JOB DETAILS
ENGINEERING MANAGER-HVACR
Location   UAE
Salary   
Sector   Industrial Manufacturers
Job Type   Full Time
Date   22/06/2014
Job Ref No   LOBO/4267/2014

Company Profile

Our Client continues to be a leading force in the air conditioning market in the UAE. Through a joint venture with the world’s number one manufacturer, delivery of the latest and most innovative products is galvanized. Service of the highest standards is ensured to customers. Environment has always been a top concern for the organisation and hence friendly gases and energy efficient equipment, ahead of the regulatory requirements, are targeted to exceed the strictest standards. A large trained service capability allows the company to guarantee optimal performance of its equipment, assure customer satisfaction and provide for an award winning after sales team.

Job Description

Lead in Product specifications standardization by setting an engineering system which could bridge between Sales, Marketing, Production Planning & Control, Production Engineering, Electronics R& D and HVACR R & D.  Act as main source of theoretical engineering head for the company. The job includes developing and maintaining product technical submittals, catalogs, design data and testing procedures.

 

In addition, the manager will be responsible for developing Products testing laboratories and supervise production machinery for maximum and cost effective utilization in association with Production engineering.

 

The manager will also be responsible for preparing and approving materials and components for manufacturing and Products. The manager will ensure standardization, effective and cost saving ways of procurement for the company.

 

The position will require 25% travelling within the UAE may require international travel.

 

Principle Accountabilities:

 

Optimize design solutions for manufacturing as well as continuous upgrade of products.

Ensuring BOM are available and documented for all standard & nonstandard products, routing and costing is done before Work Order goes to production.

 In collaboration with R & D department facilitate to design new products, modify existing designs, improve production techniques, and develop product  test procedures;

Prepare and control department budget, forecast operating costs of department, and direct preparation of budget requests;

Products must meet requirements for safety, quality, agency listings, profitability, sales performance and durability;

Establishes a dynamic, highly motivated, engineering team with outstanding competencies in the company’s core technologies and processes;

Ensures that quality materials and supplies are available to produce products in a timely fashion and develop standards and specification of material;

Identify material suppliers and develop sourcing techniques;

Assist PPC for the development of material requirements in a timely fashion keeping in view the import lead time and Implement and sustain continuous improvement processes which reduce inventory amounts while improving responsiveness to material and supply. Measurable results are unplanned downtime due to lack of availability of parts;

Assist in Lean Manufacturing and quality control program; Identify production constraints and recommend course of action to alleviate constraints;

Conduct on job training for junior engineers, production staff and supervisors

Develop a annual plan for in house formal training of Engineers, Production staff, production supervisors and after sales services staff.

 

 

General

Other duties as and when assigned by the management.

ERP system (when available)

Must believe in team work.

Energetic and willing to work for long hours

Target oriented and expected to meet deadlines.

A Self-starter and should be able to work independently

Ability to take initiatives and work proactively

Should understand and operate technical software; facilitate to upgrade existing software and facilitate in developing new software.

Candidate Profile

Degree in Mechnail or Industrial Engineering More than 6 Years’ Experience in similar role and HVAC OEM Manufacturer. Proficient with ERP. Well versed with FAT testing, Product Spec Development etc.