Director of Engineering

Posted 2 years ago

Higher Talent, LLC , recruiting and executive search firm, has partnered with a local company to identify a Director of Engineering for their manufacturing facility. Qualified candidates will have 10+ years of Engineering in a manufacturing setting, managing CAD technicians and a strong value engineering background.


  • Manage and lead all of the engineering activities in the manufacturing design
  • Lead and over see up to 12 CAD technicians, coordinating their work efforts and ensuring their work product is of the highest quality
  • Identify, develop and implement continuous improvements to improve quality and product design
  • Analyze customer specifications to ensure clarity of requirements and product application
  • Value engineer products
  • Work with management to meet deadlines in a fast paced, agile environment
  • Manage schedules and execute timelines, scope and quality constraints
  • Work with operations in the development of projects into production


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Process Engineering
  • 10+ years of engineering in a manufacturing setting
  • 5+ years of management experience
  • Problem solving skills, including the ability to communicate effectively to the team
  • High level of computer proficiency
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities
  • Extensive experience in Autocad, Inventor and NAV

Job Type:

  • Full-time


  • $100,000.00 /year

Job Location:

  • Birmingham, AL 35217

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Required experience:

  • Engineering: 10 years
  • management: 5 years

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering

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