Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Job description:

The Manager of Manufacturing Engineering plays a pivotal role in providing leadership for process support, ensuring equipment reliability, and driving continuous improvement. This position requires a hands-on approach, implementing best practices while managing departmental needs and guiding subordinate actions.Facilitate the smooth operation of the manufacturing process by ensuring that all plant equipment and machinery adhere to the original equipment manufacturer’s specifications and requirements.

  • Oversees/directs and manages the day-to-day activities of Manufacturing Engineers, Automation Engineers, Facilities Coordinators, and Custodians.
  • Troubleshoots all production and facility-related equipment and tooling as related to electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic issues.
  • Specifies/requisitions all new/replacement production equipment.
  • Drives Lean Manufacturing by incorporating reliable automation systems into processes.
  • Assume the Lead on all internal Corrective Actions as assigned to the Manufacturing Engineering Department.
  • Recommend and arrange all external training needed to continuously improve the knowledge and skill set of the members of the department.
  • Manage and track all capital purchases for new equipment to ensure timing and costs are within the original plan.
  • Manage all machine, automation, and facility-related installations to ensure timing and costs are within the original plan.
  • Seeks opportunities for labor reduction and assists in implementation.


  • 10 years experience in injection molding, PLCs and high speed automation.
  • Must have comprehensive knowledge and thorough understanding of injection molding processes, machines, robotics, and auxiliary equipment.
  • Knowledge of ISO standards, SPC, TQM, and GMP
  • Must have the ability to interpret hydraulic and electrical drawings with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve these types of issues with all production and facility-related equipment.
  • Must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, written instructions, and operating procedures.
  • Ability to lead a cross-functional team.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedures.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers, and manufacturing personnel.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Up-to-date knowledge of injection molding machinery and equipment technology
  • BS in Plastics Engineering or Mechanical Engineering is desired.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Attractive Salary
Comprehensive Benefit and Retirement Programs.
Paid Relocation
This employer is at the top of its field worldwide.

This employer is looking to expand their team in order to keep up with the increasing demand for their products! With more business than they can manage, this position offers tremendous potential for growth and development.

Enjoy the comfort of dependable leadership, connect with talented individuals in an energetic atmosphere, and continue to advance your skills and knowledge through global learning opportunities – all while receiving exceptional benefits.

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Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : $ 115000

Salary Max : $ 140000

Currency Type : USD