Industrial Development Manager jobs

Industrial Development Managers is a term that is used to describe a specialised form of management that is required to successfully lead engineering personnel and projects. Industrial Development Managers can be used to describe either functional management or project management, leading technical professionals who are working in the fields of product development, manufacturing, construction, design engineering, industrial engineering, technology, production, or any other field that employs personnel who perform an engineering function.

Industrial Development Managers typically require training and experience in both general management (which may include business administration) and the specific industrial disciplines that will be used by the industrial team to be managed. But additionally, they must understand that the factors that cause certain individuals to pursue careers in the industrial sector are often quite different than those for individuals who are driven by purely entrepreneurial thinking. Industrial Development Managers must hold the skills necessary to coach, mentor and motivate technical professionals are often very different from those that are required for individuals in other fields.

How do I qualify for a Project Development Manager position?

There are many education and certification programs available that provide Bachelor's, Masters and PhD degrees. Undergraduate programs provide generalist degrees that enable engineers to better deal in the business environment. Master of engineering management (MEM) provides a technical-based alternative to traditional MBA programs. Industrial and professional associations such as engineers' societies also offer certification programs that validate engineering management knowledge and skills. Industrial project development manager jobs specialisation areas in both degree and certification programs may include management of technology, product and process, quality, organisational management, operations management, program management, marketing and finance.

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  1. Steelfixer

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £17.00 p/h

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    Stafffinders require steelfixers for long term work in Edinburgh city centre. 
    Previous experience working on civil projects is essential to be considered for this role.
    Candidates must have CSCS card, tools and PPE. 
    Long term project with the opportunity of follow on work.

  2. Ground worker

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £15.00 p/h

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    We are looking for Ground workers for ongoing work in Edinburgh city centre .
    Candidates must hold CSCS card along with Blue or Gold skills card.
    Machine tickets preferably but not essential .
    You will be working in various skill sectors such as Drainage, monoblocking, Kerbing , slabbing and hard landscaping .
    Please call ...

  3. Joiner

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    Stafffinders are currently looking for Joiners immediately available for ongoing work in Edinburgh.
    Previous experience working on busy civils projects is essential to be considered for this role.
    Must have CSCS card, tools and PPE.
    If you're interested, please Apply now.
    Stafffinders acts as an employment agency for permanent ...

  4. SSSTS 360 Excavator

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    SSSTS 360 Excavator Wanted in Edinburgh. Monday Start!
     
    Stafffinders have a great opportunity for an experienced 360 excavator to work on a 5 week contract in Edinburgh.  
     
    Contracts is currently 5 weeks but there may be potential for further work once the project is finished.
     
     
    Job Requirements Include: -

    Meeting strict ...

  5. Project Manager

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Senior Management

    Are you interested in an exciting new challenge working with a fantastic team?
    A client with vision and pipeline for the future?
    Our client is currently recruiting for a Project Manager to be based in Edinburgh. Our Client is a UK leading contractor. 
    This is a fantastic opportunity to manage ...

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