The Manufacturing Engineer will work out of our Ranger manufacturing plant in Flippin, AR and report directly to the Plant Manager. The successful candidate will be a highly skilled, highly motivated individual who will work collaboratively with Manufacturing and Design in trouble shooting, problem solving and launching new products into manufacturing. This person must be able to work in a fast paced environment with minimal supervision and needs to be familiar with various cad systems.
Work with Manufacturing and Design to:
Design New Product for The Internal Structure – PVC, Coosa, HDPE Plastics, Vinyl, Carpet
Identity Problems and drive them to Root Cause Solutions.
Establish and maintain production procedures to maintain high standards of manufacturing operations, product quality, reliability, and safety.
Lead efficiency improvement within the manufacturing processes.
Develop and implement manufacturing methods and techniques, such as Lean, Kanban, 5S, DFM and Poke-Yoke.
Plan future manufacturing programs to obtain maximum value from production resources such as personnel, equipment, machines and testing.
Maintain a safe and organized work environment.
Responsible for assisting in the raw materials inventory accuracy.
Lead the waste reduction efforts in the manufacturing area.
Hands on approach to first run production trials and shop floor problem solving.
Bachelor’s Degree in related field highly preferred (Mechanical/Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering)
3 – 5 years Engineering experience in a related industry (marine, automotive, recreational vehicle, aerospace)
Lean Six Sigma Certification is a plus
Key Software / Programing knowledge in:
Solid works, Auto Cad, Water Jet Robotics, Digitizing,
Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
Familiar With Fanuc Controlled 3 Axis and 6 Axis CNS Machine
Ability to thrive in a fast paced multi process facility
Flexible in the face of shifting priorities
Highly organized and detail oriented
Self – Starter and ability to work with minimal supervision on projects
Proactive in identifying and solving problems
A genuine belief in continuous improvement with a willingness to analyze, challenge and change processes as needed
Strong leadership experience with the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
White River Marine Group