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Evoqua Water Technologies Engineering Manager in Thomasville, Georgia

About Evoqua Water Technologies

Evoqua Water Technologies is a leading provider of mission critical water and wastewater treatment solutions, offering a broad portfolio of products, services and expertise to support industrial, municipal and recreational customers who value water. Evoqua has worked to protect water, the environment and its employees for more than 100 years, earning a reputation for quality, safety and reliability around the world. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company operates in more than 160 locations across ten countries. Serving more than 38,000 customers and 200,000 installations worldwide.

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Position Summary

The Manufacturing Engineering Manager is accountable to the continued progression of the advanced manufacturing within the Thomasville, GA Operations. This role is responsible to lead and develop the local Manufacturing Engineering, Maintenance and Machining personnel through formal development plans and mentorship. This Manager will work directly with the site leadership team to develop annual strategic deployment plans and lead key business initiatives to improve our customer offerings. This role will also join a team of like individuals across various plants to gain enterprise perspective, share leading practices, and drive standardization.

What we can offer you

Benefits for the Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Self-Managed time off

Paid Holidays

Dollar-for-dollar 401k match up to 4% of annual salary, with a profit-sharing component becoming available after 1 year of employment.

Customizable benefits package with a multitude of options. Benefits effective immediately provided enrollment is completed within 30 days of hire date.

Career progression plans

Reward and Recognition Programs

Tuition Reimbursement

Paid parental leave

Flexible Spending Account options

Company Wellness Program

Employee Discount Program

Retirement Plan

Core Responsibilities and Tasks

Core Responsibilities and Tasks for the Manufacturing Engineering & Quality Manager

Live our culture and exemplify our Growth Enabling Behaviors to be highly enabled to deliver, highly empowered to succeed and highly accountable to lead

Lead the Manufacturing Engineering, Maintenance and Machining teams in the Thomasville Operations

Develop a roadmap for advanced manufacturing initiatives to improve Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost

Lead initiative for machining insourcing and capability expansion

Drive projects to completion and evaluating effectiveness of countermeasures

Lead the implementation of the (eLM) Evoqua Lean Management System for the Thomasville Operations

Provide input and feedback to the corporate (eLM) Evoqua Lean Management System

Lead kaizen to drive change and mentor other through kata process

Lead root cause analysis determination and drive the implementation of preventative actions

Actively participate in the plant Strategic Deployment process

Act as a change agent to implement key business initiatives

Position Requirements for the Manufacturing Engineering & Quality Manager

Position Requirements


BS Degree in Engineering required

10+ years experience in Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering, Operations and/or Maintenance

5+ years managerial experience


Experience implementing lean framework and kaizen activity

Ability to affectively lead projects to completion with sustained results

Ability to read and comprehend blueprints with GD&T and welding symbols

Experience in machining preferred

Additional Details for the Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Additional Details



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