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Director of Engineering

techsupport 15 Mar 2024
  • Fontana, CA
  • This position has been filled

Website Integress Inc

Location : Fontana, CA

Salary : $150,000 — $175,000


The Director of Engineering provides day-to-day tactical leadership of Engineering Departments (Product, Project, Support). Utilizing lean principles, project management expertise and technical knowledge he/she maintains and improves process efficiency, product quality and eliminates waste. This position collaborates with Sales, IT, Production and Supply Chain teams to best serve the customer.


  • Must be able to work in an expansive, highly active multi-site manufacturing environment and learn production processes and resolve issues directly in the production area.
  • Embrace the cross-training/learning culture by a willingness to learn other jobs or tasks within the facility.
  • Know and abide by company rules and policies with regards to safety and conduct, including the use and maintenance of company provided PPE.
  • Flexible schedule is required in regard to overtime and start time according to job requirements. Other duties may be assigned.


  • Provide leadership, coaching and guidance to the technical departments (Product, Project, and Support) to ensure the timely, accurate and effective execution of their functions.
  • Utilize Lean Manufacturing methods and work with cross functional teams to solve product and process issues. Lead kaizen activities to drive continuous improvements in safety, quality, efficiency, and customer service.
  • Lead the technical efforts to standardize and continuously improve the Company production system ensuring all engineering and manufacturing documentation is in place, controlled, maintained and utilized.
  • Institutionalize lean manufacturing methodology in manufacturing / engineering systems design and operation and develop personnel to effectively operate in a fast paced, growing, distributed, lean operating environment.


  • Highly organized and attentive to tight deadlines with a sharp attention to
  • Success implementing and operating in a lean manufacturing
  • Keen understanding and appreciation of serving the customers’
  • Communicate and work well in routine and unplanned circumstances with all
  • Strong computer skills including entire MS Office
  • Ability to work effectively in a highly collaborative team


  • Bachelor level degree in an Engineering discipline, or
  • 10+ years progressive engineering management experience in a high volume, fast paced, Lean Manufacturing environment.
  • Proven track record of successful Lean Manufacturing implementation (5S, Kaizen, Value Stream Mapping, SMED, TPM, etc.).
  • Metalworking / Hollow Metal fabrication or construction experience
  • Proven experience with one or more Design Engineering Systems, CAM, Project Management Systems, Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES).
  • Proven successful project/program PMI certification preferred.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite (Word, Project, Excel, PowerPoint) and
  • SolidWorks, DriveWorks, Sigmanest proficiencies
  • Proficient at root cause analysis, PFMEA and Statistical
  • Excellent leadership, communication, presentation, facilitation and training

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