Mechanical Design Engineering Manager


Perrysburg, OH

Industry: Transportation


Less than 5 years

Posted 102 days ago

  by    Heather Fry

This job is no longer available.

As pioneers and global leader, Hiab is ambitious to write forward our success story, inspiring and shaping our industry. The world in which we operate with our class-leading products, intelligent services and innovative digital solutions is constantly changing.

Join Hiab's journey - to inspire and shape the future of intelligent load handling

As part of the Business Development management team, the successful applicant will lead a team of Mechanical Designers, developing an industry leading engineering division, providing a quality product, troubleshooting field problems, whilst interfacing with Operations, Service and Sales.

Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Maximize department procedure efficiencies and task administration.
  • Oversight of engineering design service and interfacing with all departments.
  • Collaborate with a wide variety of functional areas such as sales, service, marketing, manufacturing, and operations to develop and provide a relevant product and a responsive service.
  • Initiate and support the quality approach of design and innovation.
  • Know, understand and comply with Hiab USA, Inc. Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.
  • Collect and analyze department information for review and business development.
  • Assist with market research to identify and track market trends in industry.
  • Participate in overall business development strategy for new products.
  • Investigate alternate methods of material requirements.
  • Assist the Sales and Install Department in preparation of technical literature.
  • Administer engineering design and Company operating procedures.
  • Investigate field problems for necessity of design changes and or field conversions.
  • Analysis of field failure.
  • Develop and maintain design records and manufacturing drawings per procedures.
  • Understand and comply with all Safety and Environmental requirements.
  • Perform all other duties as required within the physical constraints of the job.

What you'll need to succeed:


Minimum: Bachelor's Degree in industrial design or engineering technology.

Working experience:

Minimum: 3 years in similar management field.

Competence and skills:

  • Good knowledge of On Road Loading Handling and Trucking industry product function and application
  • Proven ability to lead a team.
  • Excellent management organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Ability to effectively report activities.
  • Ability to make decisions independently.
  • Computer literate/knowledge of Auto-Cad, TrailerWin, 3D-CAD Software.
  • Computer literate/knowledge of Google office software and Microsoft Office software
  • Ability to work well with others.


$110K - $130K