Technical Manager

Technical Manager

Job Title: Technical Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great Package
Reference: LCE1803_1616075682
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 18, 2021 13:54

Job Description

Technical Manager

(Aerospace / Defence)

To £50K + Bonus (to 20%) + Healthcare + Pension & much more

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Technical Manager / Engineering Manager to join team at a successful engineering company in Manchester.

Our client is well known in aerospace and defence markets for the design and manufacture of high reliability products and MRO support for complex electro-mechanical equipment.

The Technical Manager/Engineering Manager will have overall responsibility for engineering resources covering; electrical, mechanical, production, calibration, testing and customer support.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide strong leadership and coaching to a small team of multi-disciplined engineers
  • Allocation of resources and co-ordination of individual projects to deliver to agreed timelines
  • Provide technical leadership and support to all team members within specified projects, with effective use of internal and external resource
  • Act as project management lead for all projects and ensure compliance with current legislation and company Health & Safety policies
  • Near and long-term capacity planning of all workload within the department
  • Create and implement best practice engineering vision and strategy
  • Customer interface
  • Co-ordination of document management system

Essential requirements:

  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant technical discipline
  • Knowledge of Aerospace / Defence industry working in accordance with military end users
  • Proven experience of managing a multi-disciplined engineering team
  • Strong motivational & leadership skills
  • Excellent negotiation & communication skills
  • Self-motivated and keen to meet deadlines
  • Technical mind-set
  • Results orientated

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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.

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