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Lead Engineer

Job Title: Lead Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Walsall
Salary: £40k per year
Reference: LDWA12
Contact Name: Waheed Anjum
Contact Email: [email protected]
Job Published: February 26, 2021 13:44

Job Description

Lead Engineer 

Salary: £40,000

Location: Walsall

We are currently recruiting for a qualified and experienced Lead Engineer to work for a very large industrial manufacturing company based in Walsall, West Midlands. The Lead Engineer will play a key role in the planning and organising of the engineering department and engineers on site. The Lead Engineer will have 10-12 direct reports and will in be involved in both hands on engineering work and management duties. This is a fantastic time to join the buiness as a Engineering Team Leader as they are rapidly expanding with opportunities to train and develop your skills. The ideal candidate needs to be multi skilled with a both electrical and mechanical skills.

Skills required for the Lead Engineer:

  • Engineering qualification in either electrical or mechanical engineering
  • Experience in Managing a team of up to 8 engineers 
  • Electrical experience with fault finding, Motors, Drives, Sensors, Relays, Contactors, etc
  • Mechanical experience such as hydraulics, pneumatics, bearings, belts, chains, etc
  • Continuous improvement experience
  • Organising and planning experience

The Lead Engineer will benefit from:

  • Training and technical development
  • One of the best salary packages in the area 
  • Career progression into the Maintenance Manager role
  • Excellent Benefits Package

Benefits: Pension, Healthcare, Benefits, Progression