JOB TITLE: Design and Product Manager (Packaging)

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Thatcham
Job Reference : 6780 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 17/06/2010
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £45000 per annum
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

We are currently looking to recruit a Design & Projects Manager (Packaging) for our client who provide bespoke packaging solutions

Job Description

We are currently looking to recruit a Design & Projects Manager (Packaging) for our client who provide bespoke packaging solutions. For this role it will be your purpose to deliver effective projects through professional project engineering from design and concept through to installation, commissioning and training.

For this role you will be in charge of a team that includes 7 members of staff and it will be the design and technical aspects that are to be your key factors. It is essential that you understand the design philosophy and process and also have a solid knowledge of Health and Safety standards within the industry . It is also essential that you have an extensive knowledge of Autocad and Solid Works

For this role it is also preferable that you have the skill to identify market opportunities within the packaging sector, initiating customer contacts and build necessary relationships and have the vision and commercial acumen to spot and build on a sales opportunity, perhaps coming from a background that has used KPI's or other performance measurements .

Key Responsibilities:

* Manage projects to meet planned Cost-Time-Quality criteria
* Co-ordinate, supervise and instruct the activities of the Thatcham based engineering team, and supplier and sub-contractors - from project brief to completion
* Liaise and cooperate effectively and proactively with other CPS team members
* Design and detail electrical power and control circuits using AutoCAD
* Visit customers where necessary to form clear project briefs and SOR's, and assist with installation, training and trouble shooting
* Visit suppliers and subcontractors to audit, brief, consult and progress check as required
* Coordinate and contribute to concept and mechanical design formation and review meetings

Essential Skills:

* Good interpersonal and man management skills
* AutoCAD and Solidworks design experience
* Degree or HND in Electrical engineering and design or Mechanical engineering and design (or equivlant)
* Solid experience in high volume/batch process/conversion industry environment
* Budget and resource management skills

Bluefire Consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of a client company

Job Keywords

"packaging" "Autocad" "

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Engineering recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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