Craig Osterday

Director of Engineering, Champion GSE

Craig Osterday leads all Champion GSE product design, engineering and manufacturing functions, including design, validation, release, process development, testing and tooling implementation to manufacture specialty shipping containers and jet engine stands for commercial and military aviation.

An accomplished executive engineering manager with global leadership in engineering, strategic planning, staffing, budgeting, project management, and marketing technical performance, Craig’s extensive experience helps him inspire and lead engineering and cross-functional teams to develop and implement breakthrough products and meet or exceed customer demands while applying real commercial value in the global market. 

Craig’s expertise includes:

  • Enthusiastic innovative leadership
  • Processes and equipment
  • Advanced product development
  • Product engineering
  • Greenfield sites
  • AutoCAD/Unigraphics/Robotics
  • Procurement
  • Six Sigma Green Belt certified
  • Operational excellence

Craig obtained both his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and his master’s degree in business administration from the University of Dayton.