Title: Electrical Engineering Manager

Category: Industrial Mfg

Location: BeginRight – Portland Metro Area

Pay: $80k-100k DOE

Length: Direct Hire

Experience: 5+ years

Testing: UA & Criminal BKGD

Position Available: Electrical Engineering Manager

Department:  Palletizer Electrical Engineering

Pay:  Salary Exempt, Grade I


  • Manages the Palletizer Engineering department to plan and complete projects
  • Determines project feasibility by identifying and forecasting costs and collaborates with sales team to define project requirements
  • Coordinates projects with Palletizer staff to keep them up to date on project progress, risks and opportunities by preparing weekly updates
  • Coordinates with Sales to prioritize R&D projects along with production work
  • Improves Palletizer Engineering quality and productivity within each phase of projects (engineering, production and installation)
  • Fosters quality improvements by conducting design reviews, testing new designs and inspecting pre-released designs
  • Directs equipment research and development
  • Complies with safety standards
  • Contributes to the divisional strategic planning efforts
  • Leads the continuous improvement effort


  • Proficient in Movex, Vault, SalesForce.com and Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Proficient in Rockwell’s suite of PLC programming tools and ControlLogixs
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal communication, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong technical aptitude; has the ability to deal with abstract and concrete variables with a high attention to detail
  • Advanced management and leadership skills, has the ability to inspire and motivate staff
  • Experience with analyzing job results and planning workflow


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Processional Engineering (PE) license preferred
  • Seven years of professional and management experience


*** Please send resume to ehendrickson@beginright.com

Posted: October 12, 2014