This position is for an Engineering Manager who leads the Engineering team in the implementation and attainment of corporate initiatives through; new product development (NPD), product enhancements and resolution of product issues. You will be responsible for developing and owning resource demand planning, attainment of timelines, project scheduling, creation and monitoring of budgets and have accountability for project review and evaluation.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The Engineering Manager Job duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
Demonstrating leadership by possessing the ability to mentor, coach, lead and engage diverse team members in the pursuit of common goals.Ability to deliver results on time and within budget.Responsible to communicate job expectations (goal setting); assign, direct and evaluate their work; and oversees the development and maintenance of team contributions and competence.
Achieves engineering objectives by; developing and managing complex project plans; leads process and team to solve complex mechanical problems, ensures alignment of project priorities, sets standards, testing protocols and evaluations/verification and conducting project reviews.
Financial Acumen; Meets engineering financial objectives by forecasting engineering requirements; evaluating team capacity and project loads; preparing annual budget; identifying expenditure needs; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions when needed; preparing cost estimates and budgets.
Plans projects by determining specifications; negotiating and selecting external contractors when needed; establishing schedules for custom projects and event planning.
Takes ownership of design quality and knowledge capture.Establishes good engineering practices that ensure efficient product development and initial quality.Determines testing and measurements required for all new product development.
Maintains safe and healthy work environment by establishing, following, and enforcing standards and procedures; complying with codes and legal regulations.
Good teamwork, communication, analysis, and troubleshooting skills
The individual must be a self-starter, highly motivated, able to learn at an accelerated pace, and willing to put in the time to get the job done
The ability to effectively develop and manage complex project plans, starting at concept and ending at determination of sun setting product.
Demonstrated leadership the ability to assemble and lead diverse teams, to direct the work of others in pursuit of common goals, to be able to lead and influence cross functional teams and to deliver results on time.
Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering and 10 years of experience in the field and managing teams.
Must have experience in various manufacturing\production processes; die casting, injection mold, forging, plating, finishing, testing protocols and verification\audit process.
Solidworks, EPDM Vault retention practices, Microsoft office suite.
Leading DFMEA process.
Experience with CAD processes a plus.
Ability to perform/oversee FEA (finite element analysis).
Experience with lighting and other regulations is a plus (DOT, ECE, Emark).
Motorcycle Operators License; Riders Safety Course.
Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
Perform work accurately and thoroughly.
Adapt to change in the workplace.
Valid U. S. Passport or ability to obtain.