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Process Engineer Manager

Posted on Oct 29, 2022 by A to Z Drying

Osage, IA 50461
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Job description

This is a management position, supporting the manufacturing operations to meet the needs of our biotechnology customers. The primary objective is to meet customer production expectations while managing labor costs and quality. This job entails a combination of production floor work and office work.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the scheduling to maximize productivity and minimize production cost while meeting the level of quality required by customers and regulatory agencies. Schedule, supervise and delegate work assignments for operator personnel.
  • Analyzing and planning work force utilization, space requirements, workflow, manufacturing methods to promote process and value stream improvements.
  • Complete equipment repair/upgrades, capital project planning/execution, and process improvements within established budget, safety, and regulatory targets.
  • Train and develop manufacturing staff of 15-20 operators through continuous hands on training.
  • Communicate and assist R&D as needed.
  • Oversee that all process are completed according to manufacturing directions and proper documentation is completed accurately and concisely by you and your staff.
  • Responsible for the adherence of internal procedures, policies and documentation requirements.
  • Develop and execute projects, plans and programs relating to production functions. Assist other departments/lines as needed.
  • Will need to support R&D on projects.
  • Conduct the orientation and training of production employees on quality policies, procedures and documentation; communicate high standards of quality and cleanliness, and maintain good employee morale to facilitate production efficiencies.
  • Ensure compliance with workplace safety policies, environmental regulations, and operational procedures to foster a safe work environment.
  • Perform department safety inspections and investigate accidents; take corrective action as needed.
  • Ensure the proper maintenance is performed and recommend replacement or modification of existing equipment as needed
  • Maintain effective communication with quality control, engineering, office staff, and human resources to ensure production objectives and results are incorporated into divisional strategies.
  • Coach supervisors in the management of their department personnel including training, planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance, addressing complaints and resolving problems.
  • Demonstrate professional leadership and commitment in administrating the company's values.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Field
  • Strong communication skills and good management ability are a necessity. The ability to relate well and maintain constructive working relationships with others across all levels of the organization is essential.
  • Strong desire to identify operational improvement opportunities and lead this effort as necessary
  • Must be able to relocate to Osage, IA Community school district

A to Z Drying, Inc. offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Life Insurance, Dental & Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, 401K with employer match, and Holiday Pay

Company Profile:

A to Z Drying, Inc. is an Iowa corporation with production facilities in Osage, Iowa. Founded in 1972, A to Z Drying, Inc. offers custom spray drying, blending, packaging and warehousing. A to Z Drying, Inc. provides cost-effective manufacturing for biotechnology companies.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $75,000.00 - $80,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Signing bonus

Reference: 1774510862

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