3 days ago

Team Manager Manufacturing Engineering

swisselect ag Romandie

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Team Manager Manufacturing Engineering

Team Manager Manufacturing Engineering - Industrial Capital Equipment

On behalf of our client, a leading Swiss manufacturer of large and complex machines, we are running a mandated search with the purpose of finding an experienced:

Team Manager Manufacturing Engineering


  • Forming and leading a growing team of currently 10 project engineering specialists, responsible for all manufacturing engineering, industrial engineering and process engineering techniques

  • Managing design analyses and influencing product development projects: design-to-cost, design-to assembly, and design-to-manufacturing

  • Representing your unit in R&D product design reviews, as a subject matter expert

  • Assuming responsibility of all operational aspects pertaining to: bill of materials, manufacturing and assembly documentation, routing, methods, tools, workload, etc.

  • Assessing, improving and developing internal and external technical capabilities to help building an enhanced modular manufacturing environment

Required Profile

  • Advanced Engineering degree

  • Rigorous mechatronics background in complex and large metal machine manufacturing and assembly techniques in a highly customised, high variance but low volume environment (BTO/MTO)

  • Expertise in capital equipment lean assembly and fabrication concepts, including testing

  • In-depth understanding of full product lifecycle

  • Solid practical know-how of operational and technical industrial methods and processes (“Méthodes”)

  • Practical understanding of especially: BOM, engineering change management, process documentation, routing, time studies etc.

  • Knowledgeable about cost drivers and cost optimisation

  • Communication skills in English and French prefered

  • Team management experience


If you feel qualified and motivated for this challenging new position, please send your application by E-mail to  Arnold Helmig, arnold.helmig@swisselect.ch.