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Engineering Manager

Location: Pomona, California

Type: Full Time

Posted: 2017-08-01

Job Description

Position Summary and Job Duties

The Engineering Manager supervises and oversees the day-to-day operation of both the Electrical Engineering and the Mechanical Engineering departments while maintaining schedules and resolving problems.

• Manages technical staff of Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering Department
• Manages workload to ensure schedules by developing and maintaining job priorities
• Communicate with upstream and downstream stakeholders to ensure working to latest priorities
• Maintain engineering quality by introducing or improving quality methods
• Works with leadership to develop and establish performance expectations
• Works with leadership to solve large-scale technical issues for both the customer and Casa Herrera infrastructure
• Lead a diverse workforce through positive leadership methods
• Conduct performance reviews and provide positive and constructive feedback
• Determine training and development plans to promote individual growth
• Work with Human Resources to ensure a safe working environment and regulatory compliance
• Make hiring and terminating decisions while conforming to company policies and procedures
• Develop and update the departmental work instructions
• Report on engineering capacity/ availability
• Develop department processes to improve efficiency
• Develop or improve standardized configuration methodology.
• Develop and maintain an environment that fosters teamwork and working together.
• Spanish speaking a plus

Other Duties

  •  Implement a Continuous Improvement Environment with appropriate metrics
  •  Implement a Design for Manufacture (DFM) program, or similar, to minimize manufacturing costs.
  •  Work with leadership (President, VP, and Director) on Technology Roadmap
  •  Work with leadership on product strategy and positioning
  •  Develop and maintain a high level of knowledge of Engineering Computing (such as mechanical or electrical CAD, PLM, etc.) solutions for effective execution engineering deliverables
  •  Perform other related duties as assigned



Minimum Qualifications

  •     Graduation from an accredited college or university wih a Bachelor's degree in Engineering,Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering, or related fields.

  • Food machinery manufacturing experience preferred

  •  Prefer a California Licensed Electrical or Mechanical Professional Engineer
  •  Minimum seven (7) years of experience as an Electrical or Mechanical Designer
  •  Minimum of 1-year experience as a manager to engineers and drafters.
  •  Comfortable with investigating industry specifications such as UL, NSF, ASME, ANSI, etc.
  •  Formal configuration management experience, document control management and processes required
  •  Proficient in one or more of the following software solutions: Solid Edge, AutoCAD, AutoCAD Electrical, Made2Manage (M2M), or EPLAN
  •  Proficient using Word, Excel, and Outlook
  •  Must be able to communicate clearly both orally and in writing (including sketches)
  •  Must be proficient in blueprint reading
  • Food machinery manufacturing preferred
  •  Self-motivated team player with the ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  •  Ability to adhere to ethical principles that reflect the highest standards of organizational and individual behavior and comply with all laws and regulations
  •  Possess effective organization and time management skills, be detail oriented, use good judgment, manage competing priorities for multiple projects, and consistently meet deadlines
  •  Ability to work collaboratively with others and foster cooperative relationships and credibility at all levels of the organization
  •  Experience in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) programming is a plus
  •  Experience with Customer Satisfaction improvement methods is highly recommended
  •  Direct customer experience is beneficial


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