Matchtech

Exhaust & Fuel Systems Engineering Manaer

Recruiter
Location
Leamington Spa
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Bupa
Posted
27 Apr 2017
Closes
25 May 2017
Ref
EMP389516
Contact
Stuart Graydon
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We’re looking for a Team Leader to lead the Vehicle Fuel and Exhaust systems team based at our Leamington Spa office. The role will be to coordinate and lead the team to successfully deliver exhaust and fuel systems content across a variety of customer projects.

The Role:

* Lead the vehicle fuel and exhaust system team within the Vehicle Engineering department
* Develop and deliver powertrain systems content to a variety of customer projects including technical leadership of agreed project deliverables
* Ensure that agreed deliverables are completed by the team in a cost-effective and timely manner and that a task delivery approach is instilled within the team
* Assist with allocating and directing staff and allocating resources needed for the project
* Support cross functional working with other divisions to effectively used shared resources across the business
* Development of the team including recruitment & interviewing, carrying out performance development reviews, process and capability enhancement, resource planning
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The ideal candidate will:



* Ideally have a degree in an Engineering or Science related discipline
* Proven ability within an automotive engineering background, a number of years of experience of successfully delivering projects in an OEM or Tier 1 capacity having led teams of engineers
* A high standard of automotive technical knowledge of powertrain vehicle systems including significant proven ability of one of the key areas of exhaust (hot and cold-end) or low pressure vehicle fuel systems (fuel tanks, lines, evaporate emissions control, CNG & LPG systems)
* Ability to plan and lead a team to deliver projects within budget and within the scoped time
* Ability to train engineers and develop a team, with good interpersonal and communication skills
* Commercial awareness to support the Vehicle Product Group during preparation of responses to RFQ’s
* Drive and commitment to deliver technically challenging projects
* Able to be flexible on work location and prepared to travel within the UK and internationally on short assignments