Engineering Director

Engineering Director

Job Title: Engineering Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension
Reference: 12649/001
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 16, 2017 17:11

Job Description

Engineering Director


Superb salary + Car Allowance + Pension + Healthcare + Bonus

Due to a recent promotion, we now have a superb opportunity for an experienced Engineering Director to join a specialist division of a $1b organisation.

The Engineering Director will be tasked with ensuring the Engineering function is taken to the next level in line with business strategy.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide strong leadership within the Engineering team and drive manufacturing excellence practices
  • Generate visual business metrics to measure and improve performance
  • Ensure engineering team exceed department KPI's and deliver excellent customer satisfaction
  • Deliver robust performance management with regular coaching and team development
  • Promote a 'world class' environment with a focus on continuous improvement and manufacturing excellence
  • Ongoing maintenance and improvement of quality standards, systems and procedures
  • Ensure legal compliance for all engineering related activities

Key requirements:

  • Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering or similar technical discipline
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience working within an engineering environment (Aero/Auto/Precsion Machining)
  • Knowledge/experience of CNC machining/metal production techniques
  • Sound knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Quality Management Systems
  • Strong commercial and financial acumen
  • Good knowledge of programme management and NPI
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-motivated with the drive to achieve business goals and objectives
  • Experience working at board/director level within Engineering

CLICK APPLY now or contact Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates for more information.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.