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Engineering Manger

Company: Saint Gobain
Location: Travelers Rest
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced, highly motivated, results oriented manufacturing professional to assume responsibilities for management of all manufacturing and design engineering activities within the Traveler's Rest manufacturing facility.
The successful candidate should possess the following requirements:

  • BS Degree in Engineering with a concentration in Mfg. Technology, Mfg. Engineering or a minimum of 10+ years working in a precision manufacturing setting utilizing both acumen.
  • The vision for planning and skills necessary to lead, participate, build and facilitate an effective engineering organization and team are important.
  • Excellent analytical, planning, problem solving, communications and human relations skills are essential for this position.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills with all levels of the organization.
  • Strong attention to detail, ability to follow directions, and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Able to make independent decisions as well as operate in a team environment.
  • Strong PC skills needed including working knowledge of CAD CAM software including AutoCAD, Solid Works, Solid Edge, MasterCam and Microsoft Office tools.
  • Knowledge of lean/Demand-Flow and ISO documentation.The principal end results are:
    • Provide managerial direction and technical guidance to a team of engineers and has overall responsibility for hiring, training, appraisal and job development to maintain a cohesive engineering organization.
    • Develop project plans and ensure completion on time and in budget.
    • Prepare economic analyses and justification of projects; direct and coordinate the implementation of approved plans.
    • Work closely with operating management to identify opportunities to increase capacity, improve quality and service, and reduce costs in support of business objectives.
    • Serve as a consultant and provide technical expertise to both management and other engineers in his/her area of specialization. Through a thorough understanding of new technology and anticipation of the benefits offered, he/she coordinates the timing and directions of engineering and systems staff efforts to gain the maximum short and long-term benefits of innovative thinking.
    • Serve as coordinator of the budget proposal for a large capital expansion or improvement. He/she would determine the project scope and specifications, prepare the financial justification, and present the proposal for management approval. After acceptance, he/she will coordinate and integrate resources needed to complete the project, monitor their progress and assure the project meets objectives.
    • Support Lean Manufacturing Philosophy and ISO documentation.
    • Initiate and/or participate in Management of Change procedure as required for new equipment, component, or processes.
    • Direct all Productivity, Efficiency improvement and cost reduction activities.
    • Direct Engineers in support of all Plant Service MTO/MTS goals and objectives.
    • Set Goals and Objectives for all Engineers, conduct monthly one on one's and annual appraisals in People Soft.
    • Mentor and coach the design and manufacturing engineering teams.Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

Keywords: Saint Gobain, Asheville , Engineering Manger, Engineering , Travelers Rest, North Carolina

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