What is an Engineering Manager?

The role of an Engineering Manager is to ensure key projects and engineering duties are fulfilled. They will be responsible for solving engineering issues and help with answering technical engineering questions on projects. An Engineering Manager will also be responsible for preparing reports on progress on construction projects.

Key skills to be successful as an Engineering Manager will include:

 

  • Great analytical and math skills

  • Incredible problem solving abilities

  • Collaborate with other teams

  • Manage teams of engineers

  • Ability to make quick decisions

What are the typical daily duties for an Engineering Manager?

From employer to employer the job description of an Engineering Manager can vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:

  • Review Technical Documents

  • Manage Engineering Staff

  • Create Plans for Engineering Projects

  • Design Budgets, Schedules, and Staffing for projects

  • Inspect Progress of Projects

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​Stockport is a large town that is located Greater Manchester and 7 miles east of Manchester’s city centre. The population in Stockport is estimated to be around 136,932. Stockport has seen numerous large scale construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple constructions projects in the pipeline, such as:

Stockport College Revamp

Trafford College Group is moving ahead with the redevelopment of the Wellington Road campus. Next stage of the plan is to demolish the multi-purpose hall and theatre building to make way for a new 30,000 sq ft facility. To deliver this element of the wider £24m regeneration, the existing three-storey structure on the site needs to be knocked down.

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