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Location: Accrington Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Sector: Engineering, Aerospace Type: Permanent
Contact: Jacob Golding

An exciting opportunity for an Engineering Manager has arisen within the Engineering Department. This role involves a strong commitment to productivity standards and strategic alignment with company goals. The Engineering Manager will play a crucial role in maintaining high customer satisfaction and exceeding expectations.

Who This Job Would Suit:
This position is ideal for an experienced Engineering or Manufacturing Manager, a visionary strategic thinker, and a proficient leader with a track record in engineering and manufacturing management. The suitable candidate should have a strong understanding of modern manufacturing techniques, be adept at team management, and possess excellent communication skills.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement strategic plans to achieve company goals, emphasizing rapid new product introduction (NPI) and building an Engineering Powerhouse.
  • Drive continuous improvement through Lean Methodology, reducing set-up times, and enhancing departmental efficiency.
  • Identify and foster strategic partnerships internally and externally to ensure resource capacity and flexibility.
  • Lead a team of Engineers, ensuring effective performance through management and leadership skills.
  • Contribute to teamwork across the Group, collaborating with sister companies to deliver solutions and enhance capabilities.


  • HND or degree qualified in Mechanical engineering or similar.
  • In-depth knowledge of manufacturing processes such as multi axis conventional and non-conventional machining, wet treatments, surface modification, bonding, joining, and final assembly.
  • CAD / CAM experience
  • Experience within Aerospace/Defence/Automotive or transferable manufacturing sector.
  • Strong Management experience.
  • Experienced leading and managing technical projects.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills.
  • P&L experience.

Location - Accrington, Lancashire
Salary - c£65k - £70k (dependent on experience)
Benefits - up to 20% pension! Life Assurance, 25 days holiday + BH, Occupational Health with free eye tests, sick pay, onsite canteen, and free parking.
Permanent - Full Time - 0800-1630 (Mon-Thu) 0800-1300 (Fri)

Contact Details: For further details about this exciting opportunity, please contact or call 0161 4166249.