Electrical Engineering Manager

Job Description

Electrical Engineering Manager (co. Antrim)
This is a rare opportunity for a senior position in a well-known local manufacturing company. Being one of the largest manufacturers in NI, this is a chance to progress in your career with a company that is consistently growing and leading the way in technological advancement.

What's in it for you?

  • Salary very competitive
  • Pension scheme
  • Family health care plan
  • Life assurance
  • Health and well being package

What you'll do

  • Work with the NPD Manager and the project management team on project key milestones.
  • Develop the skills and tools required within the Electrical and Software teams to support current and future projects.
  • Work closely with the Engineering Manager to ensure all development projects are adequately resourced.
  • Drive standardisation across the project verticals within the Engineering Organisational structure.
  • Identify and monitor appropriate KPI's. Produce a monthly KPI report for the Head of Engineering.
  • Ensure engineering practices and activities comply fully with company Quality Management Systems (QMS) processes.
  • Optimise the spread of engineering resource amongst the competing requirements including securing grants for financial support.
  • Be responsible for developing high performance teams and individuals to meet business objectives
  • Work with the Electrical, Manufacturing and Homologation teams to ensure consistence of design by maintaining strong lines of communication.

About you

  • Honours Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • 5 year's experience in Manufacturing environment (ideally vehicle or aviation industry)
  • Minimum 2 years at supervisory level
  • Experience of engineering processes and systems
  • Demonstrable electrical/software/vehicle engineering background
  • Budget preparation and control experience
  • Previous working experience of dedicated electrical design software (harnesses and schematics) e.g Zuken E3
  • Ability to read mechanical drawings

For further information on this job, or any other Engineering roles in Northern Ireland, apply via the link or contact karl.yellop@vanrath.com for a confidential chat today.