Technical Manager (Science/Engineering)

Job Title: Technical Manager (Science/Engineering)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J912297_1645097832
Contact Name: Hannah Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 17, 2022 11:37

Job Description

Role: - Technical Manager

Location: - Warrington

Salary: - Competitive starting salary

Type: - Permanent - 37.5 hours a week

Benefits- 25 days annual leave plus bank holiday, Life Assurance x 4, Pension contribution up to 12%, flexible working, cycle scheme.

Do you have a Science or Engineering background and are looking for a new challenge with leadership responsibilities?

Have you got a wealth of experience in the product testing industry and are ready for a step up?

Continue reading if you think this could be the role for you…

What the role involves…

  • Conduct complex testing projects, design ad-hoc tests and manage testing packages.
  • Communicate with the H&S team when there have been any changes in test standards
  • Review internal audits and prepare for external audits ensuring accreditations are maintained.
  • Develop and execute continuous improvement projects.
  • Assess competency levels of the technical team including sign off.
  • Training of junior staff
  • Lead technical meetings and participate in technical committees
  • Manage new testing opportunities to increase scope of services offered
  • Develop and maintain good relationship with other laboratories and departments

The Person…

  • Scientific or Engineering background
  • Ability to plan, organise and manage workload
  • Ability to review performance, identify problems and provide a solution
  • Experience of training or mentoring more junior members of the team
  • Excellent at relationship building and communication skills.
  • Influencing skills
  • Financial and commercial acumen
  • Ability to resolve conflict

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