Build and Commission Lead

The Role

The role is to lead the newly formed Build, Commission and Transfer to Production (BCF) group of multidiscipline engineers and technicians.  Your team will be one of three teams reporting to the head of Industrialisation. The other two new teams are Industrial Process Definition (IPD) and Design, Process & Equipment (DPE) group.  You will also work closely with the Project Management Group to ensure you are delivering the resources and agreed milestones of your team to the various projects across Magma.

You are expected to not only be a leader but spend substantial parts of your time involved in delivering the engineering work. Lead by your action. You will have a technical background in the build and commission of technically complex production lines, bringing your management expertise, engineering skills and hands on understanding together to build cutting edge production technology.

You will be managing an expanding team of initially 3 engineers and technicians across mechanical, electrical and control specialisms.  You will also work closely with a range of suppliers and contractors. You will be focused on enabling your team to work effectively, have a clear framework to work within and managing the team to deliver their various projects. You will be expert in how to manage the build and commissioning process from initial concept design reviews with the design teams through to fully transfer of a finished turnkey production process to our production teams both in the UK and abroad. 

As Magma expands you will be expected to both develop the QMS processes for your team to work within and manage the resources of your team, including leading the technical definition of further recruits, contractors and suppliers you require for your team to deliver.

Your team will be responsible for building all production processes and equipment including; build plans, equipment assembly & integration, commissioning trails and completion of acceptance testing, training of production and maintenance staff, full documentation and testing to standards. You will also manage suppliers building equipment externally as well as internally.  You will also need to support our current production operations were they need high tier support or development of equipment or process changes.

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What Magma Offers You

A great chance to work on truly innovation production technology in a rapidly expanding company that provides opportunity to progress your career as we expand.  In return for your effort we will provide you with a strong set of benefits and a competitive salary based on your skills and expertise.

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