Engineering Manager

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Date: May 22, 2023

Location: Thomasville, GA, US, 31792

Company: Evoqua

About Evoqua Water Technologies

Evoqua Water Technologies is a leading provider of mission critical water and wastewater treatment solutions, offering a broad portfolio of products, services and expertise to support industrial, municipal and recreational customers who value water. Evoqua has worked to protect water, the environment and its employees for more than 100 years, earning a reputation for quality, safety and reliability around the world. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company operates in more than 160 locations across ten countries. Serving more than 38,000 customers and 200,000 installations worldwide.

Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.


At Evoqua, we are committed to fostering and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workplace where employees can be their authentic selves.  If this position interests you and you possess the minimum qualifications, we encourage you to apply as you could be the right fit for this or other roles we are looking to fill. Evoqua encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications/requirements for the position to apply.  

Position Summary

The Manufacturing Engineering Manager is accountable to the continued progression of the advanced manufacturing within the Thomasville, GA Operations.  This role is responsible to lead and develop the local Manufacturing Engineering, Maintenance and Machining personnel through formal development plans and mentorship.  This Manager will work directly with the site leadership team to develop annual strategic deployment plans and lead key business initiatives to improve our customer offerings.  This role will also join a team of like individuals across various plants to gain enterprise perspective, share leading practices, and drive standardization.

What we can offer you

Benefits for the Manufacturing Engineering Manager
•    Self-Managed time off
•    Paid Holidays
•    Dollar-for-dollar 401k match up to 4% of annual salary, with a profit-sharing component becoming available after 1 year of employment.
•    Customizable benefits package with a multitude of options. Benefits effective immediately provided enrollment is completed within 30 days of hire date.
•    Career progression plans
•    Reward and Recognition Programs
•    Tuition Reimbursement
•    Paid parental leave
•    Flexible Spending Account options
•    Company Wellness Program
•    Employee Discount Program
•    Retirement Plan

Core Responsibilities and Tasks

Core Responsibilities and Tasks for the Manufacturing Engineering & Quality Manager
•    Live our culture and exemplify our Growth Enabling Behaviors to be highly enabled to deliver, highly empowered to succeed and highly accountable to lead
•    Lead the Manufacturing Engineering, Maintenance and Machining teams in the Thomasville Operations
•    Develop a roadmap for advanced manufacturing initiatives to improve Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost
•    Lead initiative for machining insourcing and capability expansion
•    Drive projects to completion and evaluating effectiveness of countermeasures
•    Lead the implementation of the (eLM) Evoqua Lean Management System for the Thomasville Operations
•    Provide input and feedback to the corporate (eLM) Evoqua Lean Management System
•    Lead kaizen to drive change and mentor other through kata process
•    Lead root cause analysis determination and drive the implementation of preventative actions
•    Actively participate in the plant Strategic Deployment process
•    Act as a change agent to implement key business initiatives
Position Requirements for the Manufacturing Engineering & Quality Manager

Position Requirements

•    BS Degree in Engineering required
•    10+ years experience in Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering, Operations and/or Maintenance
•    5+ years managerial experience
•    Experience implementing lean framework and kaizen activity
•    Ability to affectively lead projects to completion with sustained results
•    Ability to read and comprehend blueprints with GD&T and welding symbols
•    Experience in machining preferred
Additional Details for the Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Additional Details




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Nearest Major Market: Thomasville
Nearest Secondary Market: Valdosta