Functional Team Lead - Mechanical Engineering

Functional Team Lead - Mechanical Engineering

Job Title: Functional Team Lead - Mechanical Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenford, Middlesex
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895323_1550660748
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2019 11:05

Job Description

Our defence engineering and electronic products client in Greenford is seeking a Functional Team Lead for Mechanical Engineering to lead a team of mechanical engineers on-site. You will take responsibility for designing and maintaining all mechanical aspects of the client's products. This includes management and configuration of the production drawing pack.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

As Functional Team Lead your responsibilities will include:

Understanding and supporting project, department, and team objectives
Providing support with resource planning, resource requirements, and recruitment for the team
Line management responsibilities and resource allocation
Liaising with Engineering Managers, Capability Managers and other stakeholders
Managing a team within a functional group, its resources, knowledge, skills, processes, procedures and tools to align with the current and future needs of the business
Developing the team through best practice and engineering excellence.

About you:

Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
A good understanding of key mechanical engineering principles e.g. material selection, assembly techniques and manufacturing processes.
Have a good appreciation of related engineering disciplines (e.g. electronic engineering, system engineering).
Manufacturing processes & materials knowledge for small to medium volume production
Full driving licence
Capable of achieving Security Clearance (SC)
Occasional need for work at other sites, worldwide travel and being away from home for reasonable lengths of time.

Job Title: Functional Team Lead - Mechanical Engineering
Salary: TBC
Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Job Type: Perm
Job ID: 895323


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.