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Engineering Manager

Creation Technologies

Location: St Peter, Minnesota
Type: Full-Time, Non-Remote
Posted on: February 18, 2024
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Engineering Manager
It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.
Leading a team of engineering professionals in a customer focused team environment, the ideal candidate will have a solid background in engineering leadership and project management. The candidate will possess the required skills in coaching, team building and effective decision making. A strong background in electronics manufacturing processes is required.
The successful candidate will become a member of the business unit leadership team. This person will also become a member of the company-wide engineering team and will assist in developing strategic initiatives and roadmaps.
The key areas of responsibility include:
• Manufacturing (Product), Process, and Test Engineering teams
• New Product Introduction (NPI) – prototypes and large-scale product transfers
• BOM Management with related ECN processes
• DFx Analysis – ensuring manufacturability of new designs and efficient production processes
• Product Cost Reduction
• Equipment specifications and process validation
DUTIES/ RESPONSIBILITIES include, but not limited to:
• Leadership and development of all Engineering teams
• Oversight of all NPI activities including DFx
• Budgeting and resource planning for the business unit Engineering team including capital spend
• Provide expertise, training, and support to the Engineering functions
• Determine all Engineering project priorities
• Support our growth while continuing to build and lead a strong team of people with cross-functional responsibilities
• Provide support for key customer accounts including developing relations with some customer senior leaders and resolving customer issues
• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Electrical or Mechanical preferred)
• Project management experience (5+ yrs.)
• Electronics manufacturing experience (10+ yrs.)
• Leadership experience (3+ yrs.)
• Strong experience in customer relations
• Knowledge of “Lean Manufacturing”. Experience with rapid change models such as Kaizen
• Knowledge of electronics test development
• Excellent presentation skills and experience in customer relations
• Possesses an entrepreneurial spirit and thrives on autonomy and the challenge of continuous improvement
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
Canada: Title for the position will be in accordance with applicable national and local laws.
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