Engineering Manager

  • Houston
  • Confidential
  • 15-20 years
  • 06 Feb 2015

  • Production/ Manufacturing/ Engineering

  • Oil/ Gas/ Petrochemicals / Refinery
Job Description


* Ensure on-time, on-budget, and quality product designs are delivered to Manufacturing and meet customer requirements.

* Establish engineering best practices, design guidelines, standard engineering, processes and tools.

* Prepare workload assessment, capacity planning, and recommendations to management.

* Provide technical expertise across multiple disciplines as needed.

* Provide applications support for proposals.

* Prepare training to increase the knowledge base and skills of Project Engineering.

* Provide tools, methods and processes to drive consistency and improve proficiency.

* Review, write and edit technical investigations, technology development plans, etc.

* Maintain relationships with customers, contractors and industry groups to ensure technology and product leadership.

* Advise and consult with upper management, customers and industry representatives concerning opportunities and potential problems which may impact on the Company's business.

* Supervise direct reports including interviewing, hiring, and training; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; measuring, rewarding and disciplining employees.

* Develop and control departmental budget.


The qualifications for the Engineering Manager include:

* BS in Mechanical Engineering or closely related discipline.

* 15 years or more related experience with a strong background in manufacturing engineering.

* 3+ years of leadership / mentor-ship experience is a must.

* Excellent communication skills and strong business partnership abilities.