Design Engineer Manager


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BluetownOnline Ltd

Listed on

6th November 2023

Location

Dudley

Salary/Rate

£55000 - £55000

Type

Permanent

Start Date

ASAP

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Job Title: Design Engineer ManagerLocation: DudleySalary: Up to 55k per yearJob type: Full-Time, PermanentA&T Enclosures aim to make the best quality enclosures on the market. To achieve this, we invest heavily in our staff and new technology.Purpose of role:Leading the team in the performance of a variety of tasks that are project based from initial concepts to full production within defined deadlines and targets. Supporting internal business and external customers with the development of solutions to achieve all the above.The Role/Responsibilities:Distribution of work on a daily basis to the engineering teamTo ensure engineers are producing weekly target output hoursTo ensure that engineers designs are achieved to the correct quality within the specified time scaleTo set up standard designs and processes and make sure the engineers adhere to themTo understand and advise engineers on the company's tested products to BSEN 61439 and certify these are complied with either by type test or design verificationTo reduce mistakes out of engineering by working with the Quality Manager using all the tools to get to the root cause and put in place actions to prevent re-occurrenceTo ensure material usage is kept to a minimum. Do not over engineer the product or give away more than was quotedTo work with the sales and manufacturing teams to ensure that customer requirements have been met to the company standardLiaise with customers where necessary to support engineersTo ensure that the engineering team, work to all company quality processesTo ensure that all necessary modifications are carried out to designsTo chair daily meetings with the engineering team & schedule work in conjunction with Production PlannerTo ensure that the most effective engineering methods are employedTo develop and coach apprentices and new members of the teamTo develop team-working culture where each employee feels valued and understands how to fulfil both the business objectives and their personal objectivesTo develop the skills of the engineering teamTo liaise effectively with the management team to fulfil the company objectivesTo ensure that the engineering team are properly trained to maximise the use of resources and improve efficiencyMonitoring employee's performance, attendance and timekeeping and conductImplement and maintain a programme of departmental Continuous Improvement and implement lean methodsProviding accurate reports to the management team at monthly meetingsKey other duties that may be required from time to time within the scope of this role profile and qualified by prior training and experienceCandidate Requirements:Specific knowledge/skills that are required to perform the role;Be a strong people manager with excellent communication and leadership skillsHave an understanding of electrical engineering and LV switchgearHave an understanding of electrical enclosures (an advantage)Have an understanding of the enclosure design processHave an understanding of 2D and 3D softwareHave experience of working in a manufacturing / engineering environmentProven success managing a mixed discipline teamKPI's;Development plan for team to improve performance & skill setIndividual targets daily/ weekly to be set and reviewedManagement of overtime in the departmentNon-conformances to be reviewed, addressed and reduced in conjunction with the Quality ManagerTo increase team working within the team and across the businessTo achieve quality standardsTo develop lean plan for the departmentTo increase efficiency in the engineering departmentTo help the business achieve their plans for growthPlease click on the APPLY button to send your CV for this role.Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Engineering Manager, Engineering Manager, Engineering Coordinator, Senior Engineer, Engineering Coordinator, Engineering Consultant, Senior Engineering Advisor, Maintenance Engineering Manager may also be considered for this role.

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