Technical Project Manager

Location
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
19 Apr 2018
Closes
19 May 2018
Ref
TPM

We have recently secured significant project success and are therefore looking to recruit a Technical Project Manager for our Equipment, Technology & Innovation Group based in Wallingford, Oxfordshire.  The Group design and manufacture a range of electro-mechanical equipment for the generation and measurement of waves within physical laboratories around the world.  For more information please see our website and wavemakers.

The candidate should be enthusiastic, self-motivated and driven to provide engineering excellence.  The roles would suit  mechanical or electrical engineering graduates, preferable with experience or interest in working with electrically driven actuator systems, use of communication systems with ETHERNET / ETHERCAT protocol and/or delicate instrumentation using low voltage circuits.

Description of the role

To be successful in the role you will need to deliver cross functional projects involving mechanical, electrical / control and software disciplines.  You will be comfortable managing both Clients and suppliers as well as delivering some technical aspects of the project.

Behaviours

  • Technically inquisitive, as we innovate to provide our customers with novel solutions
  • Hands on approach to resolving technical issues
  • Flexibility to adapt to on-project demands / changes

Essential skills

  • Solidworks experience
  • Demonstrable project management experience (minimum 2 years) delivering electromechanical systems
  • Degree level qualifications with a strong electrical bias

Desirable skills

  • ETHERNET / ETHERCAT knowledge
  • Drive controller system development experience

The position is a permanent, full time role and will require international travel. The candidate must have the right to live and work in the UK.

HR Wallingford is committed to recruiting and retaining staff of the highest calibre.  We offer a stimulating working environment, competitive salaries commensurate with experience and an excellent benefits package that includes a generous defined contribution pension scheme with a minimum 10% employer contribution, at least 22 days annual leave + 3 days discretionary company leave + 8 bank holidays;permanent health insurance, flexible working hours allowing for accrued time to be taken subject to business needs, childcare vouchers, staff restaurant and a sports and social club.

How to apply

To apply please send your CV with a covering letter, clearly stating the vacancy of interest, to:

Linda Schonfelder, Personnel Assistant, HR Wallingford, Howbery Park, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 8BA, United Kingdom, or email l.schonfelder@hrwallingford.com.

 

HR Wallingford is an equal opportunities employer.