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  • Job reference: RMS0187558

Technical Services Manager

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 22/11/2017
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
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· Has and uses the required functional and technical knowledge and skills to do job at a high level of accomplishment
· Capable of keeping abreast of an evolving portfolio of products and services
· Anticipates the impact of change and rises to the challenge, with the ability to accept risk and uncertainty
· Adept at exercising good judgement (sometimes with incomplete information) whilst being constrained by tight deadlines
· Able to apportion time effectively to complete tasks
· Be willing to provide colleagues with the information they need to complete their tasks and eliminate roadblocks
· Be quick to identify critical information and respond appropriately
· Encourage others to accept development projects or job moves
· Able to define, work within and improve business processes based on immediate and future business needs
· Can be counted on to take personal responsibility in challenging situations and be willing to engage in disputes in order to settle them equitably
· Performs work with energy and drive while exploring other opportunities to contribute
· Writes clearly and succinctly in a variety of communication settings and styles
· Builds numerous and effective relationships through personal networks inside and outside the organisation
· Communicates effectively, both inside and outside the organisation, on both simple and complex topics
Personal and Interpersonal
· Imbued with a strong sense of customer focus (internal/external)
· Committed to self-improvement and development through the role in order to achieve career goals
· Firm and diplomatic when negotiating
· Looks for positive attributes and concretely reinforces them, promoting confidence and optimistic attitudes
· Promotes a win-win ethos and inclusive team culture in line with business strategy

Quality Essential Desirable
Qualifications: · HND in an Engineering discipline or equivalent · Tertiary education in an Engineering discipline
Experience: · Experience in a similar engineering position
· Leading of cross-functional meetings · Working knowledge within an industrial/production environment
· Experience of supervising a team
Skills, training or special knowledge · Computer literacy (including good command of Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook)
· Proficient in the use of 3D CAD software to produce Engineering designs and drawings to relevant standards
· Understanding of Mechanical Engineering principles including supporting calculations.
· An understanding of the requirements of Design for Manufacture, Assembly and Maintenance · Have an understanding of common place industry materials and their application
· Knowledge of The Machinery (Safety) Directive, PED, ATEX and REACH and their application within Engineering Design.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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