COMPANY OVERVIEW

Hultec is a global organization with products sold in over 100 countries, a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of gaskets, pipe sealing solutions and other rubber products primarily for water, wastewater, stormwater and other industrial markets.

We are building great innovative solutions to global water infrastructures; we participate in the wellness of people by providing a solution to how water is distributed through pipe systems that transport treated water from treatment plants to homes, businesses, and individual facilities.

We encourage our employees to collaborate and find solutions and work towards reaching common goals. We value hard work and dedication and want to cultivate a culture of accomplishment and well-thought-out execution. We believe in 'Team' because we know that we do not win alone but together. If you are ready for an opportunity where you can shine, this is it.

JOB SUMMARY

The Manufacturing Engineer Manager will lead our maintenance and engineering department in our new facility. We are seeking a technical leader who can ensure that all design specifications and engineering standards are met. This role will also participate with our client facing team, providing technical assistance and product development and quoting.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for setting up our new facility by analyzing data to identify patterns and develop optimal workflows and processes.
  • Participate in developing design and installation specifications and plans for machinery.
  • Working knowledge of extrusion process, and hands-on abilities to operate molding presses.
  • Leads preproduction efforts of material development, rubber mixing and molding.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings and schematics.
  • Supports Plant management with capital projects with the installation of new equipment and installation.
  • Able to travel to other manufacturing plants within the US and other countries.
  • Knows the compound concentration and will recommend changes when formulation does not perform as expected.
  • Manages product launches focusing on tooling design, development and process.

Skills and qualifications:

  • Excellent leadership skills, including the abilities to set goals, motivate and manage conflict.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to convey information accurately to all levels and practice active listening.
  • Microsoft products and the ability to present using PowerPoint and other software's
  • Familiar with APQP, MSA, SPC, FMEA and ISO 9001 Standards
  • Physical strength, stamina and the ability to walk or stand for long periods of time.

Experience Required

  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • 3 to 5 years with rubber compounding and rubber molding
  • Manufacturing experience
  • Leading projects from conception to fruition
  • Ability to speak Spanish helpful but not required.

Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Vision and Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401k
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. This applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.