Sparton - Watertown Engineering Supervisor in Watertown, South Dakota

Basic Purpose of Position:Position has responsibility to manage assigned project engineering goals and objectives for the engineering department. Manages and reports the status of engineering projects within the group. Demonstrates a high level of technical expertise in an engineering discipline. Has an in-depth understanding of Sparton business goals, and provides the engineering leadership required to support goal attainment.Primary or Major Responsibilities:Manages an Engineering Department to support the continuing growth and success of the Sparton Business plan.Responsible for ensuring projects are completed on schedule, meet technical requirements and financial goals, with emphasis on performance excellence.Provide direction and leadership to the engineers within the department.May interface directly with customers through presentations, meetings, or other communication media to represent Sparton.Establish measurements and reports for progress to meet project and/or departmental goals.Present reports as required by management.Assigns specific job tasks to engineers and teams for completion as well as monitor progress.Determine requirements for materials, and or equipment for engineering projects, and ensure all required tooling, equipment and materials are available for the engineering group.Uses Sparton policies and procedures to complete work assignments, and ensures group employees adhere to the Sparton policies and procedures.All other duties as assigned.Safety:Ensure that all assignments are performed in compliance with all applicable Federal, State, Provincial and Company safetyand healthregulations, and where applicable, proper personal protective equipmentis utilized.