- Lean manufacturing
- Communication skills
Duties / Responsibilities:
Collaborates with other engineers to design cost-effective manufacturing layouts and building ergonomics for new product lines.
Designs, redesigns, or enhances work areas and layouts so that awkward or uncomfortable positions, repetitive motions, and inefficient operations are reduced or eliminated.
Maintains knowledge of best practices in manufacturing methods, and trends and developments in technology and equipment; applies this knowledge to maintain the organization’s competitive edge.
Evaluate and design the workflow processes.
Establish quality control guidelines from the production process.
Develop, install, and maintain equipment to complete the production process.
Lean manufacturing implementations.
Identifies and assesses various problems and departures from established manufacturing standards and best practices; researches and recommends solutions.
Develops and maintains management information, planning, and control systems.
Implements methods and modifications to reduce production costs.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Skills / Abilities:
Excellent analytic and logic skills.
Effective communication skills.
Problem solving skills.
In-depth knowledge of industrial processes.
Strong management and leadership skills.
Understanding of manufacturing, process, and production.
Ability to persuade others to change existing practices.
Strong attention to detail.
Education and Experience:
Experience in lean manufacturing (preferred but not required)
Bachelor’s degree in Chemical or Industrial Engineering required.
At least one year of engineering experience required.