Project Manager – Manufacturing

Superb opportunity for an experienced Project Manager / Manufacturing Engineering Project Leader to work for a high-technology manufacturing company developing complex, high-value equipment. This is a rapidly growing company with a bulging order book for their World-class products so you can expect lots of fascinating projects, loads of variety and superb career progression.

Project Manager / Manufacturing Engineering Project Leader`s Responsibilities:

Management and coordination of the development of mechanical and electrical engineering designs for manufacturing and delivery of all production processes and equipment necessary for series production.
Project manage the transition of prototype systems into series production.
Lowering of cycle times to increase throughput.
Deliver the design assembly detail and build instructions.
Manage and deliver new series introduction, develop designs to increase productivity and reduce build times.
Prepare reports and presentations to keep stakeholders informed of progress.


Degree ( BEng or MEng ) in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering
Current manufacturing experience focusing on NPI for complex high-technology special purpose machinery
Extensive Project Management experience
5S / Lean Manufacturing experience
Experience in high vacuum systems, pneumatics, gas systems, precision liquid handling, production automation.
PC literate (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc)
Experience of supply chain management.
Excellent problem solving, organizational, management and communications skills

Location: rural Cambridgeshire –commutable from Cambridge, Huntington, Peterborough, Bedford, Wellingborough, Newmarket, etc)

Job Details

  • Job Ref: 12271
  • Salary: £50000 - £70000
  • Consultant Name: Aksana Walford
  •   Cambridgeshire
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