Employee Excellence Award April 2024: Chris Maciel

by rhett williams

Employee Excellence Award April 2024: Chris Maciel

In the heart of Industrial Injection's engine shop lies a silent force, The employee excellence award recipient goes by the name of Chris Maciel, the newest recipient of the Employee Excellence Award, and one of the finest engine builders in our ranks.

Since joining our team, Chris has been more than just an employee; he's been a catalyst for transformation, propelling our engine shop to unprecedented heights through his unwavering dedication and relentless work ethic. With every turn of the wrench and every meticulously crafted component, Chris has reshaped the landscape of our operations, setting new benchmarks for excellence in engine building.

Chris's impact on our team has been nothing short of revolutionary. He ramped up engines from 150 in 2022 to 330 engines last year and we are on record pace this year. His commitment to quality and precision has elevated the standards of our engine shop, ensuring that each engine that leaves our facility is not just a piece of machinery but a testament to craftsmanship and ingenuity. He's the first here and last to leave in most cases with a perfect attendance record. He puts his head down and goes to work without chit chatting and being on his phone all while still training the young guys on how to build engines daily. He is a huge example for our younger employees and teaches them his craft day in and day out. His attention to detail is unparalleled, and his passion for perfection is evident in every engine he builds.

Chris embodies the spirit of teamwork and collaboration that defines Industrial Injection. He's not just a skilled engine builder; he's a mentor, a leader, and a friend to all who have the privilege of working alongside him. His humility and willingness to share his knowledge have enriched our team and inspired us to reach for new heights.

As we celebrate Chris's achievements and honor him with the Employee Excellence Award, let us also take a moment to reflect on the values that define Industrial Injection – integrity, innovation, and a relentless pursuit of excellence. Chris Maciel embodies these values in everything he does, and his contributions to our team will continue to resonate for years to come.

So here's to Chris Maciel, the engine building beast who has taken Industrial Injection to new heights. May his dedication, passion, and unwavering commitment to excellence inspire us all to reach for the stars and push the boundaries of what's possible in engine building and beyond.


Employee Excellence Award April 2024: Chris Maciel