Generac Mobile Products – Work with the leader in the power industry! Our office in Waukesha, WI, is seeking a Director of Engineering. This portfolio includes mobile generators, light towers, heaters, pumps, and other mobile products.
The Director of Engineering is responsible for all global engineering activities including new product introductions, cost reduction, technology/research, and lifecycle product support. The position requires excellent technical engineering knowledge coupled with superior people leadership skills, proficiency in quality systems, functional and program management experience, and business planning expertise. This position works closely with the business group and other functional leaders in the company (product management, service, operations, supply chain, finance) and is responsible for providing technical leadership and management for the Mobile Equipment engineering function. Responsible for effectively implementing the Generac Development Process to ensure superior mobile products while also fostering and rewarding innovation and creativity within the engineering department. This position reports to the Vice President of Global Product Engineering.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear; and use hands to manipulate objects or controls. The employee is regularly required to stand and walk. On occasion the incumbent may be required to stoop, bend or reach above the shoulders. The employee must occasionally lift up to 25 pounds. Specific conditions of this job include are typical of frequent and continuous computer-based work requiring periods of sitting, close vision and ability to adjust focus. Occasional travel.