Manufacturing Engineering Manager

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  • Escanaba, MI, USA
  • 2021-05-18

Our client needs a Manufacturing Engineering Manager who will lead a team of at least 6 Engineers in the production of custom metal fabricated structures and components.  Located in Michigan’s UP, this is a rapidly growing operation. 

No visa sponsorship is available at any time for this position.


  • Provide daily leadership over the team, manufacturing improvements, and strategic goals
  • Ensure team members are in accordance with the governing quality manual, work instructions, and procedures 
  • Maintain standardized training and process documentation in accordance with the QMS
  • Research and provide justification for new capital equipment to support manufacturing operations
  • Lead / participate in Continuous Improvement (Kaizen) activities
  • Develop direct reports through onboarding and continual coaching
  • Work closely with other leaders to ensure alignment on projects and priorities


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or related preferred. (Will consider associate degree with greater level of operations experience.)
  • 10+ years’ experience in manufacturing
  • 5+ years in a leadership role in engineering or operations management in a similar industry.
  • Experience with metal fabrication
  • Strong Continuous Improvement skills that could include lean manufacturing, 6-Sigma, Kaizen, Toyota Manufacturing practices)
  • Highly motivated with excellent leadership skills
  • Ability to lead a team of Process and Manufacturing Engineers
  • Strong organizational and communication skills with a proven ability to effectively align priorities to meet business needs
  • Ability to effectively interface with internal and external customers and suppliers


  • Health and Life insurances
  • 401K with 3% match
  • Profit sharing
  • Paid vacation, sick days, and holidays
  • Assistance with relocation if needed