Brompton Bicycle is going through a period of unprecedented growth. To support the growth in output, we are looking to transfer bodies of work and manufacturing processes to our supply chain and rationalise our internal processes. To facilitate this, we are forming a dedicated, autonomous team to produce defined work packages and to outsource them. This Manufacturing Engineering role will lead the small team which will include members from the Design, Supply chain and Quality Assurance departments.
Skills and Requirements
The ability to demonstrate a solid engineering background in a relevant environment is essential, with at least 3-5 years’ experience in manufacturing with project management experience.
The person occupying this role will be able to meet and build relationships with people with ease and use researched information when solving problems and apply logic when handling conflict. The ideal person will take on an energetic and proactive working style and seek to get things done while dealing with a variety of tasks.
The successful candidate will be expected to support those who need assistance and encourages others to perform to the highest standards to complete tasks. They will be able to remain confident when dealing with challenging situations and encourage others to come up with creative and practical solutions to problems that may arise. The ideal candidate will be able to commit themselves to the task at hand and go beyond the limit to achieve their key objectives.
The successful person will have the drive to achieve results in a friendly manner but still maintain quality and standards. They should have the ability to absorb and impart information to others and work in line with the standard operating procedures. The person will have specialist skills and work within the area of knowledge and expertise for this role. Communication, the need to enjoy challenging situations and taking a logical and systematic approach to all tasks is vital to the function of this role. The ideal candidate will be self-confident, pro-active, a self-starter, inquisitive, factual, participative, flexible, adaptable, and self-disciplined.