The manufacturing engineer position develops and implements optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards; recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls; coordinates manufacturing launch for new or revised products.
Assists with problem solving efforts to improve quality, cost, delivery, safety or inventory deficiencies
Responsible for sustaining engineering - identifies and implements cost reduction and productivity improvements in the manufacturing plant.
Provides manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.
Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
Keeps equipment (tools, fixtures, test equipment, etc) operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; requesting special service.
Maintains product and process data base by implementing computer-based systems (Excel, SharePoint); entering data, updating files, software, firmware, etc.
Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors.
Designs, develops and tests and/or sources and cost-justifies various tools, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills – Able to prepare and present technical information to cross-functional groups
Team player - able to work seamlessly with Engineering, Operations, Sales, Product Management and Customer Support associates. May serve as a resource for those with less experience.
Work cooperatively with people from different cultural backgrounds.
Occasionally lead team/project initiatives within a work area.
Act with a high level of integrity. Protect confidential information.
Act consistently with stated policies and practices.
Seek ways to maximize one's contribution to functional area business results.
Display cost consciousness in one's own area.
Focus on work that adds value.
Demonstrate responsiveness and promptness in serving internal customer needs.
Act resourcefully to ensure that work is completed within specified time and quality parameters.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Data-based decision maker. Demonstrated ability to collect relevant data, analyze, and drive improvements
Track record of participating in successful cross-functional problem solving initiatives
Able to make decisions within appropriate guidelines, typically selecting from a specified range of options.
Apply logic and common sense in making decisions.
Increasingly able to balance multiple demands and priorities.
Strive for increasing efficiency and the elimination of non-value-added activities
Act resourcefully to ensure that work is completed within specified time and quality parameters
Stay focused on work activities and work through distractions.
Ensures thorough familiarity with company policies and procedures. Appropriately apply policies and procedures in compliance with government laws.
EOE, M/F Disabled, Vet
Internal Number: 2586307
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