Engineering Manager - Composites

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Ref:  B61-S9609
We are currently recruiting an Engineering Manager for a leading specialist manufacturer of advanced composites.   This is a well-established business and is at the forefront of composites design and manufacture.
The role will appeal to candidates looking to move into a niche, specialist company, where there will the opportunity to become a Company Director.

The Role

Part of the SMT you will:
  • Lead a team of highly capable professional engineers
  • Develop company R&D priorities and lead activity
  • Plan and execute NIP projects, primarily autoclave composites
  • Develop manufacturing solutions for commercial programs, from DFM studies through to assisting operations in the setting up process
  • Assist with the compilation of process control documents, tooling specs, work instruction and introduction of quality controls
  • Develop cost effective engineered composite solutions for customers
  • Help build the company composite engineering capability

The Person

  •  Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in a manufacturing/production environment
  • At least 3 years' experience of composite manufacturing
  • Proven leadership ability
  • Ideally have knowledge of thermoset and thermoplastic composites processes
  • Ideally experienced in the use of ERP systems
This is a unique opportunity to join a well-established, dynamic and agile business.    A highly competitive salary is on offer coupled with a range of benefits associated with a position at this level.
To apply please forward your CV (in Word format) using the link provided.
TechMet is a dedicated Engineering and Technical Recruitment Consultancy.  
The consultant managing your application will be a MEng or MSc qualified Engineer with experience in industry.  They are professionally qualified to advise on your technical suitability for this role or other vacancies.  For a confidential conversation on this or any other roles in the pipeline please contact Sean Metrustry (Director) at TechMet.