Manufacturing Engineer

Job description:

As the Manufacturing Engineer, you will provide technical expertise for solving all types of process issues, and act as a primary contact with the end customer for all production issues. The primary goals are to support the improvement of plant metrics such as downtime, customer PPM, and defects.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead continuous improvements and provide technical expertise in solving process problems.
  • Troubleshoot equipment and part defects. Implement corrective actions quickly and effectively.
  • Manage process documentation such as work instructions and setup instructions.
  • Optimize the manufacturing processes to improve quality and material flow, while reducing cycle times.
  • Work with the Process Planning team during development and launch of new equipment, tooling, and processes.
  • Provide training for new and modified processes.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • Engineering required, MechanicalElectrical preferred.
  • Exposure to the manufacturing environment required; automotive manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Experience with the development, installation, and maintenance of manufacturing equipment and processes.
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems quickly and effectively implement short and long term counter measures.
  • Intermediate knowledge of PLC programming preferred.
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing, JIS, OEE, line sequencing, KANBAN, etc. a plus.
  • Ability to lead cost focused solutions to manufacturing issues.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and organizational aptitude.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Must possess strong computer skills (Excel, Powerpoint, Word, etc.).

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Our client, a very successful supplier to the automotive manufacturing industry, is seeking a dynamic Manufacturing Engineer to join their Duncan, South Carolina facility.

The successful candidate will be a part of a globally recognized company that offers technologically innovative solutions for automotive and industrial applications. The company attributes their success to having diverse, competent teams of innovative, out of the box thinkers who want to reach their full potential, and by giving back to their community through various social engagement activities.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : $ 85000

Salary Max : $ 99000

Currency Type : USD