Chief Electrical Engineer

Chief Electrical Engineer

Chief Electrical Engineer, Birmingham

  • Chief Electrical Engineer job. 
  • Highly successful marine and defence sector manufacturing business.
  • Chief Engineer role – lead and develop an electrical design engineering team.    
  • £4m turnover increase in the last 12 months – long term secure contracts.  
  • Salary commensurate with experience + pension + healthcare + 25 days holiday + early finish on a Friday!

This Chief Electrical Engineer job will suit:

  • A Chief Engineer / Chief Electrical Engineer with a proven track record of leading electrical design engineering teams to deliver electrical design and development projects into manufacturing.
  • We are looking for a Chief Engineer / Chief Electrical Engineer / Lead Engineer candidate that is passionate about leading and developing people to create a proactive, forward thinking team culture. 
  • You will be degree qualified in an electrical/electronic engineering discipline.
  • The company work on UK Defence projects so it is a requirement of this role that you have to be a sole British Citizen to obtain the relevant level of security clearance.

The Chief Electrical Engineer jobs working Environment, Opportunities and Rewards:  

  • The company have full design and manufacturing capability for a wide range of bespoke electrical equipment predominately supplied to the Marine and Defence sectors.
  • Design and manufacturing capability covers a wide range of products including power distribution, control and instrumentation panels and bespoke electrical equipment.
  • 130 headcount, successful growing business, turnover has grown from £10m to £14m in 2019.  
  • They have long term customer contracts with major marine and defence organisations – 5 year order book visibility.  
  • Salary commensurate with experience + pension + healthcare + 25 days holiday + early finish on a Friday!

The Chief Electrical Engineer job will involve:

  • Assessing customer technical requirements / consulting with customers to agree technical specifications / project requirements and drive projects forward through the engineering team accordingly.
  • Leadership, continuous improvement and development of the engineering team and processes. Team headcount will roughly be 5-10 Engineers depending upon project requirements.
  • Resource planning and management (team utilisation), ensuring all projects are resourced as appropriate.  

This Chief Electrical Engineer job is commutable from Birmingham, Coleshill, Tamworth, Nuneaton, West Bromwich, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Willenhall, among many others


To apply, please contact Lyndy Brooks on Tel: 01530 833 825 or email.

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