Engineering Group Leader ? Aerospace ? Gloucestershire
Monday ? Friday full time permanent
Exciting opportunity for and experienced Engineering Group Leader to join a market leader in the Aerospace industry.
The Engineering Group Leader reports to the Design and Analysis Manager, while working closely with Customers (internally and externally).
The Engineering Group Leader will be responsible for Design and Analysis activities in terms of Quality, Cost and Delivery the team carries out in support of development and sustaining requirements for landing gears.
Your main responsibilities as Engineering Group Leader will be:
You will lead your team of Design and Stress Analysis Engineers to meet agreed Key Milestones relating to deliverables, cost and quality.
You will be robust in reporting through associated reviews, key performance Indicators and Visual management techniques.
You will be technically minded in financial and scheduling responsibilities for the team's activities to ensure best practice is used to drive the engineering department forward in promoting professional and personal development of all the team members.
You will also provide a customer and supplier interface on engineering issues.
You will on occasion, be required to travel to a sister site located on the European mainland.
Candidate skills & requirements
Qualified to at least HND level in engineering or related discipline, you will have the relevant experience in order to be successful in the role.
You will be required to demonstrate experience and proven results in a range of engineering activities, with strong program management, communication and decision making skills which are essential to this role, as is your general understanding of finance. Proven experience of coaching and developing others would be an advantage.
Ideally experienced in Landing Gear Product Knowledge & Expertise, with People Management Skills, Multifunctional & Multi-cultural Team Working, Communication Skills and a Background in Design Stress and Analysis, Engineering Repair and Production Concession Management, Project Management, Leadership, problem solving, continuous improvement and result orientated.
A highly competitive salary and package accompany this position.
Contact Simon Portway