Manager, Sustaining Product Engineering in Norcross, GA at Arconic

Date Posted: 10/15/2019

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Job Description

Arconic is currently in search of a Manager, Product Maintenance, to join our Kawneer business. This position is in Norcross, GA.
Kawneer is the leading manufacturer of architectural aluminum products and systems for the commercial construction industry. Kawneer is part of Arconic’s global Building and Construction Systems (BCS) business unit, which manufactures and markets architectural systems and products in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. 
Reporting to the Director, Global Product Engineering, the Manager, Product Maintenance will be a critical member of the Engineering and Product Development teams and is responsible for acquisition, documenting, prioritizing and leading product maintenance activities.  The primary purpose of this position is to improve engineering documentation and associated downstream quality.
Major Activities
  • Manage and improve product maintenance process and reduction of portfolio risk
  • Contribute to engineering standards and promote deployment and use across Kawneer locations
  • Review Engineering Change Orders. 
  • Provide technical support to Development Teams, Front End, Manufacturing and Sales teams
  • Review material specifications, vendor data and qualification test results of vendor components
  • Mentors Product Engineering and Design staff


Basic Qualifications:
  • Associate Degree in Architecture, Engineering or other related technical degree
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Engineering
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated Product Knowledge and Engineering Documentation knowledge
  • Knowledge of risk management and/or FMEA methods
  • Conflict management and resolution skills
  • Must be able to directly interface with Engineering functional leaders
  • Proven track record of managing multiple projects
  • Experience in Architectural Products field