Manufacturing Engineering Manager

COMPANY:  Raven Applied Technology Div
LOCATION: 

Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104

STATUS:  Exempt
REQ ID:  34202

 

At Raven, we help farmers help the world. This purpose guides the work and passion of our team members, who operate at the intersection of agriculture, technology, and innovation. For over 65 years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to learning more so we can grow as individuals and as a team. Today, we are united by our mission to develop a better and more sustainable planet for each of us.

 

SUMMARY

Oversee Industrial/Manufacturing/Mechanical engineering assignments that are assigned to the team.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Lead team to evaluate, review, and design systems/processes to increase production capabilities and improve quality, efficiency, ergonomics, and safety.
  • Promote and maintain the highest possible environment of teamwork and collaboration.
  • Support all functions of the industrial engineering process.
  • Provide assistance and direction on industrial engineering issues, and keep appropriate staff informed of issues or concerns.
  • Participate in tool or equipment design activities. Assist with machine selection process.
  • Approve designs for flow lines or floor layouts to promote efficiency through use of tools such as Lean Principles.
  • Direct major repair or installation of production equipment.
  • Keep abreast of new developments in the fields of engineering design, methods, and applications.
  • Monitor and initiate improvement projects to current processes or policies.
  • Coordinate efforts to ensure proper safety and ergonomics standards and guidelines are met in work area.
  • Assure staffing requirements are met.
  • Encourage team member growth and development.
  • Demonstrates support for company culture in their daily actions and encourages their teams to do the same.
  • Administer annual team member performance reviews, goal setting, and participate in salary planning.
  • Maintain records on direct reports in relation to attendance and performance.
  • Keeps informed of new developments, methods, and techniques in the quality profession.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, or related technical field.
  • Minimum 5 years related experience required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Specific skills, proficiencies, and knowledge in field related to position, as identified by department leadership.
  • Understanding of Lean Principles and manufacturing processes preferred.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills.
  • Ability to apply design theory and methodology.
  • Proficient with a computer, including Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to coach, mentor, and empower team members to succeed.
  • High level of patience and service. Ability to motivate team members.
  • Problem-solving abilities. Ability to identify waste and creatively look for solutions.
  • Ability to be flexible and multitask.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.

 

BENEFITS TO YOU


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.   We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.

 

EEOC STATEMENT

Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

 

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