Advanced Engineering Manager - Rochester Hills, MI
Advanced Engineering Manager
Support company direction for growth and expansion by developing detailed manufacturing plans and costs. Review and consolidate all information from plants, suppliers and corporate costing engineers.
Champion a culture of continuous improvement, integrate Lean design in the next generation of process and equipment and continuously look for better solutions.
Promote, educate and instill a culture of continuous process improvements to eliminate waste, reduce lead time in the process and improve utilization of resources.
Provide direction and guidance in all technical areas of Process/Manufacturing methodology and act as a key agent of change within each of the business units supporting all functions throughout the company’s Lean transformation.
Serve as primary internal Process consultant working with all levels of management as well as continuous improvement and process design teams.
Plan, develop, and train personnel in continuous improvement techniques and practices.
Ensure sustained and fast paced adoption of Lean thinking.
Provide subject matter expertise and execute responsibilities with minimal need for external consultants or assistance.
Assist in establishing metrics and design performance monitoring systems to provide plant and senior management with quantifiable gauges of results and impact of Project/Process activities.
50% Travel required.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering field or equivalent. MBA or Master’s in related field will be a plus.
10+ years "hands-on" experience in Mechanical/Process Engineering with a proven track record of delivering results.
8+ years of Management experience in Projects, Process and Engineering Groups with a proven track record of delivering results.
Extensive experience with welding, welding processes, metal forming and bending.
Hands-on, in-depth knowledge of equipment design and continuous improvement methodologies.
Ability to direct and motivate team and others at all levels within the organization with a persuasive and credible presentation style.
Rochester Hills, MI
United States of America
Engineering / Engineering
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Job Title: Advanced Engineering Manager
Location: Rochester Hills, MI
Job Type: Direct Hire Position
Reference ID: 336377
Posted Date: 11/7/2018