Industrial Engineer
Yanfeng Automotive
Belvidere, IL

About $67,000 - $90,000 a year

The Plant Industrial / Manufacturing
Engineer will provide technical expertise in plant layout and lean flow,
standard labor analysis (direct and indirect), material planning and internal
logistics, and lean manufacturing.

1. Current plant layout ownership –
ensure accuracy / alignment with Floor Space Planning Tool (FSPT)

2. Alignment of plant layout drawing
with AutoCAD® standards

3. Lean flow proposals /
improvements to overall facility flow

4. New business (Phase 2-5) layout
support – defining where new business fits in the plant

5. Warehouse requirements planning
utilizing Plan for Every Part (PFEP) Matrix

6. Indirect labor planning for plant
utilizing Flow Planner® software

7. Support Materials & SCM
groups with line side racking decisions, supermarket flow, kitting, and part
delivery methods

8. Adherence to guidelines and
standards for internal logistics / material flow

9. Value Stream Mapping – current
and future state with plan for gap closure

10. Kaizen support – CI project collaboration

11. Kaizen leadership for lean flow
/ density / floor space utilization improvements

12. Direct labor time studies /
MODAPTS® / line balancing

13. New program direct labor
planning, including reviews of “Process Book” with AME

14. Indirect labor time studies /
work sampling / work balancing

15. New program indirect labor
planning, including use of Flow Planner® software

16. Maintenance of a central
database of all MODAPTS® / time studies for the plant

17. Support plant key improvement initiatives
and IE functional projects as required


Minimum of a Bachelor of Science in
Engineering - Industrial Engineering preferred

  • Minimum of 3 years of industry
experience – automotive interiors experience desired

  • Working experience in a manufacturing
assembly facility – JIT manufacturing experience desired

Primary Location


United States-Illinois-Belvidere-IL

Work Locations



775 Logistics Dr





General Engineering




Employee Status


Associate / Support Staff


Job Level


Day Job / First Shift

Job Posting


Aug 27, 2019, 12:43:35 PM