Under the direction of the Operations Manager, the Manufacturing Engineer will work to continuously improve the manufacturing processes to provide better safety, product quality, lower costs, machine reliability, and better use of assets. The engineer will work directly with operators, engineering, maintenance, management, and production planning to accomplish these tasks. Successful candidates will develop the skills to fully support their assigned processing area(s) and advance within the organization.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Gain in-depth technical knowledge of the process, products, and equipment.
Organize and lead equipment maintenance and equipment enhancement efforts.
Respond quickly and decisively to machine break downs and product quality issues all shifts/all days.
Lead project teams.
Develop and maintain Standard Operating Procedures for processes.
Develop process control systems to ensure consistent product quality.
Oversee the manufacture of quality products.
Meet with operators regularly for training and seek feedback.
Develop and maintain process routings and Bills of Material for products in SAP.
Assess capability for new product inquiries and develop cost quotations.
Assist customers and work with Sales, R&D/T&I, and QA in the resolution of customer issues and complaints.
Drive and support continuous improvement.
Provide data analysis, statistical quality control, and statistical process control.
Support the Safety Program, including leading department safety teams.
Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
A Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited program. (Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, or Materials preferred)
Additional experience and/or graduate degree a plus.