Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Specialty: Engineering

Job Description

Kendra Palmer
Sr. Staffing Manager

Kendra joined Leddy Group with the acquisition of Staff Hunters of Portsmouth in 2016.  She brings 18 years of experience recruiting in both engineering and supply chain. As Senior Staffing Manager Kendra recruits and services companies throughout the seacoast and central NH. 

603.749.2004 | KPalmer@leddygroup.com

One of the premier employers in the Seacoast area is looking for a Manufacturing Engineering Manager. You’ll play a key role in leading the team of Manufacturing Engineers, driving cost improvements, and ensuring products meet customer specifications. This is a full-time, direct-hire opportunity with excellent benefits, including medical, dental, life, 401(k), flexible health and dependent spending accounts, employee assistance program, generous PTO, tuition reimbursement, and more!

Responsibilities of the Manufacturing Engineering Manager

  • Ensure maximum cost effectiveness and reliability of manufacturing processes and workflow
  • Determine best practice methods and sequences of manufacturing operations in collaboration with the Manufacturing Engineering Team
  • Ensure products and processes meet customer quality requirements by providing input and manufacturing plans for product design or modification
  • Evaluate, recommend, and implement improvements to current manufacturing processes by analyzing production, labor standards, and material cost, reviewing production schedules, and estimating future requirements
  • Analyze and plan work force utilization, space requirements, and workflow, and design layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency
  • Assure process control and reliability for broad areas of manufacturing
  • Apply continuous improvements and key lean manufacturing/production principles and techniques
  • Design and prepare concept drawings and implement new equipment, prototypes, or modifications to existing equipment
  • Manage capital equipment projects and other special projects as required

Qualifications of the Manufacturing Engineering Manager

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or BS with a material science focus, plus 5-10 years of related experience required
  • Must have at least 5 years’ experience leading others
  • Knowledge of product design, assembly, machining, tooling, and materials
  • ERP experience preferred
  • Knowledge and experience in Lean and/or Six Sigma preferred
  • Must be able to communicate and build relationships at all levels of the organization
  • Documented experience driving process improvements in a manufacturing environment
  • Manufacturing process and procedure development experience
  • Automation experience is a plus

Salary is commensurate with experience, ranging from $120,000-$140,000/year. If you’d like to take the next step in your career at an employer with true work-life balance and a fast-paced, friendly environment, then apply today for this Manufacturing Engineer Manager opportunity!

To apply, please email an MS Word copy of your resume to kpalmer@leddygroup.com, call 603-766-2004, or apply online at www.leddygroup.com.

Veterans and military spouses are encouraged to apply.

Manufacturing Engineering ManagerAbout Leddy Group

We are a privately owned, regional staffing company serving northern New England since 1994. We are real people helping real people find meaningful employment through our specialties:  Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Customer Service, Engineering, HR, Industrial and Skilled Manufacturing.

Kendra Palmer
Sr. Staffing Manager

Kendra joined Leddy Group with the acquisition of Staff Hunters of Portsmouth in 2016.  She brings 18 years of experience recruiting in both engineering and supply chain. As Senior Staffing Manager Kendra recruits and services companies throughout the seacoast and central NH. 

603.749.2004 | KPalmer@leddygroup.com

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