Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-MO-Joplin
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  • Responsibilities

    Ongoing Job Responsibilities:

    • Position is responsible for leadership of Silver Zinc Battery Technical team; supervising both existing designs and the development and qualification of new battery designs
    • Supply leadership and direction to engineering staff and department; assign projects to engineers within department
    • Responsible for engineering personnel decisions and training
    • Establish and maintain departmental procedures and best practices
    • Supervise material quality and improvement processes to enhance the capabilities and production of thermal batteries
    • Drive technical data package accuracy and clarity
    • Lead problem resolution and corrective action teams to improve thermal batteries and resolve issues
    • Lead customer interface for technical discussions concerning thermal batteries
    • Provide technical and design input into company business decisions concerning thermal battery department

    Key Objectives:

    • Drive technical designs to facilitate meeting company AOP goals
    • Maintain and improve EaglePicher’s technical position within the industry

    Leadership Competencies:

    • Become the recognized silver zinc battery expert both within the company and the industry
    • Build relationships within the department to foster loyalty to the department and to the company
    • Train employees to become the experts within their projects
    • Manage personnel with compassion within the company guidelines
    • Provide coaching/counseling to staff to hold to standards
    • Initiate thermal battery improvement projects to enhance performance, affordability, manufacturability, or all of the above


    • 5 years of battery project engineering experience in a manufacturing environment
    • Minimal Education level Required: Bachelor of Science in a technical field
    • Preferred Educational Level (if applicable): Master’s degree in an engineering field

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