Manufacturing Engineer

  • 52328
  • 14 Jun 2021
  • Eastaboga, AL
  • Supply Chain
  • $60,000 - $90,000
  • Jonathan Balun

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer

Job Summary:

This position will be responsible for using lean techniques to drive improvement in cost, delivery, safety, quality and productivity in assigned area.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate manufacturing processes based on quality criteria, such as efficiency and speed
  • Study production and machine requirements
  • Develop and test effective automated and manual systems
  • Design and install equipment
  • Organize and manage manufacturing workflows and resources
  • Integrate disparate systems (e.g. equipment handling, transport)
  • Optimize facility layouts, production lines, machine operations and network performance
  • Resolve issues and delays in production
  • Find ways to reduce costs and maximize quality
  • Train staff in new and existing processes
  • Collaborate with other engineers, contractors and suppliers
  • Ensure that manufacturing procedures follow safety and environmental regulations
  • Upgrade systems and processes with new technology

Requirements:

  • Previous engineering experience in a manufacturing setting is required
  • Experience with woodworking and assembly is preferred
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes, fabrication methods and tool design
  • Familiarity with manufacturing equipment and quality assurance techniques
  • Commitment to health and safety standards and environmental regulations
  • Project management skills
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Teamwork skills
  • Ability to occasionally work late shifts
  • Degree in Engineering; post-graduate degree is a plus