Mydas Recruitment are experts in the sourcing and supply of Engineers to leading organisations. Our Client, a leading manufacturing organisation in the Aerospace sector has a requirement for an Engineering Manager to lead their teams to ensure that products are delivered to meet costs, quality & schedule.


  • Provide leadership and direction to a team of engineers in accordance with  Company policies and procedures;
  • Develop the team and individuals’ skills to support the business goals;
  • Manage performance using the Company’s tools and systems;
  • Manage and allocate resources;
  • Identify  training needs and implement training plan to ensure team can support the needs of the business;
  • Interact with all other functions at the site and support daily operations i.e Walk About  Reviews;
  • Develop KPI’s and the necessary governance system to ensure delivery of Company and department goals;
  • Support the development of annual department goals and generate implementation plans to deliver against agreed targets;
  • Lead concurrent engineering and Design for Manufacturing and Assembly;
  • Support and lead implementation of 5S, process improvement, Lean and Problem Solving within the department;
  • Support operations development of Lean manufacturing processes;
  • Communicate regularly and directly with the team to keep them up to date on departmental and site issues;
  • Responsible for the health and safety of the department;



  • 3rd level qualification in a related Engineering discipline
  • Minimum  of 3 years working experience in Engineering gained in a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong ICT skills


  • 5 years working  experience in Engineering gained in a manufacturing environment
  • Minimum of 2 years working experience in a comparable management role
  • Lean and problem solving skills
  • Relevant management training
  • Achieved or working towards accreditation by an Engineering body

Negotiable salary & package commensurate with the seniority of the role   —


Mydas Recruitment is operating as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy