Mechanical Design Manager

Full Time Permanent

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Elevation Recruitment Group are working exclusively with an automated machinery manufacturer to recruit a Design Manager for their site in West Yorkshire.

My client is a market leader in the design & build of specialist automated production equipment and supply many global brands.

They now seek an innovative and hands-on Drawing Office Manager / Design Manager, who can lead a team in producing conceptual and detailed designs for fast-paced manufacturing equipment.

You will take an innovative approach in consolidating the Company's products designs, handle ever evolving customer demands and requests for new products, developing NPD programs and delivering on time and to budget, design orders and working with Sales and Production colleagues to establish new product ranges to enable Company growth.

The Design Manager's duties will include:
– Hands-on in producing designs and drawings using SolidWorks
– Lead and mentor a team of Design Engineers and Draftspeople
– Co-ordinate the activities and to ensure the best use of resources
– Oversee and drive New Product Development
– Provide and develop technical support documentation for both internal & external use
– Develop systems and processes for design, drawing office, parts numbers and parts lists, Solidworks and CE marking
– Ensure health and safety procedures are observed at all times

Elevation Recruitment Group would be keen to speak to candidates with the following skills & experience:

– Qualified in a Mechanical Engineering discipline
– Significant experience in the design of automated machinery
– Knowledge of controls systems would be advantageous
– History of managing teams of design engineers / CAD Technicians
– Working knowledge of CE markings and regulatory standards
– Innovative approach to product development

This is a rare opportunity to join a successful business and work on exciting and challenging Engineering projects. An attractive salary and benefits package is on offer for the successful candidate with excellent progression opportunities.

If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you; please apply today and a member of our team will make contact with you.

Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing is a specialist recruitment consultancy dealing with senior engineering, technical and operational positions in South Yorkshire and the surrounding regions