Our client, the largest provider of temperature controlled distribution services in the US is seeking a Senior Engineering Manager to join their team at their Corporate Office in Atlanta, GA (Perimeter/Sandy Springs area).

Lead design concepting for new and existing facilities, layouts, bidding, material handling and refrigeration engineering.  Lead costing efforts of proposed projects ranging from building modifications, storage rack design, and refrigeration systems design. Scope facility renovations to match new or changing business requirements and provide capital estimates with supplier support.

 Primary Responsibilities & Essential Functions:

Develop preliminary concepts for projects, budget costs and proposed project schedules.
Develop racking designs for storage requirements for various businesses and product type
Direct in-house ACAD efforts to layout facility and provide drawing solutions and/or modifications clearly, in executive-type presentation
Provide thought leadership around how to use existing facilities or best re-deploy assets
Assist in supplier selection phase in developing detailed RFPs for obtaining competitive bids: analyze bids to determine successful providers.
Work with various general contractors in developing solutions for lighting, fire protection, refrigeration and general construction
Assist business development solutions group with cost justifications for proposed projects
Work with regional maintenance managers and facility management to develop layouts, cost estimates and implementation schedules
Maintain a database of construction, material handling, refrigeration and equipment benchmarks to support future projects
Support cross-functional teams in solutions development and project qualification (engineering, sales, finance, legal, field maintenance, operations) …
Provide refrigeration engineering support as needed (analysis, equipment recommendations)
Keep abreast of the latest technology in building design, refrigeration systems, controls and evaluate for applications for use in Company facilities.
Other duties as assigned.

Experience and Skills
Qualifications/Additional Skills:

Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar and 7-10 years experience in HVAC, construction, or mechanical design REQUIRED
Good verbal and written communication and strong analytical skills
Solid decision-making and project management skills
The ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
Problem analysis and problem resolution at both a strategic and functional level
Ability to excel in team working environment
Strong customer orientation
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, able to interact with all management levels within the organization, both up and down as well as with external contacts.
Solid computer skills required, primarily with Microsoft Excel and Project software. Knowledge and skills using AutoCAD drafting software is a plus.
Must be able to travel approximately 25% to 50%.

salary range is $95K - $120K.
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