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POSITION:
1026 - ENGINEERING MANAGER
LOCATION:
NE OHIO
TERMS:
PERMANENT HIRE
DESCRIPTION:
The Engineering Manager will be responsible for the management, coordination and efforts of the engineering team in the United States, its affiliate in Europe, and its customers. This position will be a member of the executive senior management team. The Engineering Manager must have a strong customer focus and will be held accountable to oversee manufacturing of the product to assure quality to the customer. Analyzing and anticipating production needs in order to improve development standards, quality and efficiency are critical. To reduce costs, this position needs to monitor and evaluate production. Organization has multiple product lines, which the Engineering Manager will be totally responsible for the engineering and quality of such lines. Willingness to travel both domestically and internationally is vital.

This position will require involvement and expert knowledge in design, engineering and manufacture of large capital equipment. Fifteen years minimum engineering experience, including at least five years in a senior management role, is necessary. Strong leadership skills are necessary so as to effectively manage and coordinate the design and engineering of the Company’s product lines. Solid understanding of operational and supply chain issues are important in order to focus on quality, efficiency and costs. Involvement with other departments to generate a smooth production flow, as well as supporting the efforts of sales and marketing are important.

Required Skills
Be a strong leader, creative thinker and motivator with excellent communication skills in order to work well will all levels of the workforce including engineering, sales and production staff
Have a strong customer focus so as to build solid relationships
Excellent organizational skills
Knowledge of mechanical and electrical engineering and product design
Experience in the designing and building of capital equipment
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Be an enthusiastic and high energy individual
Have the aptitude to coordinate and execute priorities, projects and programs
Identify potential problems and then obtain and execute solutions
Maintain quality of details and implement according to a set budget
Have high values, ability to listen to others and ability to encourage and motivate
Be cost conscious while designing and delivering a quality product
REQUIRED:
Education
Bachelor Science Mechanical Engineering Degree is required
Advanced degree and/or Professional Engineer license is highly desirable.