SUMMARY We are currently working with a contract precision machining company to identify two Manufacturing Engineers. Due to growth, this company ideally is looking to hire one junior level engineer with 1+ years of experience, and a more experienced engineer with 5+ years of experience.
If you enjoy project management and spending time on the plant floor, this opportunity could be for you! Engineers here wear a lot of hats, they work on multiple projects at once, and take ownership of their projects from beginning to end. Project Management skills are essential! This is a fast paced environment that requires multi-tasking and problem solving. You can expect to be on the plant floor much of the time, interacting across multiple disciplines and with all levels of individuals.
In addition to a competitive base salary and above average benefits package, this company also offers: • A family oriented environment with schedule flexibility • A team oriented culture where communication and an open door policy is highly encouraged • An environment where employees are rewarded for achieving company goals • The ability to grow internally based on your interests and as new opportunities surface with the growth of the company
POSITION Reporting to an Engineering Manager, the Manufacturing Engineer will:
• Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods. • Analyzes and plan work force utilization, space requirements, and workflow, and design layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency. • Confer with planning and design staff concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods. • Confer with vendors to determine product specifications and arrange for purchase of equipment, materials, or parts, and evaluate products according to specifications and quality standards. • Estimate production times, staffing requirements, and related costs to provide information for management decisions. • Confer with management, engineering, and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production processes. • Apply statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements and potential. • Assure that all activities and duties are executed consistent with Company policies and procedures, IATF 16949:2016 standards and the Vantage Manufacturing System.
BASE REQUIREMENTS • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. Mechanical Engineering Technology or Mechanical Engineering preferred. • Applicable project engineer / hands on experience working in a manufacturing environment overseeing projects from beginning to end. Machining environment preferred. • Machining experience with Hydromat and / or Index machines highly preferred. • CNC programming experience preferred. • 3D modeling experience preferred. • Strong problem solving and project management skills. • Must be able to pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen.