Sustaining Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Bismarck, ND
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Jul 06, 2018
Job Type
Full Time
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Job Information

Supports the sustaining manufacturing engineering function through formulating, administering and coordinating manufacturing engineering policies, practices and programs designed to increase plant productivity and reduce costs through improved production methods and optimum utilization of equipment, manpower and materials.

Role & Responsibility

Main Responsibilities and details are as follows:
  • Manufacturing Engineering process improvement-Plan, organize, and assign departmental workload to maximize efficiency of personnel and direct the implementation and maintenance of labor standards.
  • Plan and direct specific production studies to insure full utilization of division facilities and equipment, improve flow of materials and paperwork, conserve material and labor and improve operations control.
  • Conduct and analyze studies, make recommendations for improvement and provide service in implementation of approved changes.
  • Coordinate departmental activities closely with Manufacturing Support Services Manager in design and implementation of plant layout, tool, machine, equipment and process changes.
  • Plan and/or assist in development of cost control system.
  • Continuously improve services to the Division by implementing new, or revising present, industrial engineering techniques, practices or systems.
  • Team Development-Prepare and maintain job descriptions on all direct and indirect hourly employees including review of all new or changed jobs.
  • Direct selection, training, compensation, discipline and development of departmental personnel.
  • Departmental Planning & Coordination-Prepare department budget, submit for approval.
  • Regularly review expenditures for conformance to approved budget.
  • Coordinate department activities closely with Tooling Manager in implementation of ECN's, new processes and methods.
  • Work with production departments and Production Control in an application of standards to shop loading.
  • Work with Maintenance Manager to create facility alignment of resources.
  • Direct and process of engineering releases, deviations and change notices pertaining to manufactured, purchased and interplant parts.
  • Plan and/or assist in the development of capital equipment justifications implementing approved expenditures.

Job Requirement

  • Education Required: Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience Required: 7>10 years
  • Travel Required:
  • 7+ years of experience in a Manufacturing environment with strong Engineering and mechanical knowledge
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team, develop and coach
  • Experience working with: Pro-E, Blue Prints, Hydraulic & Pneumatic, Electrical Basics, GD&T
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Ability to follow written instructions
  • Teamwork


Ability to work at all levels with in Bobcat Operations. Use of complex LSS tools and strong process orientation. Ability to apply strategic decisions into complex product configuration decision. Must have the ability to parallel process short term execution plans and long term strategic initiatives.

The world-renowned brands that make up Doosan Bobcat produce industry-leading compact and heavy construction equipment, attachments, air compressors, lighting systems, generators and articulated dump trucks. Doosan Bobcat is a part of the Doosan Group, which employs 43,000 people in 38 countries worldwide. With people at the core of who we are, we believe the growth of our people will lead to the continued growth and success of our world-class company. Our team of dedicated employees is the backbone that allows us to provide construction equipment solutions that help our customers build the world of tomorrow. Wherever you find us, you’ll hear the sounds of progress, see the results of our people and feel the rhythm of transformation in everything we do.

Doosan is committed to a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, age, race, color, religion, creed, citizenship status, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law. Individuals with disabilities who require a reasonable accommodation in the application process or who need assistance accessing the information on this website should call 701-476-4263.

Nearest Major Market: North Dakota
Nearest Secondary Market: Bismarck