Manufacturing Engineer
Chart Industries
New Iberia, LA

About $73,000 - $100,000 a year

The New Iberia facility specializes in cold box assembly and fabrication, pressure vessels and other cryogenic equipment as used for the air separation and hydrocarbon industries. The end users of this equipment include all the major LNG, petrochemical and air separation engineering on a worldwide basis. The facility is located at the Port of Iberia.

Job Summary
The purpose of the Manufacturing Engineer is to define and support new and established processes and procedures in order to maintain and improve facility and equipment performance necessary to achieve safety, quality and production goals.

What Your Day-to-Day Activities Will Be…
Plan, organize and implement systems and procedures for aiding manufacturing while adhering to and promoting safety and quality guidelines

Personally conduct and/or supervise studies to determine cause, effect and the corrective measures required to remedy deviations from desirable standards of production and quality

Monitor production processes and then work with Production personnel to create or enhance standard work procedures, enhance flow, and implement Lean concepts throughout the plant such as 5S, Visual Factory, Kanban, etc

Identify product assembly issues and work with production, engineering and maintenance to resolve issues and to improve product consistency and eliminate variances

Conduct time studies

Interface with various departments in coordinating technical and commercial information relating to specific projects

Interface with various departments in defining and providing solutions to manufacturing processes causing quality problems

Observe and practice safety procedures and policies

Capable of making recommendations on capital expenditure improvements

Project Management of capital expenditure equipment projects

Manage and champion a Continuous Improvement Program

Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by Management

3 – 5 years hands-on Manufacturing Engineer experience

Must possess a working knowledge of personal computers, including MS Word, Excel, Power Point. Autocad, a plus.

Understanding of fabrication performance metrics and six sigma.

Knowledge and understanding of safety procedures and policies.

Awareness and understanding of quality standards, capital equipment, procurement, FMEA, APQP

ISO 9001/ 14001 knowledge and experience preferred.

Understanding of MIG/GTAW/FCAW/SAW/Laser/Plasma welding practices

Must be a team player

Your Education Should Be…
BS/BA degree in Engineering – manufacturing, industrial, mechanical, electrical

Chart is an equal opportunity employer