Mechanical Engineering Manager

Job Title: Mechanical Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Yorkshire, England
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Reference: J891811_1503064481
Contact Name: Ben Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 18, 2017 14:54

Job Description

Russell Taylor are actively recruiting an Engineering Manager for their Client, a specialist Mechanical & Electrical Turnkey System provider. The successful candidate will lead a mechanical handling division focusing on the project management of mechanical handling design projects from tendering to commissioning.

The Role:
* Leading a team of mechanical engineers associated with the handling of prestigious turnkey engineering projects.
* Project management of mechanical handling design projects from tendering to commissioning.
* Management and Involvement with preparation of estimates and tenders and functional and technical design specifications.
* Resource planning & costs control for all Contract / Tender activities
* Development and Training of all Divisional Personnel
* Other duties as assigned.

Professional Requirements
* Customer facing experience.
* Experience of managing technical / engineering personnel.
* Experience of On Site commissioning both in the UK and Overseas.
* Experience of project and contract management
* Experience of estimating and tendering.
* Experience & understanding of complex mechanical systems for large moving structures

Knowledge and Skills:
* Ideally qualified to Degree / HNC in mechanical engineering & Chartered Engineer status
* A proven track record in the mechanical engineering design field.
* Preferably with specialist knowledge and demonstrable background in the design and application of mechanical handling systems across a diverse range of large turnkey engineering projects.
* Knowledge of current statutory legislation.
* Computer literate, confident in working with Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Microsoft Project
* Presentation & written communication.
* Effective liaison with external bodies.
* Effective record keeping.
* Man Manager & Effective Communicator