What you need to know
Matrix Recruitmentare seeking to recruit a MechanicalDesign Engineering Project Manager or our client, a well-established SME, based in the Waterford area.
This is a permanent role offering excellent benefits & career development opportunities.
Reporting to the MD, the Mechanical Design Engineering Project Manager, will be responsible for the running & management of the mechanical design team. This is a hands on roll working in a busy, fast paced environment. The ideal candidate will have exceptional Project Management experience with the ability to solve engineering issues that may arise.
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Key duties & responsibilities:
Pro-active in approach to the management, development, and guidance of the Engineering Team.
Manage, track and review projects on a daily basis and prepare update reports for weekly management review.
Plan, manage and deliver company strategic objectives and targets.
Working with Plant Manager, to ensure an alignment of prioritises in relation to manufacturing schedule and priority order, ensuring the manufacturing equipment operates to an optimum efficiency.
Resolve engineering issues which may arise within projects.
Work with customers and suppliers to ensure that project solutions, and processes are designed, developed, and delivered on time, within budget and to the highest standards.
Communicate effectively with clients regarding new business and the development of proposals for their reviews.
Ensuring clients expectations are understood and delivered.
Develop and present design concepts to both established and new clients.
Development and management of project financial plans, ensuring each project is tracked and completed within budget.
Working with MD and Plant Manager to develop agreed project quotations and timelines for clients.
Continuously promote and implement a culture of improvement and development on site.
What are we looking for?
Bachelor's degree in mechanical, electrical engineering or equivalent degree.
Minimum 10 years’ experience in an engineering or design role, with at least 5 years at a senior management level, ideally within a medical devices or pharmaceutical industry.
Strong leadership experience, proven track record leading a busy multidiscipline engineering function.
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Hands on experience with machinery design and build projects.
Experience with (CAD) platforms- Solid works.
Ability to balance business, customer, and team needs.
Strong critical thinking, problem solving and project management skills.
Strong communication, interpersonal skills.
Apply for this job now by emailing your WORD formatted CV to Patricia.
Full detailed job spec available on request.
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