Head of Engineering - Precision Projects

Job Title: Head of Engineering - Precision Projects
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-06-05
Reference: BH-83547
Contact Name: Adam Stahler
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 06, 2018 11:59

Job Description

NES Global Talent has partnered with an engineering company based near Glasgow, Scotland who is recruiting a Head of Engineering to lead the business down a new and exciting path.

This role focuses on developing the workshop procedures, estimations, processes and capabilities for precision engineering.

The ideal candidate has 10 years’ experience in machining precision components within the energy and defence markets, with an exposure to reverse engineering and an in depth understanding of precision engineering.

Experience in Heidenhain controls would be advantageous.

The responsibilities are as follows:
  • Estimating & quoting for new business
  • Develop new operating procedures and ensure compliance with them is maintained.
  • Develop relations with subcontractors ensuring quotes & work is of standard required
  • Provide and support clients with any technical requirements needed
  • Leading the workshop with manufacturing technology knowledge and processes
  • Manage key projects and clients
  • Ensure all HSEQ is adhered to.
The role also requires supporting the teams with inspection, production and drawing, offline programming and operation of manual and CNC manufacturing.

We are looking for a game changer, someone who can bring a new skill set to the company and develop the team into a world class engineering department. If you have the desire and skill set please apply  below.