Manufacturing Engineering Manager - Aerospace

Wheeling, Illinois
Wheeling, IL
Depends on Experience 
Full Time
1st Shift


Manufacturing Engineering Managers—don't miss this opportunity to lead a talented team and demonstrate your expertise within the Aerospace/Defense industry! A family-owned Aerospace company, Dynomax designs, manufactures and develops high-precision machined components, injection molding and tooling, sub-assemblies, automated work cells, and specialty machines since 1986. 

Manufacturing Engineering Manager Job Responsibilities:

The Manufacturing Engineering Manager will strategically manage the workflow of the Aerospace Engineering department, by analyzing and resolving engineering issues and collaborating with and/or giving direction to quoting, estimating, programming and machining, quality control and quality assurance.  This department will be developing new manufacturing processes for 3 and 5 axis milling of aerostructures.

  • Responsible for quality, efficiency and on-time completion of departmental objectives
  • Monitor and enforce departmental objectives 
  • Create and enforce work schedules and assignments to ensure timely completion of departmental objectives
  • Direct and coordinate work tasks in a clear and productive manner
  • Attain the resources necessary to maintain departmental operations and provide for departmental needs
  • Provide suggestions for improvement to department and/or executive management
  • Advanced planning based on workload
  • Direct the completion of departmental objectives
  • Initiate and/or help coordinate departmental improvement plans
  • Define departmental objectives, standards, and performance metrics
  • Develop and implement departmental cost and workflow improvement initiatives

Manufacturing Engineering Manager Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar engineering field
  • Experience in a Manufacturing Engineering role in heavily documented and specification-centric industry
  • Demonstrated ability to create and follow standards and engineer solutions
  • Experience with Aerospace OEM specifications
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing and metal cutting process with an emphasis on CNC Milling
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
  • Experience with Epicor ERP System preferred
  • Ability to organize, plan and prioritize workload in order to maximize production results
  • Knowledge of management techniques to maximize output including resource allocation & leadership
  • Understanding of how business administrative work flow supports and impacts the department

Benefits include:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • 401(k) Plan with a generous Company match
  • Paid holidays, vacation and PTO
  • Variety of optional benefits (FSA, AFLAC, etc.)

…And more!

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Dynomax provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.