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This position is responsible for spearheading the production of all HMI products under our products and services team.  You will be responsible for ensuring our products are manufactured and sourced to the highest professional standards.  We aren’t looking for someone who enjoys their 9-5 and fills out TPS cover sheets for fun.  We are looking for someone to help us grow our business, produce our world class products in a high quality and repeatable manner, and ensure that any repair and maintenance requests from customers are completed to our exceptionally high standards.  We are looking for innovation and people who aren’t afraid to do things differently. The candidate we choose for this role will have full stack control, including maintenance and necessary upgrades to HMI’s inventory system, as well as our workflow management systems.   


  • Development and management of our production teams (from engineering to technicians).
  • On time production of HMI’s world class technology.
  • Management of our inventory system.
  • Work with engineering to ensure that DFMR has been completed for mature product lines.
  • Design and manage production lines for HMI technologies.
  • Management of our inventory systems.
  • Ensure minimum product stocks are correct and filled.
  • Obtain compliance certifications as necessary.



  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical engineering (or production engineering)
  • At least eight (8) years of work experience in a manufacturing setting
  • At least two (2) years of recent experience managing production for products
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
  • Able to work within strict deadlines.


  • At least ten (10) years of work experience
  • Experience within the automotive, aerospace, or robotics industries.
  • Large scale production and rollout experience
  • Experience in a startup environment


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


This section provides specific physical demands and work environment representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. 

Work is primarily sedentary in nature. However, the duties of this job, will require the ability to walk; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus.


This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.

While performing some duties of this job, the employee may be required to travel domestically and / or internationally. This role may also require exposure to a variety of construction and/or offshore platform job sites. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. 

The performance of this position will require exposure to the manufacturing areas, which may require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses with side shields and mandatory hearing protection.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 


Houston Mechatronics, Inc (HMI) is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, immigration status, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.


In addition, HMI is a federal contractor required to adhere to the Arms Export Control Act of 1976 which governs the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).  As a result, this position may include access to export-controlled information that is subject to US export control laws. Export control laws require employers to restrict access to export-controlled information or to obtain export licenses for non-U.S. person employees if their positions require access to information governed by ITAR. The ITAR defines a U.S. person means a person (as defined in §120.14 of this part) who is a lawful permanent resident as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) or who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) which includes certain temporary residents and refugees and asylees. HMI does not obtain export licenses for these positions. 


HMI is a government contractor required to comply with the 14042 Executive Order, which requires all federal contractors/employees to be fully vaccinated. Successful applicants must be willing to confirm they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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