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Design Manager

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    £45000 - £60000 per annum

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    Jemima Khan

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    +44 (0) 207 247 5747

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    29 days ago

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JOB- Design Manager
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £45,000- £60,000 per annum (dependent on experience) 

My client works within the manufacture of a range of mechanical products and they are looking to take on a Design Manager, on a permanent basis, in the Bristol area.
You would be looking after a team of Mechanical Design Engineers.

The Design Manager will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Experience in a similar Design Manager/ Engineering Manager role previously
  • Degree qualified or similar in Mechanical Engineering – Chartership would be desirable but not essential
  • Experience in designing precision mechanical / electrical systems and mechanisms previously
  • Excellent proficiency with using SolidWorks 3D CAD software (or similar, training can be provided)
  • Have good product lifecycle management knowledge
  • Previous exposure to using MS Project would be ideal
  • Problem solving capabilities
  • Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
The Design Manager role will involve:
  • Leading and developing the design team
  • Managing the delivery of engineering tasks
  • Always driving continuous improvement in the department
  • Directly managing reports, setting KPI’s and carrying out Reviews and training as required
  • design and detail drawings using 3D CAD software
  • Supporting the other platform design teams as necessary through collaboration with other colleagues
  • Ensuring all work meets the relevant standards
  • Ensuring compliance with their ISO standards
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation
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