Head of Electrical Design

Frankfurt, Germany


The company is an ambitious leader and global supplier of industrial solutions and are searching for a Head of Electrical Design to be based in the Frankfurt area. In construction, 40 people work in four teams: electrical design, mechanical design, software and documentation. The Head of Electrical Engineering reports to the head of construction, which in turn reports to the management.

Key Responsibilities

  • Management of the electrical construction with five employees
  • Independent construction of complex machines and plants
  • Optimization of design processes towards lean design
  • Modularization of electrical equipment

Design of:

  • Complex electrical equipment for the complete product portfolio
  • Optical box coaters
  • 3D-Coaters
  • Roll to roll coaters
  • Architectural glass coaters

Time split of role:

  • At the start 50 % leadership, managing people, capacity, deadlines
  • Improving process
  • Structural department work
  • 50 % hands on work
  • Technical leadership for complex questions
  • Actual design

There is also a chance to take over the entire engineering department in the coming years.

Required qualification

  • Completed degree in electrical engineering or comparable
  • Several years of experience in the design of complex machines and plants
  • First leadership experience or project management experience
  • Knowledge of current standards and legal guidelines
  • Good knowledge of CAD (e.g., EPlan P8) and SAP
  • Good written and spoken English knowledge
  • Willingness to travel internationally (max 20%)

Interested? Call Ramon Della Torre on +44 1273 668701 and email ramon@expandexecutivesearch.com

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