Location: Crystal Lake, IL
Assist in management of multiple engineering projects; prioritize tasks and assign team members to ensure that the team's overall resources are used effectively and that project deadlines are met. Evaluate and authorize changes that significantly impact the scope, budget, or timeline of a project. Lead engineering projects; monitor progress and performance against the project plan; identify and resolve operational problems and minimize delays. Manage ongoing relationships with external contractors so that the organization receives satisfactory standards of service. This is an individual contributor role that requires the use of judgement in applying professional expertise and is expected to work independently with minimal supervision. This position requires professional mastery of a specialized field of expertise that typically requires a college degree or equivalent. The job requires professional knowledge gained through substantial applicable work experience, to supplement formal knowledge, in order to apply principles and concepts of own subject/technical discipline in resolving issues as they arrive. The job requires attention to detail in making evaluative judgements based on the analysis of factual information. This job typically requires a degree or equivalent and a minimum of 4 or more years experience.
Additional Job Details:
Help to improve product confidence i.e. delivery and quality by managing a large scale project. The project will proactively address and improve clarity of specification and prevent supply interruptions. The project team will also develop a process that will improve the alignment between vendors and manufacturing plant. It will also develop an overarching communication and change control plan across all the stakeholders so that any future product specifications changes can be easily discussed, reviewed, approved and communicated.