Lead Engineer - Automation

20 September 20222022-09-20
Birmingham
Excellent salary plus benefits
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Lead Engineer - Automation

Birmingham

Excellent salary plus benefits

Recruit12 has an exciting opportunity for a Lead Engineer to be responsible for the design, BOM issue, production, development, and technical support for a portfolio of products including CCW, DACS, Xray Weighing and Inspection Products.

Your responsibilities as a Lead Engineer will include:

  • To be responsible for designs, rules, and quality of production designs, BOM and detail drawing output.
  • Responsible for the technical solution and performance of production machinery designed and manufactured.
  • Utilising Design for Manufacture and Value Engineering techniques to ensure a smooth transition from design concept into manufacture. Design and detail to ISO standards.
  • Responsible for Machine Development in line with customer demands and competitor advances.
  • Working in conjunction with Product Management to ensure Ishida is keeping pace with Competitors.
  • To produce quotes and equipment selection recommendations.
  • To encourage innovation and actively participate in continuous improvement initiatives.
  • To ensure full compliance with all relevant regulations, legislation, and customer specific Codes of Practice.
  • To ensure KPI targets for RFT, OTD and Quality solutions are consistently achieved.
  • Establishing good working relationship with assembly teams, planning, purchasing, sales, and other key members of all Departments.
  • Continue research of new technologies and industry pathways.
  • Ability to lead a team of Engineers related to a design project.
  • Assist with coaching and development of less experienced engineers

To be a successful candidate as a Lead Engineer you will need:

  • You will have previous experience in a similar role of responsibility, with excellent organisational and communication skills, be quality driven and possess a flexible, pro-active and methodical approach to tasks.
  • You will take a professional approach in this key role, meet budget and performance targets for the business unit and provide a high standard of support and co-operation to internal and external customers

Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist, working within the Automotive, World class manufacturing, Renewable energy and Construction sectors

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa. 

 

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