Project Manager (Engineering / Manufacturing)

Staffbase Recruitment
38000.00 - 44000.00 GBP Annual + GBP38000 - GBP44000/annum Bonus
16 Sep 2019
10 Oct 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client is one of the world's leading Transport Engineering Specialists and Staffbase have been appointed to recruit for the position Engineering Project Manager. The successful applicant will be work at our client's head office near Redditch however the position will include some overseas travel.

The Role:

Reporting to the Operations Director you will have the responsibility to manage the overall project delivery, direction, control and completion of specific projects in the design and build of bespoke transportation solutions, predominantly rail based, from initial order through to final delivery, installation and commissioning.

Duties will include but are not limited to the following:-

Drive preparation, planning and execution of development projects in line with customer requirements
Oversee all aspects of design, manufacturing, implementation, testing and commissioning required to deliver the scope of the engineering project
Liaise with management, production, and design staff as required to ensure project delivery
Prepare RFQ's, raise PO's and commercial supplier contracts
Ensure best practices are applied on projects
Preparation of key project documentation including project plans, design risk assessments, design reviews, product manuals, bills of material etc
Visit key customers and suppliers (UK and overseas) to coordinate project deliverablesCandidate:

The ideal candidate will be a mechanical engineer preferably with manufacturing and / or engineering manufacturing experience. Applicants with previous experience in manufacture of bespoke transportation solutions will have advantage however all applicants will be considered.

You will be an experienced project manager with excellent knowledge and understanding of PRINCE 2 principles and you will have experience in a similar role.

Hours of Work:

Monday to Thursday 8am to 5pm, Friday 8am to 1pm.


Excellent basic salary negotiable

Annual Bonus

28 days annual leave