Project Manager

Location
Blackburn
Salary
£30,000 - £34,000 per annum
Posted
25 May 2017
Closes
22 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

New opportunity not to be missed! Our client has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Project Manager to join their busy engineering team based in Blackburn, Lancs. They are offering the successful Project Manager an excellent salary of £30,000 - £34,000 per annum depending on experience.

Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading and award winning Engineering companies.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled and motivated Project Manufacturing Engineer to join a rapidly growing and dynamic engineering firm.

Project Manager Responsibilities:

This role will involve technical interpretation of detailed customer specification/drawing, you will provide the engineering job pack, which will allow the manufacturing operations team to complete the order to a detailed process. This will include:

  • Full technical contract review
  • Process planning for machined items including sub-contract operations
  • Identifying and organizing specific jigs or fixtures to be manufactured
  • Writing SOPs
  • Tooling requirements
  • Material classification
  • Engineering Programme with tooling lists and method sheets
  • Engineering route card to effect efficient manufacture
  • Liaising with the customer to resolve issues
  • Liaising with the production control to ensure all items are scheduled for manufacture
  • Project management of specific work packages
  • Quoting machining work packages for external/internal stakeholders
  • Pro-active involvement with the clients to understand their expectations and deliver against them

Knowledge, Skills, Experience needed to become their Project Manager:

  • A technical engineering background with proven understanding of CNC machine tools and engineering principles in a machining environment
  • Significant experience of machine tool programming and the ability to interpret CAD models and formulate machining strategy from them is desirable
  • Knowledge of engineering process – Grinding, heat treatment, fabrication and assembly would be beneficial
  • Organised and focused on delivering excellence to the customer, you will assist in developing the machining staff
  • Detailed understanding of engineering drawings, machine tooling selection, work holding, cutting strategy
  • A good communicator at all levels, you will be able to detail priorities to your team and work with the engineering planning team to ensure company objectives are met
  • Ideally time served apprenticeship in a relevant discipline – City & Guilds/OMC/HNC/Level 4 NVQ or equivalent
  • Strong ICT/numeracy/communication/leadership/problem solving skills

Project Manager Working Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

Company Benefits

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Child care vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

If you feel you have the skills and experience to become their  next Project Manager please click ‘Apply’ now!

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