Lead Manufacturing Engineer / Launch Manager

Recruiter
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Location
Telford
Salary
45000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP55000/annum Depending on Experience
Posted
10 Jun 2019
Closes
08 Jul 2019
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Lead Manufacturing Engineer / Launch Manager

Centralised & Bold

Permanent Position

GBP45-GBP55k per annum DOE

Day shift position

Management benefits package

Based in Telford

Are you experience in NPI and want to lead new manufacturing process integration? If so, we are partnering with a leading tier 1 manufacturer to the Automotive industry to source a Launch Manager.

Launch Manager

Job Description

Key tasks and responsibilities:

* Support to Project Management (NPI) and being able to manage multiple short-term tasks to meet the expectations of others in the organisation is a challenging aspect of the position.

* Influencing others in the organisation that do not directly report to this position is critical to implementing product and process changes.

* Communication with customers and vendors is required in resolving product and material non-conformance issues.

* Working within a team of technical professionals supporting sales of the company's products, solutions as well as services.

* Provides technical-design support for development, design and systems integration with Process Engineering. Review the work involved and supports the project through all phases of Introduction.

* Develop fixing/assembly concepts for complete program (link to Methods Engineering)

* Detailed understanding of plastics (material, processing, characteristics and behaviour) (link to Tooling Projects)

Launch Manager

Essential Skills/Experience/Qualifications required

* Minimum 10 years' experience in lead manufacturing / launch engineering

* Project management experience

* Degree or equivalent level qualification

Desirable Skills/Experience/Qualifications required

Experience working in the automotive industry in a launch manager capacity previously