Dynamic Engineering Manager

Dynamic Mechanical Engineering leader with 15+ years in spearheading multidisciplinary teams in developing cutting-edge machinery, driving multimillion dollar projects, and delivering solutions tailored to diverse industry needs. Known for enhancing team capabilities and guiding talent through focused mentorship. Blend of technical acumen and robust project management insights, ensuring readiness for any engineering challenge.
Serial No: 178675
Skills keywords: customer focused, engineering leadership, new product development, process optimisation, strategic decision making
List Of Qualifications & Related Skills:

Engineering Leadership, Design for Manufacturing, New Product Launch, Budgetary Management, Product Development, Modular Design, Resource Allocation, Continuous Improvement, Process Optimization, Complete Project Lifecycle, Cross-Functional Collaboration, Data-Driven Decision Making, Risk Mitigation and Problem Solving, Customer Engagement and Satisfaction, Quality Systems (8D, Cause Mapping, Root Cause, 80/20), CAD Systems, Bachelors and Masters degrees in Mechanical Engineering, MBA degree

Interests & Hobbies:

An avid collector of guitars and guitar equipment while working to be a novice guitar player. Enjoy most types of music and seeing live bands perform. Golfing. Spending time at home.

Previous Employment Details:

Probat Inc. Lincolnshire, IL (2017-Present)
Vice President Engineering
Direct a dynamic team of mechanical engineers, designers and project coordinators focused on coffee roasting technology across North America. Organize and prioritize diverse project timelines, ensuring on-time deliverables. Oversee budgetary aspects, setting benchmarks and tracking financial progress. Cultivate expertise and growth within engineering unt through strategic mentorship, Establish and implement standardized assemblies to optimize efficiency in system design. Lead innovation and implementation technologies, ensuring alignment with market demands and customer specific requirements.

Production Manager (2020-2022) [In addition to VP Engineering role]
Supervised productionfloor operations, ensuring optimal workflow and adherence to quality standards. Led personnel, established schedules, and formulated procedures spanning Welding/Fabrication, Assembly, Paint, Wiring and Shipping/Receiving.

Ilinois Tool Works - Despatch Industries Lakeville, MN (2012-2017)
Director of Engineering
Steer team of 10-20 engineers and designers in crafting ovens and furnaces for a broad spectrum of industries. Unified engineering departments from three distinct business units, creating cohesive shared resource framework, augmenting operational flexibility. Administered project timelines, allocated resources, maintained budgetary guidelines and fostered team deveolpment. Streamlines resource utilization and process integration, while formulating and executing product development frameworks. Organized innovative4 product design initiatives, particularly focusing on the integration of new technology and mechanisms.

Product Engineering Manager (2011-2012)
Headed multi-disciplinary team of 6-10 engineers and designers in conceptualization, development and support of of furnaces and ovens for the Solar Business Unit. Established project parameters, oversaw timeline adherence, budget allocations and communicated project progression.

Current location:  Illinois, United States - View on map
Nationality: American
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Engineering, Manufacturing and Operations
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: United States