Join a growing R&D group of an international company with over 5200 employees in 30 countries. This is a high visibility role!
The company is a global one but has a Midwestern feel with Midwest family values. They are currently renovating their main offices and creating a more open office environment with both standing and sitting desks. This company has low turnover. Other perks include being eligible for benefits from day one, 401K with matching, and relocation assistance.
Located southwest of Kansas City, you get to enjoy the best of both worlds: the relaxing countryside along the Marais Des Cygnes river with the option to travel into the city for baseball, football, NASCAR, and performing arts. Low cost of living area too! Or, if you prefer to live in or near the city, you can zip down I-35 for your commute.
R&D Engineering Manager Job Summary:
In this position you will manage a team of engineers. You will also serve as the technical manager for all the systems design regarding products within the Terminal Tractors / Mobile Equipment division.
Terminal tractors are also referred to as spotter trucks or yard trucks and are small semi-trucks that you may find at warehouse and distribution operations, shipping ports, rail terminals, etc.
You will oversee all development and design as it relates to electric, mechatronics/automation, electric drive, cabins, mechanics/analysis, hydraulics and power train.