Engineering Manager

Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge, with a forward thinking organisation within the high tech engineering sector? The Hyde Group are established Industry experts and due to growth of the business have a new vacancy for an Engineering Manager, working at their manufacturing facility in Denton.

About us

We have successfully supplied to the Aerospace industry for over 40 years.    We are currently on track to achieve our strong growth plans and we pride ourselves on delivering right first time solutions and going the extra mile to delight our customers

About the opportunity

This is a great opportunity to join a reputable business with a strong set of core values in a friendly supportive environment.  We have a strong focus on developing our people with the potential to further your career.  Our salaries are competitive and we have purpose built sites that offer free car parking. 

This exciting role would involve you ensuring production is run in a cost effective manner, by reducing waste through lean methods and new technologies.

You’ll use your experience to plan ahead and anticipate future challenges, providing solutions as needed to ensure smooth production flow.  You will also have the ability to solve engineering problems and understand what is needed to ensure jobs are right first time and delivered on time. 

You will also get involved with quotation activity which would include; methods of manufacture, tooling requirements, quality appreciation and estimated times for manufacture.

An experienced leader of people, you’ll use your leadership style to improve performance, get support for your ideas and uphold the company’s core values. You will also promote and uphold company standards such as lean manufacturing, continuous improvement and work ethic.

Due to the nature of our business, experience in CNC Machining and programming is essential.  Develop methods of manufacture.

Ideally you will have:

  • A relevant qualification in Mechanical Engineering , ideally up to HNC level

  • Strong industry experience in CNC machining/programming with a wide range of knowledge on manufacturing and production processes associated with these processes.

  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical engineering & technical drawings.

  • Have a working understanding of quality management systems (AS9100 and ISO9001)

  • Have a working understanding of health and safety best practice and legislation.

  • Have a working understanding of the principles and tools of lean manufacturing and continuous improvement tools

  • Strong problem solving skills & ‘design for manufacture’ skills.

  • Possess a working understanding of leadership principles and management best practice.

  •    Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, including report writing for a demanding and Customer focused working environment.

  • Be able to get things done and make things happen to achieve the aims of production and the business.

  • Possess the ability to implement and manage change in the business.

  •   Possess strong computer skills and competency in basic MS Office applications

If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you then please apply for this role through the careers page, quoting the job title in the subject header and attaching your CV