Process Engineering Manager

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Richmond, VA
$105,000 - $115,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Oct 04, 2016
Job ID
Process Engineering Manager
Richmond, VA

This company has an immediate opening for a Process Engineer Manager with their Shading Solutions group in Ashland, Va.  In this position, you will lead the manufacturing engineering team to increase the efficiency and quality of the company’s manufacturing processes.  A successful Process Engineering Manager will use cross-functional leadership, technical knowledge, and communication skills to improve profitability on existing products as well as timely introductions of new products at our automated shading solutions manufacturing facility.
  • Provide leadership to the local team of process engineers (3).
  • Apply lean manufacturing principles to design, specify, and validate world-class manufacturing processes to achieve cost, quality, and capacity goals.
  • Lead the planning and implementation of facility and line layouts.
  • Drive manufacturing readiness for product launch and transfer to production
  • Lead strategic improvement projects to support continuous improvement of the manufacturing processes
  • Strong fundamental understanding of manufacturing processes and production environments
  • Knowledge of low cost and high quality process design, lean manufacturing principles, and new product cost drivers
  • 10+ years of applicable manufacturing experience 
  • A bachelor’s degree in Engineering with strong understanding of Mechanical and Electrical fundamentals
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 required
  • Experience working on a cross-functional team