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Engineering Manager in Charlotte, NC at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 11/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

 
  • World Leader across multiple product lines including Machine Tool Technology, Industrial Automation Equipment, Handling Systems, and Textile Machinery
  • Visionary team that is committed to satisfying the needs of our customers
  • Thrives to expand the boundaries of technological advancement with commitment to R&D
  • Currently experiencing expansion across multiple divisions 


WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Company offers upward mobility and promotion from within
  • International Company with Small Company feel—opportunity to wear a lot of hats
  • Excellent benefits and team oriented work environment

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Directly supervise employees in the Engineering Department and associated functions of the Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (ASRS)
  • Responsible for interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems
  • Coordinate work in collaboration with sales operations to accomplish engineering studies, data collection, data analysis, system operations, time study, system layout drawings, system specifications, cost development, and proposal arrangement.
  • Collaborate with the Sales Team and customers on projects
  • Direct department activities to accomplish design & layout reviews, pricing evaluation, qualify request for quotes, sales inquiry evaluation, and general system engineering task.
  • Assist in the planning of projects, scheduling, and oversee project managers.
  • Consult with management, operations, and sales staff to determine engineering feasibility, cost effectiveness, and customer demand for existing products.
  • Forecast and control operating costs of department.
  • Effectively work and communicate with the engineering team regarding material handling technologies.
  • Communicate regularly with Japan counterparts regarding design, schedule, implementation, process, procedures, etc.
  • Cost calculation for quotations utilizing input from subcontractors.  Evaluate subcontractors with purchasing buyers.

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • B.S. in Mechanical, Electrical, or Manufacturing Engineering
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience and 2 years in Engineering Management, Automated Material Handling Systems, and/or Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (ASRS, AMHS, or AGVs)
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents
  • Responsible for responding to common inquiries or complaints from customers and regulatory agencies.
  • Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations, and permutations.
  • Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis.
  • Proficient in the use of CAD Software - AutoCAD & Solidworks
  • Travel up to 30% - Domestic and International

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