Engineering Design Manager South Wales (Commutable from Cardiff, Newport, Bridgend, Port Talbot, Cwmbran, Merthyr Tydfil) £40,000 – £60,000 + Bonus + Progression + 33 Days Holiday + Pension Excellent opportunity for a Senior or Lead Design Engineer to take a step up into a management role within an award-winning, market leading manufacturer.On offer is the chance to join a growing company in an autonomous role which will allow you to lead a range of interesting engineering projects, working on cutting edge and innovative machine design.. Based in South Wales, this company are among the fastest growing manufacturers in the UK and have been consistent in their success since the start. Having won multiple awards and achieved international recognition for their unique and innovative products they have recently seen an exciting period of growth. They are introducing a brand new, state of the art production line so due to this expansion they are looking to bring in a Design Manager to help oversee the small in house team. In this role you will be leading a small, close-knit design team responsible for the design and optimisation of a new state of the art manufacturing line. You will work to maximise reliability and quality of the production line whilst integrating safety regulations and controls into the inherent design. This is a permanent position and there will be plenty of ongoing project work, including designing a similar line to be installed at a facility overseas and a brand new product launch that is still in development. This is the ideal role for a Senior or Lead Design Engineer from a special purpose machinery or complex machinery background looking to take a step up into a management positions with one of the most exciting manufacturers in the UK.THE ROLE: *Managing a small design team *Overseeing the design of a brand new manufacturing line *Ongoing optimisation and reliability improvements *Design using SolidWorks CAD and PDM THE PERSON: *Experience using Solidworks or similar 3D CAD package *Background designing special purpose machinery or complex manufacturing lines *Lead Engineer, Supervisory or Management experience Reference no: 161228 To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click “Apply Now” or contact Jeremy Nicholls at Rise Technical Recruitment.Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.