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Engineering Manager (Precision / Aerospace)

Engineering Manager (Precision / Aerospace)


£55,000 – £65,000 Negotiable + 25 days holiday + bonus + pension + pay & progression opportunities

Are you an Engineering Manager with a precision CNC machining background looking for an autonomous role leading a team working with cutting edge technology to supply some of the most prestigious names in the market such as Rolls Royce and Airbus?

Are you from a Manufacturing/Engineering background looking to join a leading Tier 1 aerospace manufacturing business with over 80 years history?

On offer is an opportunity to work for an Engineering business supplying into the exciting and fast-growing aerospace industry who use state-of-the-art machine equipment to supply the most demanding OEM clients.

This position has become available due to internal promotion and offers career progression and development.

As the Engineering Manager you will directly manage and lead the Engineering team, comprising of CAD/CAM development engineers, Manufacturing Engineers and NPI Engineers to deliver engineered systems to manufacturing in compliance with its identified requirements (Producibility, Productivity, Cost, Schedule, Regulatory/Customer/HSE requirements) and adherence to Zero Defect Manufacturing standards.

The role:

  • Responsible for managing, development and introduction of New Products, in a profitable and efficient manner, on time to project parameters.
  • Work with Customers to liaise on engineering aspects for products, including creating Non-Conformance to drawing approval requests (Deviation Permit (DP), MVA, Concession etc)
  • Manage a team of CAD/CAM and manufacturing engineers to manage new and existing products onto the shopfloor
  • Work with facilities management to make sure CNC systems are suitable and able to produce parts RFT
  • Generate and implement plans for out-of-hours running on specific CNC system
  • You may be required to work alternative shifts / hours
  • You may be required to perform any other reasonable duties/specific projects from time to time and as directed by management
  • Liaising with Customers on engineering issues, especially with customer MEs

The person:

  • Technical expertise in Design & Manufacturing with a relevant professional qualification (BSc, BEng, MSc) in Engineering (e.g. Aerospace, Mechanical)

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to progress their career and to work with a reputable organisation supplying into the aerospace industry

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

Reference: BBBH12847

Keywords: Manufacturing Engineer, Engineering Manager, AS9100, CNC Machining, Precision Engineering, NPI, CAD/CAM
If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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