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Design Team Leader

Design Team Leader

Job number: 8001721

Design Team Leader

Welshpool, Powys

£30-35K based on experience

Permanent, Full-Time

25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Early Finish Fridays

Excellent staff benefits

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a client in Welshpool for a Design Team Leader to supervise a busy Drawing/Design department. As Design/Drawing Office Team Leader, you will develop all elements of the Drawing Office Department including processes, personnel, design and IT technology.

Key Duties:

• To manage, prioritise and delegate work load subject to the on-going demands of the Company needs.

• Ensure internal and external technical requirements are met and provided in an agreed and timely manner.

• Provide mentoring skills, guidance and technical support to other members of the Drawing Office.

• Create and maintain a library of standard and bespoke drawings that can be utilised for future business support.

• Collate and report Management statistics as and when required.

• Develop and continue to develop production drawings and specifications across existing and new product types.

• Interact with other Departments, Managers and Directors as the business requires.

• Attend meetings as and when required.

• Provide data to Sales Department for drawing times.

• Liaise with the R & D + Technical Manager to ensure the most up to date drawings and technical specifications are available.

• Develop with Head of Department and IT personnel the Drawing Office Department hardware and software needs including but not limited to Solidworks and Driveworks.

• Ensure and maintain departmental training needs.

• Produce monthly departmental report for Senior Management.

Candidate Requirements:

• Experience using AutoCAD/Solidworks or an equivalent 3D design package essential.

• Experience of working within a similar leadership role.

• Knowledge of Driveworks.

• Able to multi-task and work to deadlines.

• Ability to prioritise and delegate work effectively.

The Company:

An established manufacturer with an enviable reputation that specialises in bespoke solutions for a variety of sectors including energy, transport and utilities.

The Package:

• £30-35K

• 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

• Early Finish Fridays

• Benefits Package

• Company Pension

To Apply:

This vacancy is advertised by Travail Employment Group who are acting as an Employment Agency.

To apply for this position, please email a recent copy of your CV and cover letter to or for more information please call 01978 366123. If your application is successful a consultant will be in contact with you within the next 7 days. If you do not hear within the next 7 days you have not been successful on this occasion and unless otherwise advised, Travail will keep your details on file and contact you with future relevant opportunities.

All candidates registering with Travail Employment Group will need to provide proof of identity, and evidence of any experience, training and qualifications our client considers necessary for this position.

Travail Employment Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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