Chief Engineer - Electrical Engineering

Chief Engineer - Electrical Engineering

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

This Chief Engineer - Electrical Engineering job will suit:

  • A Chief Engineer, Chief Electrical Engineer, Head of Engineering with a proven track record of leading engineering teams to deliver electrical design and development projects into manufacturing.
  • We are looking for a candidate that is passionate about leading and developing people to create a proactive, forward thinking team culture. 
  • You are likely to 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 Engineer - Electrical Engineering 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 Engineer - Electrical Engineering job will involve:

  • This is a senior leadership role reporting to and working closely with the Managing Director.
  • Leadership, continuous improvement and development of the engineering team and processes.
  • Assessing customer technical requirements / consulting with customers to agree technical specifications / project requirements and drive projects forward through the engineering team accordingly.
  • Resource planning and management (team utilisation), ensuring all projects are resourced as appropriate.  

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


To apply, please contact Lyndy Brooks

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