1+ months

Engineering Manager

Kelly Services
Roseville, IL 61473
Kelly Engineering Resources has an outstanding opportunity for a **Chief Engineer -Engineering Manager** near **Macomb, IL** . In this role, you would join a manufacturer that builds custom machinery and integrates systems. You will:

+ Drive day to day operations for the engineering department.

+ Drive completion of all engineering projects.

+ Hire, mentor, coach and develop engineering staff at all professional levels.

+ Be the role model for a culture that promotes involvement, communication, mutual trust & respect, expectations and accountability, and a passion for excellence.

**Essential Responsibilities of the Chief Engineer - Engineering Manager:**

+ Lead all aspects of operations from concept through final detailing, and pre-ordering

+ Develop or maintain policies and procedures that follow industry and corporate standards for work process, design & development process and continuous improvement.

+ Implement strategies in alignment with strategic initiatives and provide a clear sense of direction and focus.

+ Interface with project managers and customers on equipment specifications, custom designs, project timelines and deliverables.

+ Define technical specifications, costs, project schedules, and quality

+ Manage multiple projects in multiple phases of delivery

+ Allocate resources to ensure project deliverables are met and are within corporate standards.

+ Effectively learn and utilize the ERP system

+ Share a trusting relationship with workgroup and recruit, manage and develop staff.

+ Delegate project responsibilities to staff with clear deliverables and deadlines.

+ Fill in any technical or project gaps in order to ensure completion.

+ Understands, applies and advocates all Company Environmental and Safety policies, procedures and standards.

+ Understands, applies and advocates all Company Quality Standards.

+ Attends all prerequisite training as required by management.

+ Stay up to date with latest Engineering management best practices and concepts.

**Qualifications of the Successful Chief Engineer - Engineering Manager:**

+ Bachelors degree in Engineer, preferably Mechanical Engineer but will consider other technical degrees with relevant years of experience.

+ 10 years minimum experience in manufacturing that includes custom machine building or fabrication.

+ Proficient and competent in all areas of custom machinery product development from concept through delivery including:

+ Machinery design from component through system design, system integration, plant layout

+ Solidworks

+ Defining project scope, deliverable, schedules and timelines

+ Record of hiring, managing and developing engineering talent

+ Lead by example and promote a positive workplace culture that is based on mutual respect, trust, diversity, communication and accountability.

+ Interpersonal Requirements

+ Must be self-motivated and able to work without direct supervision.

+ Strong team building, quick decision-making and people management skills.

+ Familiarity with industry standard equipment and technical expertise.

+ Ability to create accountability and to lead by example.

+ Reasoning Ability: Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions from the groups with which the functional relationships exist. Interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical, diagrammatic, blueprint or verbal forms.

+ Travel 2-5%

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-08-26 Expires: 2019-10-24

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