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Engineering Manager

Company: Purcell International Group
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 11, 2024

Job Description:

ENGINEERING MANAGER, Chicago---Fortune 500 NYSE multi-billion $ global leader---*Forbes Magazine calls this 100-year old organization one of the
World s Most Innovative Companies
and is on their list of
World s Best Employers-2023 !
One of the few companies still offering a pension!*On Fortune s list of the
World s Most Admired Companies ---9th consecutive year.
Again ranked in the top 50 on the Corporate Knights Inc. & Barron s 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World Index. *For the 18th consecutive year the company has been named one of the World s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute.*Ranks very high on the 2023 Newsweek list of
America s Most Responsible Companies .
Third year in a row on Diversity, Inc. s
Top 50 Companies .*This World Class Leader recently made a $3.7 billion all cash acquisition of a company which sells products into the pharma, biotech and life sciences industries. *They have acquired 2 manufacturing plants in 2023 in Dallas, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia.
First-year TOTAL compensation package for the role could be up to $160k (salary, bonus, co. pension contribution) plus corporate-assisted relocation.
As Engineering Manager you will be asked to transform the process safety culture and standards of the plant, lead installation of new equipment, modification of existing equipment, support continuous improvement of the production lines, and support, develop, and train your team of 5 professionals. This role will give you a chance to join the plant leadership team and significantly impact the strategic direction of the facility and will allow you to gain recognition for leading key initiatives.
Take an active role in all aspects of safety and take responsibility for the safety of self and others Transform the process safety of the site and implement solutions to avoid process safety and personal safety events Follow company standards and plant work rules Train, support, and develop the team in chemical manufacturing design standards, technical solutions, process safety, customer service, and designing for safety and quality right the first time Be an integral member of the plant staff guiding strategic direction and being a great team member who leads by example Make decisions and sets priorities tied to the plant, division, and company priorities Maximize the engagement of your team through exceptional managerial behavior Manage the contractors program at the site and actively sustain the right suppliers in this domain to deliver high quality contracting to the site Work independently in technical execution on difficult technical projects Drive process safety incidences lower year after year Pass all Certification, qualification, and verification milestones for capital project startups Properly forecast capital spend and startup costs Proactively identify opportunities and threats in the business environment and articulate those to leadership, developing countermeasures accordingly Effectively manage projects through all stages
plan and direct all phases of the manufacturing engineering program for the facility Train, coach and mentor team in expertise Develop value added solutions with significant reach and/or impact Lead complex programs and initiatives Proactively resolve conflict to maintain team members
focus on results Drive team consensus on challenging issues Maintain working relationships, respect and trust Articulate messages, including complex technical concepts, in a way that is broadly understood Make decisions and set priorities tied to plant goals and strategies Bachelor s degree in Engineering is a must! Several years of related engineering experience a few years of project/program/team leadership experience (Major Capital Project > $5M+) Prior people leadership experience

Keywords: Purcell International Group, Chicago , Engineering Manager, Engineering , Chicago, Illinois

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