension (10% contribution)
• Life Insurance
• Benefits (Healthcare / Dental)
• Lead Engineer development (track record of developing engineers into Lead Engineers / Team Leaders)
• Management Training
• EDS Degree Course available
• Dedicated Engineering Office
• The opportunity to develop a new way of delivering EDS
• Opportunity to work on a truly innovative EV vehicle platform
• Strong Management Support for Engineers
• Company Car
• Half day Friday

Contact Information:
Phone: (phone number removed)

Please note due to the volume of applications, we can only commit to contact those candidates we deem suitable for the position. However, we may retain your details and contact you in the future should suitable positions arise.
Please note the above job specification could be subject to change as agreed with our client

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    Shorterm Group
    Private person
    Registered on October 7, 2017