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Manager, Manufacturing Engineering


Job Description

Baltimore Aircoil Company is the global leader in sustainable solutions for evaporative cooling, thermal storage, and heat transfer equipment. The corporate headquarters is located in Howard County, Maryland, near Baltimore.

Our equipment is found in residential and commercial buildings to keep people comfortable, supermarket and cold storage warehouses to protect food and perishables, and industrial processes and power installations to improve efficiency and productivity. We are passionate about enhancing the quality of life through our technologies that reduce energy, water, and chemical usage. As a global leader, we are committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results.



The Manufacturing Engineering Manager is responsible for leading BAC North America manufacturing operations. This position will have an in-depth knowledge of manufacturing systems and lead the consolidation and alignment of operations for the region. Manufacturing Engineering Manager will be responsible to define, communicate and collaborate execution of a broad array of manufacturing subjects affecting plant operations and programs.



  • Lead and drive significant industrial/manufacturing engineering projects that apply to BAC North America plants in the areas of products, processes, equipment, tooling, material handling and facilities.

  • Provide leadership to North American operations team of engineers to guide not only processes and capabilities of the business but also foster and influence best practices in the region.

  • Design and execute profilt improvement projects and facilitate plan initiatives at or below cost annually inclusive of materials, labor, overhead, design and equipment.

  • Communicate manufacturing information among plants in an effort to share knowledge and benefits company-wide.

  • Partner with Plant Managers on capital budgets, equipment selection and plant layout

  • Act as manufacturing consultant to leadership and communication with other regional BAC manufacturing locations.

  • Participate in global sharing of new technology/equipment and collaborate on selected projects that may have global impact

  • Develop and mentor team of employees through leadership development and effective goal setting and achievement.


  • The Manufacturing Engineering Manager will report to the Director, North America Operations and will lead a team of North American manufacturing engineers. As part of the Operations Team, the Manufacturing Engineering Manager will have significant interaction with cross functional teams at all levels of the business. This position will lead a team of engineers.


  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering required; Mechanical, Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering preferred.

  • 7+ years of experience in high volume, high variability manufacturing with a minimum of 5 years in leadership roles

  • Demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing and production systems

  • In-depth knowledge of sheet metal fabrication, steel tube fabrication/bending, welding, coatings, thermoforming, and automation

  • Demonstrated understanding and implementation of innovation and support of continuous improvement initiatives.


    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk up to 50% of the time. Working conditions include those of a normal construction environment, as well as standard hazards associated with installed HVAC equipment and rotating equipment. This position requires occasional lifting of up to 30 lbs, and domestic travel of 30% of the time.

  • BAC is a division of Amsted Industries, a 100% employee-owned company. We offer a very competitive benefit package which includes medical, dental, life, and disability insurance. We also offer two retirement savings programs: (1) an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP) which is fully company paid and (2) a 401(k) plan. Other benefits include 11 paid holidays per year, vacation time ranging from two to five weeks per year, tuition reimbursement, a wellness program featuring a fitness room at our corporate headquarters and much, much more. Baltimore Aircoil Company is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.