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Senior Manager, Mechanical Engineering

Date:  Jan 5, 2022
Location: 

Omaha, NE, US, 68022

Travel:  Up to 10 % Travel
Company:  LMfg-Irrigation-Domestic
Description: 

Organization Summary

Lindsay Corporation is a global company, headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, focused on providing irrigation and infrastructure solutions to meet the needs of a growing population. As one of the world’s leading providers of irrigation and water management, its Zimmatic systems are operating in more than 90 countries. Lindsay Corporation’s infrastructure division offers a wide range of products that aid in roadway maintenance and transportation safety. Since 1955, Lindsay Corporation has been at the forefront of research and development of products and services designed to meet the needs of a constantly evolving world.

 

Position Description

Senior Manager Mechanical Engineering for Road Safety Products can expect to oversee multiple projects at the same time, build and manage diverse teams of engineers from different disciplines, formulate and execute strategies, and coordinate with other Lindsay managers. Their responsibilities will include the staffing, training & development, and budgeting for their team in order to support current products and develop new Road Safety product platforms.  The successful candidate will have exceptional foresight, great communication skills, working knowledge of different engineering disciplines and how they relate to one another, and an aptitude for managing risk. Ideally, candidates will have proof of their supervisory and technical skills, and an appreciation for the complex nature of the developing products designed specifically for the attenuation of highway vehicle impacts with stationary objects.

 

 

Position Details

This is a full-time, exempt position located in Omaha, NE.  This position may involve occasional travel to visit manufacturing facilities and customer sites.

 

Responsibilities

Senior Manager Mechanical Engineering has the following responsibilities and duties:

 

  • Proposing and managing budgets for projects
  • Supervising the work of multiple teams
  • Planning and executing strategies for completing projects on time
  • Researching and developing designs and products
  • Determining the need for training and talent development
  • Ensuring that all impactful projects have the support of upper management
  • Providing clear and concise instructions to engineering teams
  • Ensure that all effort complies with ISO 9000 requirements
  • Support Lindsay’s values
  • Communicate honestly, immediately, and concisely

 

Qualifications

Senior Manager Mechanical Engineering should have the following skills, education, and experience:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, MBA or Masters in Engineering preferred, or a related technical field plus 20 years min. related experience, or the equivalent combination of education and relevant experience
  • 5 years min. experience in engineering management
  • Prefer that the candidate has a current Professional Engineering License issued in the U.S.
  • Experienced with engineering tools such as 3D CAD, DFMA, DFMEA, FEA, and DOE
  • Prefer that the candidate has some knowledge regarding FHWA rules and directives as they apply to road safety products.
  • Experienced with moderately complex to complex mechanical design, maintenance, related engineering principles
  • Experience with technical project management tools and fundamentals
  • Has a high mechanical aptitude
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

 

Lindsay Corporation does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. Lindsay Corporation will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed vendor agreement with Lindsay Corporation. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of Lindsay Corporation without having a vendor agreement in place will be considered property of Lindsay Corporation. Lindsay Corporation will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

Lindsay Corporation does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. Lindsay Corporation will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed vendor agreement with Lindsay Corporation. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of Lindsay Corporation without having a vendor agreement in place will be considered property of Lindsay Corporation. Lindsay Corporation will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.


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