Design Manager

Reference Number: 5528
Consultant: Jake Hilton
£45,000 to £50,000

A reputable Mechanical Handling Equipment manufacturer in the Sheffield region are looking for an experienced Design Manager. This company are leaders within their sector and focus heavily on Bespoke Equipment, where no two projects are the same.

As a Design Manager, you’ll work closely with the Technical Manager to oversee the Design and Project function of the business. This will involve taking projects from initial concept, through to on-site installation and commissioning. You’ll run kick-off meetings and delegate design tasks to the Mechanical Engineering team and liaise with the other departments to ensure each stage of the project is complete, alongside client visits.

This role will suit an Project Manager with a strong background in manufacturing, ideally with experience in design and engineering problems. This company specialise in Fabrications, Lifting Equipment and Machinery but will look at candidates from a wide range of backgrounds.

Design Manager Requirements:

  • HND / Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Or similar)
  • Strong understanding of Engineering within Manufacturing
  • Fabrications, Lifting Equipment or Machinery (desirable)
  • Knowledge of Solidworks & AutoCAD
  • Experience Managing Projects & Managing site activities/equipment installation
  • Proven Record of Meeting Project Deadlines
  • Experience Overseeing Designs from Concept to Completion


  • Strong Holiday Package
  • Annual Bonus
  • Pension Scheme

If you have the required skills and experience for this Design Manager role or would like to learn more, then please get in touch ASAP with an up to date copy of your CV. You can apply directly or contact Jake Hilton on 07719 552 312.

If this role isn’t of interest, but you know of someone who could be, Chroma Recruitment operates a referral scheme.

Chroma Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

Job Information

Job Reference: BH-5528
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Annual Bonus, Strong Holiday Package
Salary From: £45000
Salary To: £50000
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Sheffield
Job Types: Permanent

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