SUMMARY We are currently working with a contract precision machining company to identify a Manufacturing Engineer. This is a privately held company that has experienced growth over the past several years and is forecasting to double their size by 2022.
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 from all employees is 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 plan, direct, and coordinate manufacturing processes in an industrial plant by performing the following: • Develop, evaluate, and improve manufacturing methods. • Analyze 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 evaluates 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. • 5+ years of experience working in a TS / ISO manufacturing environment. • 3-D modeling experience. • Experience with machine layout and tooling of jobs is required. • Hands on approach to problem solving is essential. • Must be able to pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen.
Nice to Haves: • CNC programming / Understanding of G-Code. • Quality SPC / AIAG training. • ITAR familiarity. • Familiarity with Hydromat and / or Index machinery.