Manager, R&D


Manager, R&D

Allentown, PA


Sector: Nuclear R&D

Category: Engineering

We are assisting our client, a Fortune 500 manufacturing company with an R&D Manager search near Bethlehem, PA. The R&D Manager will be responsible for in developing and executing product development programs for the pump product portfolio. The plant is held as the center of excellence within the organisation.

What This Role Offers:

  • Competitive Base Salary + Annual Bonus
  • Company-paid pension plan!!!
  • Benefits Starting Day 1 (Medical, Dental, Vision, Etc)
  • 401(k) 6% company match
  • Generous PTO plan that is above industry standards


  • Foster cooperation between M&T, Technology Development, and Business Unit personnel with respect to the development of new products and/or services
  • Provide technical and thought leadership to the engineering team and on a cross-functional basis
  • Ensure product safety and regulatory compliance through implementation of rigorous design control procedures and protocols
  • Provide the lead in implementing new technology, resulting from successful applied research and development projects into the pump product portfolio


  • B.S. Degree in Engineering or related
  • 8-10 years of experience
  • Industrial experience and demonstrated experience in a supervisory position over technical staff within the rotating equipment industry

Total Compensation:

  • $140,000 – $160,000
  • Annual bonus program

Josh Futrel

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Josh Futrel


Josh joined Thomas Thor in 2021 as a Sr. Recruitment Consultant. His position includes the creation and execution of effective search strategies and the management of clients and candidates. Josh comes to Thomas Thor with a background in recruitment. During his 8+ years in search, he has completed over 100 assignments, in a variety of areas including operations, human resources, manufacturing, engineering, quality, Environmental health & safety (EHS), and accounting. He has a complete understanding of the marketplace, compensation programs, and delivering value-added results to customers nationwide.

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