- Warehouse management
- Microsoft Excel
- Mechanical engineering
- Microsoft Powerpoint
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Tuition reimbursement
- Paid time off
Thetford LLC is the world leader in sanitation and care products for the RV, marine, camping and trucking industry. Putting pride in our creative design, we are committed to the production of high-quality products that exceed the need of a demanding marketplace. Our customers, employees, suppliers, and investors all benefit from our innovation and productivity. Thetford makes mobile living a more pleasant experience. We are committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment.
Role and Responsibilities
The primary duty of the Manufacturing Engineer is to plan, design, and support manufacturing processes in industrial plant. Maximize efficiency by analyzing layout of equipment, workflow, assembly methods, and work force utilization. Determines parts and tools needed to achieve manufacturing goals according to product specifications. This position is an on-site position and it will be based at our Dexter, Michigan facility.
Focus on Continuous Improvement in the Plant
Labor efficiency and operator utilization
Production line layout optimization
Implementation of new manufacturing technology and techniques
Safe and ergonomic work areas
Manufacturing Process Documentation
Create and maintain operator Work Instructions
Create and maintain Bill of Materials (BOM)
Lead small continuous improvement projects (capital and expense)
Responsible for project design, implementation, and tracking of measurable results
Will be part of new project and product launch teams as it relates to supporting the manufacturing team
Identifying, planning, coordinating plant capital projects; this will also include leading capital projects as appropriate
Qualifications and Education Requirements
3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
Lean Manufacturing knowledge
Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering
Experience and/or knowledge in logistics
Experience and/or knowledge in warehouse management
Proficient in Microsoft Office – especially Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Great written and oral communication skills
Exemplify Corporate Values: Entrepreneurial Spirit, At Ease in Challenging Times, Ownership, Customer Focused, Passion for Winning, Simple and Direct
Performs other relevant duties as assigned, i.e. special projects, programs, developmental activities, etc.
Actively supports all quality, environmental, health and safety systems programs.
Compensation And Benefits
Thetford offers an excellent wage and benefits package for full-time employees including Health/Dental/Vision, Flexible Benefits Plan, 401K Retirement Savings Plan, Life and Disability Benefits, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Tuition Reimbursement, and much more.
No agency calls please.
Work Authorization – Employment for those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided.