Established North Alabama company in the aftermarket automotive business is looking for a full-time, Engineering Manager. The minimum education requirement is a four year degree in an engineering field. The ideal candidate will have a minimum ten years' experience performing engineering work with some of that experience in an automotive related industry. Previous experience in the wheel and/or tire segment of the automotive industry is ideal. Expert knowledge of Solid Works is heavily preferred as is the ability to read and understand test reports, engineering drawings, and finite element analysis.
This is primarily a 45 hour per week position Monday through Friday. Overnight travel is estimated around 15% and there are rare situations where four consecutive nights of overnight travel are required. Since this is a management position, the ideal candidate will be able to lead a small team of engineers and project managers. The ideal candidate will have some previous experience with hiring, disciplinary action, employee review processes and coaching. This position will work closely with the company CEO, the company COO, the director of warehouse operation, product manufacturers, and the company sales manager.
Excellent benefits including Blue Cross/Blue Shield major medical, AFLAC, dental, vision, supplemental life, and long term disability are offered at the end of the 90 day introductory period.