Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Organisation: Global fire protection company
Our client is a world leader in fire
protection equipment. Headquartered in
Japan, the business is about 100 years old and has
manufacturing locations in Japan, the UK, and the USA. They have been manufacturing in the USA for
45 years and have been supplying quality smoke detectors to the fire alarm
industry. They also provide expert
technical and after-market support and technical training and have in recent
years developed a fire suppression offering.
The business is investing in growing its international markets including the Americas, and following a restructuring have the need to hire an Engineering & R&D Director leading teams in Pennsylvania, California and Mexico covering engineering services and R&D and overseeing new product development including gaining the necessary certification for sales in the USA.
Engineering qualified, you will have experience of working in the fire protection sector or at least in an adjacent sector, and will have demonstrable abilities in leading teams, and being part of the leadership team for the Americas business, and have had experience in gaining product certification in the USA.
For an informal and confidential discussion or for more information contact:
Tel. + 44 (0)20 3137 3404
Tel. + 44 (0)7786 190671