Job Description

Engineering Supervisor  (#9619) - Southeast
Industry: Concrete Block, and Pavers

Description:

Overview:

  • Leads department in the development of drawings from customer contact (via Sales) and initial concept, through proposals and on to shop drawings; assigns project work based on experience of staff and scope of work; works to develop individual potential of all reports; monitors his department’s activity for change orders and customer feedback, communicating with estimating and Accounts Receivable to ensure billings cover all aspects of initial designs and change orders; is responsible for designs and final assemblies being functional and cost effective
  • Monitors status of all projects in his department; functions as coordinating project manager for major contracts, working on design details with individual CAD designers; during peak demand periods, will personally manage some projects in their entirety
  • Administers design data files archive, ensuring all drawing and BOM files are accurate and current, including final ‘as-built’ data for future reference and ‘legacy’ files of projects; maintains standards for component design in support of parts sales and component replacements
  • Maintains open communication between his department and all peer groups including field representatives. Interacts with customer representatives including their third-party engineering and contracting companies
  • Supports all company policies including, but not limited to, safety, both in practice and in design

Activities:

  • Directs staff of four to six including:
  • CAD Designers
  • Estimators
  • QA/QC Inspection Interacts on daily basis with:
  • Production/QA Manager
  • Shop Foreman
  • Purchasing Manager
  • General Manager

Desired minimum qualifications:

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering; alternatively BS in Structural Engineering may be considered, depending on work experience
  • Ten years work experience in a metal fabricating or manufacturing environment
  • Five years supervising a department or work cell of at least four other engineers or CAD drafters
  • Expert proficiency in both AutoCAD™ and SolidWorks™
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