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Manufacturing Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering

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The Manufacturing Engineering position will provide technical support to the manufacturing departments for implementing new products, processes and improvements to existing operations




  • Develop and improve manufacturing processes in support of new and existing product to ensure timely delivery of quality product
  • Perform time studies of manufacturing processes to be included in the determination of manufacturing labor standards.
  • Design and conduct developmental tests on new and existing projects.
  • CAD support for component print drawings, layouts and work center designs.
  • Oversee the justification, planning, and execution of individual capital projects to scheduled timelines and within approved budget
  • Seek out, research, develop cost analysis, and justification for new methods, procedures, equipment, and materials.
  • Lead Continuous Improvement projects using classical Lean techniques including Kaizen & 6S team projects.
  • Evaluate production capacity capabilities of existing operations and recommend and implement enhancements as needed.
  • Fabrication of engineering prototypes for testing and evaluation.
  • Identify manufacturing variability issues and work with Product Engineering, Production, and Maintenance to reduce or eliminate variation in manufacturing processes.
  • Develop and lead cost reduction projects.
  • Work on safety, efficiency, and quality improvement projects



Required Education


  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering or other related Engineering discipline
  • 2-5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Three years of manufacturing engineering experience and a working knowledge of Lean principles and tools including Kaizen & 5S implementation.


Preferred Knowledge and Skills:

  • Proficiency with CAD software in Solid Works & Auto CAD.
  • Proficiency with machine control systems.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups.
  • A background in research and development a plus.
  • Ability to approach and manage projects using a continuous improvement/Lean approach that includes leading and facilitating Kaizen and 6S projects.
  • Previous experience in new product development

  • Experience with significant capital equipment and facility layout projects

  • Ability to approach and manage projects using a continuous improvement/Lean approach that includes leading and facilitating Kaizen and 5S projects.  

  • Background in research and development is a plus