Engineering Manager

City:  Tacoma
State:  WA
Country/Region:  US


PABCO Roofing is looking for our next Engineering Manager. This could be you if you value building trusting, Meaningful Relationships, and are an expert in project management, with a background in manufacturing. This is a demanding but fulfilling position in our Asphalt Shingle plant located on The Port of Tacoma. Our family-owned company values how we treat our employees, and we believe that it's the people we work with that make the mission worth it. The Meaningful Relationships we build don't just stop at the door, plant management for PABCO includes fostering connections in our community with our vendors, contractors, and internally with plant personnel.


The mission is to create the best shingle in the market. This requires an unwavering commitment to our Continual Improvement value with the ability to be a leader in change management.


Here are the details, we look forward to hearing from you!


  • Supervises the Engineering team, checking their finished work and offering mentorship and guidance on desired outcomes.
  • Ensures departmental project and job planning meets the needs of the plant.
  • Creates and maintains training plans to keep staff up to date on equipment and changing technology.
  • Utilizes PM and CMMS systems, and all avenues of communication, to keep key stakeholders up to date about project.
  • Uses education and experience to create long-term plans for Engineering capital improvements and presents the business case for these improvements to plant leadership.
  • Trains, promotes, disciplines, and terminates subordinate personnel.
  • Skilled communication and relationship management exercised with vendors, contractors, and plant personnel.
  • Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and government regulatory agencies and ensures that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • Manages Projects & Contractors for Capital Projects




  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering; and
  • four (4) years related experience in a Leadership position in the field of manufacturing; or
  • equivalent combination of education and experience.

Communication Ability:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general important documents in relation to equipment, PLC’s, technical procedures, or government regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers, co-workers, and vendors.



Local Wages:  Annual salary range of $120k-$140k, this is an Exempt level position


PABCO Roofing Products is proud to offer the following benefits to employees who meet eligibility requirements:


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401K
  • Profit Sharing Retirement
  • Opportunity for annual bonus
  • Vacation accrual starts at two weeks
  • Sick time accrued in accordance with State law
  • 10 Paid Holidays per year


*Variables in stated pay may be attributed to education, experience, regional location, minimum wages, and internal promotions may include factors such as merit and seniority. We practice equal opportunity employment and are a safety sensitive, drug free workplace.



Nearest Major Market: Tacoma