Director of Engineering
Ali Group North America Refrigeration, sold through the Beverage Air and Victory product lines, is an industry leader in commercial refrigeration and has an immediate need for a Director of Engineering.
Position Title: Director of Engineering
Location: Brookville, PA
Reports to: VP of Manufacturing
Class: Salary, Exempt
Travel Required: Yes
The Ali North America Refrigeration Division Director of Engineering will lead an engineering team comprised of system engineers, design engineers, CAD designers and laboratory technicians in New Product Development, Warranty Reduction, Cost Reduction and Sustaining Engineering projects for commercial refrigeration. This position is an integral part of leadership and is expected to deliver high impact results.
? Providing oversight to assure teams achieve the appropriate balance between project timelines and project performance targets
? Oversee personnel development and training
? Setting and delivering annual targets for warranty and cost reductions.
? Collaborating with Marketing and engaging cross functional teams to deliver new products.
? Assuring that all products conform to all North American Federal, State and Local regulations for electrical safety, sanitation, energy consumption and material usage that complies with RoHS, Prop 61, SNAP Rule 20 and 21 and any otherothers.
? Supporting current products with sustaining engineering efforts to improve manufacturability and material substitutions with the use of manufacturing deviation and engineering processes.
? Providing engineeringsupport for sales special products.
? Bachelors in Engineering from an accredited university, Masters preferred
? Prior Supervisory Experience, preferably with remote teams
? Experience in leading new product development function
? Appropriate regulatory knowledge for commercial food equipment
? Experience with building and presenting business plans
? SME in some aspect of commercial refrigeration such as refrigeration system design, controls and software or CAD and Mechanical Design.
? Knowledge of Design for Manufacturability and product reliability concepts and testing
? Willingness to travel between Brookville, PA facility and Winston-Salem, NC office as required