Engineering Manager, Letchworth, £60k pa

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[FONT=&quot]Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire[/FONT]
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[FONT=&quot]Our clients are specialists in the design and support of defence related products for the UK and international customers. Particular areas of expertise include aircraft navigational aids and subsea communications. In addition, the company supplies the communications and EMC Test Markets with its own products and equipment from overseas suppliers.[/FONT]
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[FONT=&quot]Your responsibilities would entail managing an engineering team, carrying out electrical / electromechanical design work, support activities and small scale production for Defence Customers, mainly MoD.[/FONT]
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[FONT=&quot]This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking company with a generous package available for the right candidate. [/FONT][FONT=&quot][/FONT]
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[FONT=&quot]1. To source, evaluate and acquire relevant contracts from the MOD and prime contractors,[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]consistent with the Company’s requirements, expertise and capability, and in accordance with the predetermined levels of revenue and profitability.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]2. Effectively and efficiently manage the labour and associated resources of the Department in order to meet the budgeted levels of revenue and profit consistent with the Company’s QA standards.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]3. Prepare technical and commercial proposals addressing customer requirements, including[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]innovative and unsolicited proposals in order to develop and increase the Department’s activities.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]4. Generate annual budgets identifying order and sales expectations, detailing sales revenue, profit, expenditure, staffing requirements in agreement with the Managing Director.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]5. From time to time compile and generate business plans and market analysis to submit to the[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]Managing Director with recommendations demonstrating the overall direction and areas of activity that the Department is undertaking, and specifying future potential contracts that may be[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]6. Manage and effectively monitor levels of risk to the business,[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]7. Attend management, technical, and project meetings at DM Systems and at customer sites.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]8. Provide technical advice to MoD customers on an ad hoc basis.[/FONT]
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[FONT=&quot]1. Ensure that all staff have their workload adequately outlined and that contract planning activities are accurately undertaken consistent with critical time frame and resource scheduling techniques.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]2. Effectively communicate and disseminate all relevant information to staff covering all aspects of Company information as and when appropriate.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]3. Ensure that all staff are briefed on HASAW aspects and that appropriate Company fire and[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]security measures are strictly adhered to. Ensure that the Laboratory is maintained to a neat and[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]tidy standard at all times.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]4. Initiates appropriate training as and when required and perform technical selection interviews.[/FONT]
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[FONT=&quot]Engineering Tasks/Projects[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]1. Coordination and progress of all Tasks/Projects.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]2. Ensure master and insurance copies of microfilm and other master material is kept safe, in an[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]orderly fashion and up to date.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]3. Take responsibility for archive material and assist in retrieval of information.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]4. Oversee investigation of CQF’s, Defect Reports, and the creation of all modifications and[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]subsequent revisions to specifications and handbooks.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]5. Ensure Task Files are opened for new tasks and kept in an orderly fashion at all times.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]6. Keep the working copy of contract minutes up to date.[/FONT]
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[FONT=&quot]1. Responsible to the Managing Director.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]2. As PDSO be responsible to the MOD PDS Project Management Branch for the necessary coordination of all activities, as an extension of the PDS Project Management Branch within the[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]contractor’s organisation.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]3. Supervision of engineers and draughtsmen.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]4. Liaison with Quality Assurance.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]5. Direct communication with various Ministry of Defence personnel.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]6. Direct communication with other customers.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]7. Liaison with outside suppliers.[/FONT]
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[FONT=&quot]Degree or equivalent in an electrical engineering discipline.[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot]Membership of relevant professional institution highly desirable.[/FONT]
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[FONT=&quot]At least 10 years experience in electrical support/design engineering on MoD related work with an in depth knowledge of MoD engineering and contractual procedures.[/FONT]
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