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Engineering - Engineering Supervisor

Industry: Manufacturing
Area: Administration and Support

Supervises the daily operations and activities of an engineering department. Responsible for formalizing work plans and directing their implementation. Assigns work to meet overall project deadlines. Evaluates progress on projects and suggests changes. Interprets policies and procedures and ensures they are followed within the department. Responsible for the training and development of subordinate staff. Responsible for financial budgets at the department level. Directly supervises engineers and technicians in the department, with the authority to hire/terminate/promote and make compensation decisions for subordinate staff. Normally possesses and applies comprehensive knowledge in field of specialization. Knowledge significantly crosses engineering fields. Capable of clearly defining organizational approaches to complex and/or large projects.

Work Settings

Office setting; Coordinate activities; Practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services. The average workweek is 40 hours. While many manufacturers operate 24 hours/day, this position usually works during first shift.


Usually requires BS in engineering and 8+ years of engineering experience including some project management experience.


Average annual earnings in CNY in 2005 were $100,030 with an average annual bonus of $6,650.

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