Project Manager — Mechanical

Magpie People are working with a market leading specialist Manufacturing company based in Sheffield who are looking to recruit an experienced Mechanical Project Manager

Main Duties of the role

  • Technical consultation with both internal and external customers to determine the project specification.
  • Agree the design, quality standards, and budget of the project.
  • Create quotations and technical specifications.
  • Manage multiple projects ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and meet the customer’s technical requirement.
  • Organise and lead work teams, co-ordinating bespoke and NPD project activities.
  • Identify problems and evaluate possible solutions to meet the client’s needs.
  • Prepare documentation, test specifications and instruction manuals for products
  • Oversee installation and commissioning and create the relevant documentation i.e. Risk Assessments and Method Statements

You should have

  • Degree qualification in mechanical engineering, material sciences, physics, process engineering or be able to demonstrate work at an appropriate level.
  • Knowledge of properties and treatment of technical materials
  • Previous experience in the field of technically demanding products.
  • Should have project management qualifications, Prince2 an advantage, and proven experience within previous roles.
  • Knowledge of relevant directives and safety standards is essential.
  • Ideally have come from a design engineer with the ability to present technical information to others including mechanical and electrical design draughtsmen.
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams including engineering, manufacturing, sales, marketing, purchasing and suppliers/sub-contractors.

Magpie People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Magpie People is a Recruitment Consultancy with over a decade of experience of delivering recruitment solutions to the Engineering, Manufacturing and Technical industries

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