Engineering Manager- Direct Hire
Battle Creek, MI 49037 US
We have an exciting opportunity at our Maplewood facility for a problem solver, a change agent who is excited about manufacturing and taking it to the NEXT level. The Engineering Manager will be responsible for leading and supervising a team of engineers as they develop, test, modify, and create solutions to technical problems.
Responsible all aspects of manufacturing plant engineering; Process, Manufacturing and Quality Engineering Functions, facilities, and maintenance. Coordinate s activities required to meet quality standards.
Supervise a team of Engineers, Draftsman, and Technicians; assign projects and ensure successful completion
Identify process improvement initiatives and execute projects to improve safety, quality, cost and productivity
Employ Lean and Six Sigma concepts and practices: conduct Kaizen events
Coordinate with other plant departments including Operations, Quality, Sales, and Human Resources Support Quality Control circle activities, corrective action reviews and root cause analyses
Track and report project statistics, timelines, budgets, etc. REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor s degree in Engineering or related field; Master s degree preferred 7+ years experience in Engineering; including supervision
Lean or Sigma certified, preferred
Understanding of business financial reports
Strong emphasis on state and local safety regulations, safety compliance and training
Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm and a sense of urgency