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Job Title: Engineering Manager Department: Manufacturing
Reports to: President/ CEO or other designated personnel FLSA Status: Salary Exempt
Location: Addison, Lombard and Chicago IL.
MUST HAVE GEARING BACKGROUND IN ORDER FOR THIS POSITION

COMPANY
With our headquarters located in Addison, Illinois, Overton Chicago Gear (OCG) is a full service manufacturer of gears and gear drives with over 100 years of experience and history. OCG is a leader in the industry in quality, innovation and service. We have manufacturing facilities that provide products for the following industries: Wind, OEM Gearing, Oil and Gas, Mining, Marine, Steel and Steel Processing, Aerospace, Locomotive and Defense.
OCG is part of the H:D Advanced Manufacturing (HD) family, and more specifically is part of the Precision Products Group. HD is a high precision manufacturing company formed in December 2012. It was formed with an audacious goal in mind : to achieve an enterprise value in excess of 1.0 billion with five years. H:D and its shareholders believe this goal is readily achievable given the Companys talented operating executives, the shareholders willingness to provide capital for investment and acquisitions and the teams ability to unearth unique and proprietary acquisition opportunities. Currently HD has 3 verticals with 11 manufacturing locations throughout the US.

MUST HAVE GEARING BACKGROUND IN ORDER FOR THIS POSITION


POSITION OVERVIEW

OCG is looking for a dynamic Engineering Manager who has a proven track record of driving and instilling process driven decision and discipline in a manufacturing environment. The candidate that OCG chooses will need to have a strong bias for action, be a hands on leader passionate about the position, be a team player who will support any team member at any time with any issue, be a coach, mentor and a key part of a growing organization. And most importantly, it must be engrained in selected candidate to do whatever it takes to make a difference in the organization that they are part of and having that can do attitude daily.


The chosen candidate will be responsible for overseeing and supporting all 3 Chicago area facilities and participate in all aspects of the organizations drive for improving our engineering system to become a world class leader in all we do and the products we sell. You will be part of the Senior Team who will continue to work together to grow the company while at the same time making sure we stay abreast with improving all aspects of our quality systems..

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
:Responsible for overseeing the Production Engineering Department and all aspect of this department Maintain emphasis on product by developing, directing and implementing strategies in support of overall business goals.
:Evaluate/Approve new processes and equipment to meet quality standards and advise for improvement.
:Provide technical leadership, direction and coach across all levels of the organization : to assure all engineering and quality standards are met. Interact with all departments as needed to assure mission and company goals are properly communicated.
:Work closely with Sales and Engineering, for the understanding of product specifications and engineering needs for each of our customers to ensure proper controls are in place.
:Lead and mentor team members while encourage professional growth
:Be a change agent for the business in helping the leadership team drive culture change throughout the organization.
:Work to build a team committed to manufacturing excellence by keeping up with machine and tool technologies to keep us in front of the competition.
All other duties and activities as assigned or necessary to support the Operation

PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS

Incumbent must physically and mentally perform the job demands as listed above
Mentor to staff, passing on knowledge and best practices

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• Location: addison, Chicago

• Post ID: 81104947 chicago
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