Lead Design Engineer

Recruiter
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Location
Bromsgrove
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Jun 2019
Closes
16 Jul 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Lead Design Engineer

**Permanent**

**Competitive Annual Salary**

**Working Days - Monday/Friday**

**Company pension along with other benefits**

**Bromsgrove**

Our client is a leading manufacturing organisation who are seeking a Lead Design Engineer to be based at their facility in Bromsgrove. They are seeking Design professionals with a Tooling background ideally but will consider candidates with similar backgrounds.

Lead Design Engineer

Job Description:

* Accountable to manage a team of 6 design engineers focusing on Die Design, Tooling/Fixtures as well as jigs.

* Responsible for supporting all engineering activities and implementing NPI and continuous improvement activities in process design standards

* Ensuring designs are compliant towards the business and customer specification standards

* Working continuously with the internal tooling and production processes, working in cross functional teams.

* Implementation of SMART targets to motivate the team and drive KPI targets.

Essential Skills/Experience/Qualifications required:

* Knowledge and experience working with tooling and/or tooling design

* Experience working within a precision manufacturing environment

* Knowledge of materials and their properties

* Previous man management experience but will also consider senior engineer involvement

Lead Design Engineer

Desirable Skills/Experience/Qualifications required:

* Involvement within a hot metals/casting environment

* Health and Safety awareness

* Aerospace design experience