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Director, Engineering in Escondido, CA at Lucas Group

Date Posted: 3/3/2019

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Job Description

Engineering Managers and Engineering Directors who wish to be part of a growing team, with leadership that is down to earth, continue reading. 

We are looking for a technical leader that is capable of hiring and inspiring new engineers and leading the existing team through our growth (50% over last year with 50% projections for next year).  Our business is unique in a way we design, manufacture, and test our products for various customers.  Our engineering team has a solid foundation but with the new business, we need an engineering leader that can execute.  We have customers globally and our customers range from NASA to sole proprietorship.

Some of your responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of 89 engineers (looking to double next year)
  • Manage multiple projects
  • Oversight of Finite Element Modeling
  • Meeting customers
  • Engineering reports
  • Ensure FAA regulations are met


  • BS in Engineering
  • At least 5 years of leading team of engineers in manufacturing environment meeting FAA regulations
  • Must be able to become a Company Designated Engineering Representative
  • Career progression in aerospace manufacturing environment
Location: Lake Elsinore, CA