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Design Head - Heavy Engineering Sector (25-30 yrs)
- Would be heading the design function and reporting to the Manufacturing head of a company in the heavy engineering sector.
- Incumbent should already be independently heading the design of a division.
- Incumbent should be from the construction /earthmoving/defence equipment industry and have exposure in more than one division.
- Should be an Engineer
- Ideally a BE in Mechanical Engineering with around 25 years of relevant experience.
Role objective :
- Spearheading the overall Design operations
- Strategizes for achievement of immediate and future goals in relation to the his area of function
- Prepares and monitors the budget for the design operations and proper resource allocation
- Organizes manpower, machines, materials and money for most cost-effective functioning
- Ensures that routine functioning as well as change and transition initiatives stay within the framework of set processes.
-Strategizes for achievement of immediate and future goals of Material Handling unit / Equipment & Project Solutions
- Resource planning and monitoring in order to meet production target as per desired quality
- Carries out cost-benefit analysis for each of the steps mentioned in the plan and modifies the same accordingly, if required
- Brings global perspective on Design operation; analyzes any new idea which comes up and implements them keeping in accordance with business objectives
- Enforces adherence to processes and encourages the quest for continuous improvement
- Oversees the design capacity to suit marketing needs
- Monitors technology transfer from external collaborators for introducing new product line
- Guides for proper customization of the new product model as per local customer requirements
- Supervises continuous review process for design parameters
- Reviews design process for its up gradation to align with changing technology
- Evaluates customer feedback reports to implement design improvements for more value addition
- Monitors effective coordination with other manufacturing functions for efficient & cost effective output
- Analyses new concepts of reliability engineering for design validation and defect free design production
- Ensures up gradation of data bank through incorporating global developments to introduce cost effective products
- Prepares budget in line with organisation objectives keeping in mind cost rationalization; monitors it regularly for
- Anticipates bottlenecks and takes action in so that the cost of design (including conservation of energy - power, water
etc. to minimize cost of utilities) remains within the budget
- Proper resource allocation in terms of manpower, raw materials, inventory planning and monitoring
- Effective cost rationalization by reducing re-work and redo.