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Design Engineering Manager- Consumer Products in Sedalia, MO at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 5/24/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sedalia, MO
  • Job Type:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/24/2018

Job Description

Product Design Engineering Manager- Consumer Products
WHO OUR CLIENT IS:

  • Fortune 500 global organization with strong brand name recognition
  • The company has shown its ability to perform by acquiring businesses with iconic brands to accelerate into a bigger, faster growing, more global and more profitable company
  • A diversified and inclusive organization with international influences
     

WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER THIS OPPORTUNITY:

  • Opportunity to drive change with a strong focus on process improvement.
  • Ability to work on the development of new and exciting consumer products.

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:
Sedalia, MO

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Responsible for driving the design and development of new and innovative product lines. You will lead a global team of engineers in product & technology development, project management and cost down initiatives while meeting our manufacturing, safety, quality, regulatory code compliance and marketing objectives.
  • Must be capable of driving innovation and new product development, estimating development costs and monitor assigned projects through all phases of development.
  • Oversee product testing and documentation including the writing of product performance specifications and test plans.
  • Position involves close coordination with business leaders, manufacturing, marketing, industrial design, suppliers and customer base.
  • Project Management of global projects, direct/indirect responsibility
  • Lead a team of Product Engineers & Technicians to design and develop new and innovative product lines
  • Design and development, direct/indirect responsibility
  • Product improvement and cost down, direct/indirect responsibility
  • Budget management, direct responsibility
  • Regulatory code compliance (i.e. UL, CSA, CE), direct responsibility
  • Managing and continuously improving the new product development process. Driving and increasing the total portfolio value of New Products.

HOW YOU ARE QUALIFIED:
 

  • BS in Engineering related field
  • Direct project management experience in the design and manufacturing of products using relevant engineering technologies.
  • Previous designs involving manufacturing process such as sheet metal fabrication, welding, plastic injection molding, metal stamping, machining, electronics design, is a definite plus.
  • Understanding (or willingness to learn) of multinational manufacturing locations/cultures
  • 3+ years’ of team leadership experience
  • 6+ Years’ in engineering related field
  • Possess well-developed interpersonal, communication, and project management skills.

Ability to work on and coordinate multiple, global projects