Typically requires a Master's / bachelor's degree with 8-10 years of related experience. Specialized in Manufacturing / Process / Design Engineering, this role manages various plant processes and systems, technologies.
Interfaces with various plant stakeholders. Manages all activities of the engineering department. Directs department activities, through subordinates, to design new products, modify existing designs, improve production techniques, and develop test procedures.
Analyzes technology trends, human resource needs, and market demand to plan projects. Confers with management, production, and marketing staff to determine engineering feasibility, cost effectiveness, and customer demand for new and existing products.
Forecasts operating costs of department and directs preparation of budget requests. Directs personnel activities of department, such as recruitment, hiring, performance evaluations, and salary adjustments.
May direct field testing of products and systems performed by field staff. May lead a small size team. Nivel Escolar : Ingeniería