The Engineering Manager directs and coordinates the design, planning, construction, maintenance and alteration of equipment, machinery and buildings throughout the facility. Helps to meet customer requirements in relation to cost, quality, safety, production and delivery by performing the following duties, whether through subordinate supervisors, facility engineers, continuous improvement staff, maintenance techs, janitorial, and buildings and grounds personnel.
This position is responsible for developing, leading and executing in the following areas:
Visually inspects production facilities and evaluates maximum utilization of available space and coordinates Facility layout revisions
Manages the facilities HVAC systems, lighting and other operational factors
Plans, budgets and schedules facility modifications, including cost estimates, bid sheets, layouts and contacts for construction and acquisitions
Performs audits to support facility planning
Forecasts operating cost of engineering department and directs preparation of the individual facilities Capital budget requests
Develops forward thinking plans, conceptual designs and capital outlay requirements as well as documentation for the facilities
Formulates and coordinates program specifications, requirements for proposals and contacts and associated documents
Acts as a liaison to public utility, environmental and energy agencies
Inspects construction and installation progress to ensure conformance to established specifications
Resolves problems using solutions that involve LEAN (continuous improvement) business systems and techniques, new technology and 5S principles
Manages the preventive maintenance program for the facility.
Manages all projects and staff associated with the following departments: Engineering, Continuous Improvement, Maintenance, Janitorial, and Buildings and Grounds.
BS Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Manufacturing) or Industrial Technology
7+ years of project engineering experience in manufacturing environment is required
Experience in a management or leadership role is desired