Engineering Test manager to join the most respected Technical & Engineering business in the UK's R &D department !
The main purpose is to lead and manage the global test facility based in the UK, considered to be the worlds leading facility.
To ensure operation of the test facility within agreed budgets of circa £1.million, consisting of approximately 6 standard test rigs with continuous bespoke rigs designed and commissioned.
To provide technical leadership and guidance to daily test activities in the design and completion of test programmes
People management of specialist team of eight test engineers and technicians from a functional and Project management perspective.
To ensure all general management responsibilities such as HS&E are upheld by the implementation of best practices and processes.
Previous experience of managing significant product development testing or a test facility in a senior technical engineering role.
Engineering degree with significant demonstrable experience in a test engineering environment.
Experience of all data acquisition tools, automated controls, sensors and instrumentation.
Knowledge and experience of manual and automated test systems and equipment and ability to review and implement appropriate and economic test validation methods and tools.
Thorough understanding of electro mechanical , thermodynamics and fluid systems.
Facility management for infrastructure, H & S , maintenance & support services
Ad hoc European travel
Competitive salary + package - car /allowance , bonus, group pension plus site benefits !
Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.