Lead Design Engineer

Website Chart Industries

Lead Design Engineer Job Highlights

Title Design Engineer Lead
Type Full Time
Experience 7 Years
Function Engineering/IT
Location Duluth, GA, United States
Company Chart Industries

Company Profile

Chart Industries focuses on the design of cryogenic equipment and manufactures highly engineered equipment servicing multiple applications in Energy and Industrial Gas.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Lead Design Engineer who will ensure the CAD design team is consistently supplying our manufacturing facility with on-time, high-quality designs that meet our internal and external stakeholders’ needs.

Key priorities for this role include scheduling the team’s workload, developing team members, improving/automating processes, and maintaining the quality of the team’s output.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from a college/university

Work Experience

  • Possess a minimum 7 years of relevant design and drafting experience in an industrial environment
  • Water Treatment experience (preferred)
  • Previous supervisory/managerial experience (preferred)


  • Communicate effectively with internal departments within Chart
  • Conduct team collaboration meetings for training, project tracking, and team challenges
  • Implement enhanced training and onboarding processes for new and existing employees
  • Lead and mentor a team of designers for tasks at hand and career development
  • Manage drawing practices to meet industry and Chart standards
  • Manage team workload to meet customer demands and the manufacturing schedule
  • Manage workload of offsite design resources
  • Promote and maintain a positive work environment
  • Regularly meet with individual team members to provide appropriate feedback


  • Knowledge and experience designing for common manufacturing processes such as machining, metal stamping/spinning, plastic injection molding, welding, sheet metal fabrication, 3D printing, etc.
  • Must have an in-depth working knowledge of Solid Works and PDM/PLM systems (AutoCAD experience is a plus)



  • Flexible medical, vision, and dental plans
  • 24/7 access to telephone doctors


  • Generous paid time off and holidays
  • Leaves of absence (family medical, bereavement, personal, sabbatical)
  • Remote work options


  • Financial planning services
  • 401(k) and Employee Stock Purchase plans
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Health Spending Account (HSA)

Employer’s Statement

Chart Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.chartindustries.com.

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