Mechanical Design Manager- Automated Systems

St Albans
£60000 - £68000/annum Comprehensive benefits pac
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our Client-
Is a UK wide manufacturing and logistics business operating large scale bespoke engineering and materials handling technology. Design is at the very cutting edge of Automated Process Development and next generation Logistic Systems. Turnover of the company is c£1Billion and is growing. The company is also poised for expansion in the US and EU.

The Role-
- Provide design support to R&D, working on the continuous development of automated process and robotics systems.
-Ensure design requests from R&D are resourced either by the internal design team or an appropriate supplier.
-Grow the company supplier base of designers and contractors.
-Recruit the expertise to set best practice within design for-
Electrical/Mechanical/Structural and Electronic disciplines.
-Streamline the design process through the use of de risk tools and adherence to change control.
-Work closely with the R&D Manager and Project Managers in scheduling workload.

The Person-
-Previous experience as a Design Manager of Automated Process Systems.
-Familiar with a "whole system" engineering approach.
-Design experience in one or all of the design disciplines.
-Experience in recruiting a team and building capability.
-Flexibility to manage a team with diverse areas of engineering expertise.

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