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Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor

Gray Court, South Carolina
29 Jul 2022

We are looking for a new colleague to join our Assembly Engineering Department at our plant in Gray Court, SC!

Position Summary: The Engineering Supervisor is responsible for leading a team of engineers for all manufacturing engineering activities in the assembly lines at the ZF Transmissions plant in Gray Court, SC. Work integrally with multiple departments to analyze process problems and troubleshoot assembly equipment. Select, implement, and optimize equipment in the facility. Direct and develop technical staff reporting to him/her.


  • Lead a group of engineers of different levels in the day to day activities.
  • Coordinate, assign and manage team projects and activities.
  • Interview, select, train and develop employees.
  • Manage multiple departmental projects simultaneously.
  • Continuously improve and upgrade equipment and processes.
  • Leads communication between multiple departments and management levels.
  • Oversees the plan for work force utilization, space requirements, workflow and designs layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.
  • Confers with manufacturing engineers and design staff concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods.
  • Oversees the development of product specifications for the purchase of equipment, materials, tooling, fixturing or parts, according to specifications and quality standards.
  • Analyze production times, staffing requirements and related costs of production equipment to provide information for management decisions.
  • Organize teams to estimate future manufacturing requirements and potential to ensure that the quality of the product produced meets all customer requirements.
  • Leads projects for existing production and new programs using APQP and Lean principles to meet timing and budget as well as performance.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and a minimum of 8 years of Engineering experience (experience in high-volume manufacturing is a must).
  • Hands-on experience is a must.
  • Strong verbal, presentation and written communication skills as well as the ability to communicate effectively and professionally.
  • Demonstrated successful project management experience and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to coordinate multiple projects simultaneously and effectively.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite and CAD software.
  • Ability/willingness to travel both domestically and internationally.

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  • Job Reference: 671168509-2
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: ZF Group
  • Location: Gray Court, South Carolina
  • Salary: On Application