Multimatic Niche Vehicles North America (MNVNA) is part of the Multimatic Niche Vehicles Group, and is a world-class facility responsible for production of the Ford GT supercar.
The Engineering Manager is a leadership role, overseeing all aspects of engineering-related processes and ensuring these processes are aligned with customer requirements, as well as Multimatic’s organizational strategic direction and annual business goals.
Execute and support successful launch and operation of all programs within the scope of the facility
Work closely with internal departments to successfully launch new products and continuous improvement projects
Work closely with other Multimatic divisions (including Engineering, Motorsports and Manufacturing) to be the voice of the production plant during product design and development phases
Monitor progress against project schedules and budgets; recommend allocation of resources as required to accomplish goals
Play a key role in anticipating, escalating and mitigating potential risks
Ensure quality of deliverables, manage the achievement of project deliverables at program milestones, and facilitate customer sign-off at gateway stages
Act as a primary point of communication interface with the customer for the respective program
Develop plant engineering processes to support production and production supporting processes
Drive continuous improvement of processes, quality and cost to maintain profitability
Oversee the development of staff skills & competence to support existing and upcoming projects
Develop, implement and improve policies, standards and procedures for the engineering department
Weekly and monthly reporting of departmental metrics
Perform all other duties as determined by the General Manager or his designate
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent
Experience with automotive Tier 1, Tier 2 or OEM is a must
Minimum 8+ years of experience in an engineering position in the automotive industry
Experience in managing a team of engineering and project management staff
Experience in managing a program from initial design to production launch
Must be able to read and fully interpret Engineering Drawings, Standards and Dimensional reports (applicable GD&T knowledge preferred)
Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to effectively interact with customers, suppliers, and all levels of internal staff
Computer proficiency is required (specifically in MS Office tools - Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project; Experience with CAD software preferred)
The position is on-site, full-time salaried in a fast-paced work environment
Combination of office and plant floor
Infrequent travel may be required to visit customer and supplier facilities
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.