Our client, a $500M market leading industrial company, has an immediate direct hire Plant level Engineering Manager opening near Nashville.
The Plant Engineering Manager will lead the 6-7 engineering department members in an engineering modernization process, building on years of tribal knowledge. By sophisticating and digitizing engineering drawings and bringing in design for manufacturability and/or design for assembly concepts, everything in the plant manufacturing Gemba gets easier, more efficient, and cost effective.
If you have lead engineers in a mechanically focused (fab, weld, assembly, paint) low volume, high mix, highly complex manufacturing environments, this role could be for you. Large part or structural component engineering experience is very helpful too.
Market conditions are good and look to be rapidly improving for this client which is highly respected in their industry. Now is the time to proactively set their engineering function in order, preparing for very busy days to come.
The Plant Engineering Manager is a highly visible role with multiple upwardly mobile paths in front of it over time.
Bachelors degree required
7-10 years in metals based manufacturing and engineering roles required
Significant functional leadership required (relationship building)
If you qualify and are interested in the important foundational role, please share your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and let’s chat!