Mechanical Engineering Manager

Mechanical Engineering Manager

Job Title: Mechanical Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Superb Package
Reference: 14773/001_1527091680
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2018 17:08

Job Description





We currently have a great opportunity for a Mechanical Engineering Manager / Principal Mechanical Engineer to join a specialist division of one of the world's largest chemical companies.

The Mechanical Engineering Manager will manage all activities within a complex technology business and will act as Technical Lead and Mechanical Design Authority for all capital projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Effectively manage the mechanical engineering function and provide engineering expertise on the manufacture, installation and maintenance of vessels and associated equipment
  • Have final authority on all mechanical engineering decisions; operational safety, design, appropriate process etc
  • Technical manage a team of Mechanical Engineers and sub-contractors
  • Work closely with R&D to develop technology to improve performance, reliability and costs
  • Coach, mentor, develop Mechanical Engineering team and ensure objectives are met in line with business strategy
  • Establish quality standards and drive continuous improvement activities

Key Requirements

  • Chartered Mechanical Engineer, Degree qualified
  • Strong Mechanical Engineering background with a broad range of experience in; Materials Engineering, Pressure Systems, Workshop Fabrication techniques, Welding, Manufacturing Automation, Project Engineering, Structural Engineering
  • Proven man-management of professional engineering teams; Mechanical Design Authority
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to influence at a senior level
  • A desire to drive continuous improvements in technology and engineering systems
  • Flexibility to travel to suppliers and customers in the UK & Europe.

** Experienced gained in a fast moving manufacturing environment of exotic materials is preferred**

On offer:

An excellent salary, discretionary business bonus (up to 15%) Healthcare, DC Pension scheme (up to 11% employer contribution), Life Assurance, Holidays: 26 + Stats, Holiday bonus: 2% bonus or additional weeks holiday

Other flexible benefits

Interested? Contact Christine Edwards at Morgan Ryder Associates on 0151 480 2300 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.