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Manufacturing Engineering Manager


Alamance, United States of America

Role Purpose
Lead Manufacturing Engineering team to support production, develop manufacturing processes, and implement improvement projects.
Key Responsibilities

qLead and develop the Manufacturing Engineering Team
qManage engineering activities in support of current production
qManage engineering activities for introduction of new products and processes
qCoordinate projects for the introduction of new manufacturing equipment and technology
qInterface with corporate Manufacturing Engineering, consult and advise on a variety of technical business studies
qOptimize cell productivity through improvements in cycle time and automation
qLead activities to reduce tool cost
qSupport Lean activities, and related cost reduction initiatives
qManage cross homologation and change management
Maintain stage drawings and associated engineering documents

Qualifications / Experience / Skills
Formal qualifications required:

B.S. Degree in Engineering, Manufacturing Management, or related degree.

Previous experience required:

Ten or more years of experience in manufacturing engineering environment with at least 5 years in supervision.
Advanced knowledge of manufacturing processes and systems
Automotive manufacturing experience is preferred
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
Demonstrated leadership and team building skills
Lean Enterprise experience.
Computer Skills (MS Word, Excel, MS Project, MfgPro, Kronos)
Good judgment, prioritization, negotiation, analytical, organizational, time management and problem resolution skills

Experience in logistics or production planning is preferred, but not required

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