Director, Manufacturing Engineering

Masonite International in Tampa, FL

  • Industry: Engineering - Industrial Engineer
  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $74,220.00 - 114,680.00 / Year*

We heard you knock!


The Director of Manufacturing Engineering will provide leadership and guidance in the development and implementation of product and process improvements for optimal and efficient operation of new and existing products and processes for Residential doors. Provide engineering support for new product and process introductions, ensuring that all activities are completed and documented in accordance with the company's procedures. Support current production, providing technical solutions to meet Safety, Quality, Delivery, Inventory and Productivity goals. Lead and support Continuous Improvement and Lean initiatives, manufacturing documentation, data collection and analytics for review of processes, equipment requirements and new product launches. This position will be part of the Residential Operational Leadership Team and work closely with the other members of the Leadership Team to develop and execute the Five-Year Operations Strategy.


  • Lead, coach and develop staff to effectively establish a mindset of focused and measured continuous improvement utilizing lean and six sigma methodologies.
  • Partner with Manufacturing plants and Operations Team to drive continuous improvement of ongoing manufacturing processes, utilizing lean and six sigma principles and methodologies to drive targeted improvements in EHS, product quality, speed and consistency of fulfillment, total cost and process innovation.
  • Manage the overall budget for the Manufacturing Engineering Organization as well as the annual Capital Projects budget to ensure achievement of financial goals and targets, as well as drive improved return on investment for the organization.
  • Work with the Maintenance teams at each plant to maintain a robust division wide reliability/maintenance program to increase the overall equipment effectiveness.
  • Drive Design for Manufacturability best practices and work closely with New Product Development and Product Management teams to assure smooth launches of new products into the market.
  • Identify, recommend, and manage the implementation of new and upgraded manufacturing technology to continually improve our manufacturing techniques.
  • Prepare analysis of production efficiencies against standard costs and works with the plants staff to improve efficiencies in underperforming operations. Organizes and leads projects centered on productivity improvements in these processes. Defines variables and outlines plans to reduce process variance to improve material and labor efficiencies.
  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing Engineering or Industrial Management.
  • Advanced Degree in Engineering or Business Preferred.
  • Green Belt in Lean Sigma Required, Black Belt in Lean Sigma preferred.
  • Project Management Certification preferred.
  • 10-15 years in a Plant or Staff Manufacturing/Industrial Engineering position.
  • Previous Managerial Experience in a Multi Plant Environment required.
  • Experience in maintenance programs a must.
  • CI leadership role in multi plant environment desired.
  • Competencies

  • Self-driven, accountable, high integrity, open communicator
  • Strong work ethic and time management skills
  • Adept to handle various issues simultaneously and prioritize
  • Strong organizational and exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong analysis skills are required.
  • Deep knowledge of lean manufacturing systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead cross-functional teams.
  • Competent in use of MS Office Suite, Project Management tools and ERP software.
  • Open to extraordinary!

  • Posted 30+ Days Ago
  • Full time
  • R-113998
  • About Us

  • At Masonite, we understand that people are key. We are a composite of diverse people who come together by showing support and respect to one another. We hire people that demonstrate integrity under pressure. Integrity is at the foundation of everything we do. It is in each door we make, in our commitment delivery and in our honest and sincere communication. Our employees are flexible, versatile and resilient. Our ability to weather any storm, to bend without breaking, is what allows us to hear the knock and open the door with confidence, no matter whats on the other side. We hold the door open for each other and for new ideas. We want everyone to freely contribute ideas and add value, so we are positive and encouraging. This collaborative environment is what makes Masonite a transparent, fair company- one that doesnt hide behind closed doors. We continuously strive to improve both our products and our customers experiences. This drive leads us to revolutionize the door industry and help people walk through walls.

  • Associated topics: business, cost efficient, industrial engineer, manufacturing engineer, methods engineer, project, sap, supply, supply chain

    * Estimated salary

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