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Project Engineering Manager

Location: Colwick, Nottingham

Hours of work: Full time


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Hillarys are the UK’s largest provider of windows dressings and furnishings. We have come a long way since the company was established in 1971 and we’re proud to do things differently. From start to finish, we strive to give the highest standards of service across all we do.

At Hillary’s we understand that our people are our most important asset. We know that we will only prosper and grow if everyone works together to provide top-class products and customer service. We work hard to attract and develop the best people at all levels, with challenging and rewarding careers. Hillarys is a great place to work whether you are talking to our customers, making our blinds or planning our marketing activity.   Lying at the heart of our business are our ‘Company Values’

  • Customer Focus
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Team Work
  • Honesty & Integrity
  • Communication
  • Recognition

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineering Manager to join our Technical team in Colwick.

The Technical Department is responsible for Design, Product Testing, Quality, Engineering, Maintenance & H&S issues across the business.

The purpose of this role is to:

To project manage Technical projects including, but not exclusively, 

CI Activities

Capacity Management

New Product Introduction

New Building Acquisition/Refurbishment. 

Provide support to Internal Customers/External Customers/Advisor network on Technical issues.

Deputising for the Group Technical Manager as required.

About you

The successful and ideal candidate:

  • People Management experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years management experience in  an Engineering/Manufacturing environment..
  • University degree in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Office, AutoCAD and other relevant Project Management software packages.
  • SAP experience desirable but not essential.

If you have a positive attitude to your work, good attention to detail and are able to build great working relationships then, we would love to hear from you!