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Sr Engineering and Automation Manager

Jabil Inc.
Florence, KY 41042
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At Jabil we strive to make ANYTHING POSSIBLE and EVERYTHING BETTER. With over 260,000 diverse, talented and dedicated employees across 100 locations in 30 countries, our vision is to be the most technologically advanced and trusted manufacturing solutions provider. We combine an unmatched breadth and depth of end-market experience, technical and design capabilities, manufacturing know-how, supply chain insights and global product management expertise to enable success for the worlds leading brands. We are driven by a common purpose to make a positive impact for each other, our communities, and the environment.

The Sr Engineering Manager drives functional excellence at a global level in the use of manufacturing systems, materials and equipment, providing support and guidance to all levels of Jabil Business Sectors and Manufacturing Operations. This role supports business development efforts with current and/or future customers and development or implementation of global engineering strategies.


  • Manages global ME (manufacturing engineering) activities with focus on key operational metrics for the organization across all business sectors.

  • Reduces manufacturing cost by optimizing processes and systems, e.g., modification of responsibilities or consolidation of tasks, elimination of non-value-added processes, and use of Best Practices.

  • Introduces new manufacturing processes emerging from Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) or transferred with new customers into the Jabil sustaining manufacturing organization.

  • Collects global manufacturing engineering feedback and identifies issues to be addressed by ME or other global functions.

  • Defines, develops, and implements ME strategies which support overall objectives, business development and Jabils strategic directions.

  • Executes ME activities in alignment with Jabil strategies, organizational goals and technology roadmap

  • Demonstrates a good understanding of LEAN Six Sigma and actively promotes the core principles throughout the organization

  • Creates training tools, documents and procedures for global baseline ME competency training at sites.

  • Develops and administers training programs from level one (ME I) to Subject Matter Expert (SME).

  • Provides tactical support to resolve critical technical issues as required.

  • Communicates at all levels of the organization at a global level.

  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


  • Expert knowledge Engineering philosophies and processes

  • Demonstrated expertise in Manufacturing Support Systems and business process analysis

  • Ability to analyze problems, identify root causes and provide efficient solutions.

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with good oral and written communication skills.

  • Project management and team leadership experience with ability to work in a global matrix organization

  • Demonstrated ability to implement change and application of Lean and Six Sigma Methodology

  • Candidate will be responsible to develop and deploy a comprehensive automation strategy for our region.


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, or equivalent engineering discipline or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience.

  • 10+ years recent experience in electronics manufacturing industry, preferably in a global environment

Jabil, including its subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Posted: 2021-11-21 Expires: 2021-12-20
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