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Senior Design Engineering Manager

Hales Group



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Our client is a highly innovative manufacturer and global supplier of premium quality slitting and rewinding machinery to the paper and allied web industries. With an impressive portfolio of customers developed over thirty years the company is now seeking to attract an accomplished degree qualified Senior Design Engineer/General Manager who instinctively can lead their machine designs for the worldwide market.This is no easy task and requires a commercially astute, senior manager with proven co-ordination, management, improvement skills and the technical prowess to ensure the company retains market share. The following competencies are essential for you to fully understand and meet this brief.
You will have an extensive and complete understanding of solidworks 3D Design- AutoCad, Degree qualified in Mechanical design and must show the tenacity and resolve in managing an entire highly productive design team to meet budget and time constraints.Essentially you will know this market and must possess a relevant knowledge of slitting and rewinding machinery and must have worked with manufacturing design principles for rotating machinery.Mechanically and technically astute taking full responsibility to generate new and inspiring designs from sales specifications and impress customers with your creativity and industry knowledge.Detailed knowledge and experience working with power ratings both electrically and mechanically, shaft stresses, critical speeds, gearing functions, loading and tolerance for all mechanical and moving parts.Instigates full compliance to the highest levels of Health and Safety with the competence to guarantee precision of all manufacturer parts to exact design specifications.Understand supply chain principles with a knowledge of manufacturing to the worldwide market requiring some foreign travel.
This is a rare and unique opportunity for you to show your superior level of technical design expertise and reflect this in the standard of technology you can impart to the team. You will have complete autonomy to ensure state of the art design for both the company standard and bespoke converting equipment.The company is based in the Ipswich area and relocation expenses will be made available for the right candidate.For an early consideration of this opportunity please contact our Technical Sector Manager at the Norwich office, clearly detailing how you will lead and meet this exciting challenge.