Design Engineering Manager

Design Engineering Manager

Design Engineering Manager, Loughborough

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  • Newly created Design Engineering Manager position to provide technical leadership to a small team of Engineers - a pivotal role in the future growth of the business.
  • Small, innovative engineering and technology development business – they develop specialist process control equipment for the utilities sector (electronic control systems / mechanical engineering / some composite elements).
  • Role would suit a Design Engineering Manager / Engineering Manager / Technical Manager with a strong design engineering background.  
  • Salary commensurate with experience + pension + flexible working + future share options.

The Design Engineering Manager job will suit:

  • A Design Engineering Manager with previous experience of leading the process of successfully taking a product through R&D, design, test and into manufacture is preferred.
  • The emphasis is very much on technical leadership / leading the design process rather than lots of people leadership.
  • Any specific exposure to any of the following would be advantageous; electronic control systems; process equipment; electromechanical engineering systems; instrumentation; pressure vessels; composite materials.    
  • You are likely to be degree qualified in a relevant engineering, science based or similar discipline.

The Design Engineering Manager job will involve:  

  • Working very closely with the Engineering Director as the design authority within the business.
  • Lead, manage, support and develop a small team of Engineers involved in a diverse range of engineering research, design and test work (emphasis on technical leadership).  
  • We are looking for a candidate that can bring some best practice around drawing control / systems of working / good practical processes into the business – must suit the business on a practical level not one size fits all.
  • Engineering work content covers mechanical engineering, electronic control systems and composites.
  • This is a SME engineering environment so you will be very close to the technical/R&D/design work taking place, therefore you will draw upon your technical background to contribute ideas / support technical work as appropriate.

This Engineering Design Manager job is commutable from Ashby De La Zouch, Loughborough, Burton Upon Trent, Long Eaton, Derby, Tamworth, Lichfield, Coalville, Leicester, Castle Donington.


To apply, please send your CV to Luke Smith at Euro Projects Recruitment Ltd.

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“Please note that if you are not contacted within the next ten days then your application, on this occasion, has not been successful.  We thank you for taking the time to apply.”

This job is posted by Euro Projects Recruitment, a recruitment consultancy specialising in engineering and manufacturing appointments from tool room to boardroom. We combine over 100 years of technical knowledge and recruitment expertise to introduce the best candidates to the best companies. We are passionate about your future and persistent in our efforts to secure you the right job.