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Engineering Manager - Auto Industry Toyota Supply Chain

Oar Staffing Georgetown, KY
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Oar Staffing of Louisville is conducting a search for an Engineering Manager for a client in the Indiana suburbs of Louisville, KY.

This is a Direct Hire

Oversee the planning of each new project: 1) creation of the basic plan and process plan, 2) designation of manpower, 3) profit analysis, 4) equipment/tooling requirements, and 5) set project targets

Monitors the implementation of each project, communicates progress and issues, inspection standards, trial boards, trial summaries, problem/countermeasure, customer trial part orders, and job flows

Develops and monitors the annual budget (capital and expense) requirements for the respective department; elevates and monitors the department purchases

Organizes and/or participates in various customer new project activities that include sourcing activity, SE activity, equipment/tooling sourcing/buy-off, supplier preparation, various customer visits, drawing coordination, tooling kick-off, and start-up activity

Responsible for overall department continuous improvement efforts through the elimination of waste, improving internal and external communications, and identifying appropriate training for staff

Coordinate efforts to meet the company production plan by creating, communicating, and monitoring key measures and goals on a yearly, quarterly, and monthly basis

Provides leadership to the individuals within the department, monitors their development, offers feedback and develops corrective action plans when appropriate

Lead the department in an effort to implement cost saving ideas that target improvement in the areas of safety, cost, quality, and productivity

Other duties as assigned


Working knowledge of budgets and financial statements

Good knowledge of automobile production

Working knowledge of manufacturing systems, processes, and materials

Ability to create a team environment and function in an independent environment

Possess strong skills in project management, problem solving, scheduling, and follow-up

Ability to manage multiple priorities and tasks; ability to analyze data and plan improvement activities

Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with all departments and members in a team-oriented environment

Possess good verbal and written communication skills

Must have the ability to interact and understand people


Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing, business or engineering preferred

Equivalent experience will be considered

3-5 years’ experience in manufacturing or project management helpful

Oar Staffing


Engineering Manager
Georgetown, KY