Manufacturing Engineer
S&S Cycle
Viola, WI

About $62,000 - $90,000 a year

Develop, implement, and sustain cost-effective automated manufacturing processes using standardized documentation, metrics, and lean principles.

Thoroughly understand and adhere to the department goals, objectives, and strategy

Establish and maintain credibility throughout the organization as an effective developer of solutions

Present and maintain positive morale amongst employees

Assist in the implementation of Lean Principles along with fostering a lean culture

Develop process sheets and standards for manufacturing

Monitor processes through time studies, routings, and value stream mapping

Assist and/or lead the implementation of new processes for quality and efficiency gains

Assist in the design of tools and fixtures with the Tool Room and Programming Department

Assist / design automated solutions to manual systems (i.e. kitting, load/unload parts, etc.)

Design cell layouts and maintain plant layout

Assist in the selection of new machines

Design jobs and procedures that are ergonomically sound and safe

Employee is regularly required to:

Use hands to manipulate objects, tools, or controls

Talk and hear

Walk, stoop, crouch and bend

Reach above shoulders

Frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and up to 100 pounds with assistance

Close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception

Must comply with safety equipment standards; safety glasses, hearing protection, steel toed shoes

Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected

Experienced working in a production manufacturing field

Flexible, energetic, forward-thinking, and creative with high moral and ethical standards

High analytical ability, good judgment, and strong operational focus

Well organized and self-directed

Able to relate to people at all levels of the organization in a positive fashion

Excellent verbal and written communication skills; working knowledge of computer applications

Knowledge and understanding of internal combustion engines

Experience with CAD, preferably AutoCAD

Must be able to read a Blueprint, GD&T a plus

Project Management experience

Robotics / automation system solution development, setup and programming knowledge

Lean Certification a plus

Experience with ERP Systems helpful

Minimum of 3 years’ experience in related field

B.S. Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or similar degree