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Senior Manager, Manufacturing Engineering

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Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-9999034487


Senior Manager, Manufacturing Engineering 

Location: Batu Kawan, Penang

We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.


  • Oversees the planning, development, implementation and maintenance of manufacturing methods, processes and operations for new and existing products. 
  • Ensures the effective use of materials, equipment, and personnel i n producing quality products at minimum costs. 
  • Acts as liaison with engineering in releasing new products. 
  • Develops systems to maintain report s and record keeping of company products. 
  • Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function. 


  • Requires BS/BA degree or equivalent with 10 or more years of related experience and 5 or more years of direct management experience. 
  • The ideal individual must have proven ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment. 
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and organizational skills. Managing multiple projects simultaneously. 
  • Ability to coordinate priorities and initiatives. 
  • Outstanding management skills, including diplomacy, clear communication style and employee development. 
  • High level of skill in developing, mentoring, empowering, managing, and supporting staff. 
  • Excellent planning and problem solving skills with the ability to work in a fast paced and limited resource environment. 
  • Dynamic, motivated, and results oriented creative thinker.



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