Director of Engineering

  • Location
    Youngwood, Pennsylvania
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Engineering - Manufacturing

Adecco Direct Placement is currently recruiting experienced candidates for a Direct Hire Director of Engineering job in Youngwood, PA with one of our top manufacturing clients. A successful candidate would be a result driven individual with a broad based and diverse engineering skillset. This is the perfect opportunity for an energetic, creative, and strong leader that wants to make a significant difference for a local workforce.

Position Responsibilities:

Lead and direct up to 15 engineers including technical direction of related manufacturing engineering activities and technician support.
Drive manufacturing solutions and introduce best practices to reduce scrap and improve yields.
Assist or drive productivity and efficiency projects ensuring root cause corrective countermeasures are implemented.
Lead problem solving activities and provide technical support for factory issues.
Create or improve a metric set to track performance and demonstrate improvements.
Chair and develop the annual manufacturing capital plan and engineering budget.
Work closely with new product engineering team to ensure timely development of new products.
Ensure product released to manufacturing is production worthy and that all engineering documentation is thorough.
Develop corporate strategic agendas while ensuring compliance of site tactical goals.


MS in an Engineering discipline is desired or a combination of a technical related engineering degree and post-secondary business degree would be considered.
10 years of experience and a proven track record in manufacturing or a process based industry with demonstrated growth in responsibilities and duties.
Experience in a unionized facility is desired, but not required.

The salary for this position is based on experience and qualifications- up to 120k annually. This direct hire position includes top level benefits that include:
• Competitive Pay
• 401(k)
• Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Package
• Disability and Life Insurance Package
• Paid Vacation and Holidays
• Career Advancement Opportunities

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please click APPLY NOW and upload your most current resume. You may email your resume to our recruiter, Angela Stewart, at Please include Director of Engineering on the subject line of any e-mail correspondence. Questions regarding this position can be addressed by emailing or calling 419-222-8395. Thank you in advance for applying, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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