World Cat hiring Product Development (PD) Engineering Manager

World Cat

 

Product Development (PD) Engineering Manager

Located in Eastern North Carolina, World Cat is the leading catamaran powerboat builder in the World.  Committed to safety and quality, we are proud to recommend our products to friends and family.  We are seeking a PD Engineering Manager to continue our recent growth.

Job Summary:

This job requires strong analytical and technical abilities and demands fast, but carefully thought-out results. Strong leadership and control of the work process from beginning to end is necessary. The job centers around developing new ideas, systems and technology, and also analyzing and improving on old ones. A high level of expertise is expected and the ability to spot and correct errors is important. Work must be done right and quickly, while always focusing on accomplishing the goal and demanding the highest quality work from co-workers and subordinates. Interest and energy focuses primarily on the work at hand, with negligible inclination for small talk or social involvement. The broad scope of the job demands a factual, direct and authoritative style of communication. Decision-making, though swift, is very calculated and singular, with little reliance on consensus or collaborating opinions.

Primary responsibilities and duties:

  • Provide engineering leadership within the Product Development Engineering team
  • Manage the development of new products and enhancements of our existing products
  • Assist manufacturing in the prototyping of new products into production
  • Ensure all models are in compliance with ABYC standards
  • Ensure accuracy of 3D digital mockup (DMU) for all new products and product refreshes
  • Ensure accuracy of BOMS for all new products and product refreshes
  • Ensure daily tasks of the PDE team aligns with company priorities and goals
  • Provide status updates on projects to Senior Leadership Team

Qualifications​:

  • Minimum 5 years engineering and/or engineering management experience in boat building industry
  • Minimum 3 years in leadership
  • Proficient in MS Office applications and/or Google Suite
  • Proficient in MS Project or other similar project management software
  • Capable of 3D CAD modeling and usage
  • Ability to work in team environment
  • Ability to multitask
  • BS degree in Engineering

To Apply:  Email resume to careers@nullworldcat.com  or mail resume to World Cat 1090 West St James ST, Tarboro, NC  27886

 

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