The primary purpose of this position involves all phases of plant operations, problem solving, electrical integration, drafting/AutoCAD and providing engineering shop floor and project management support to the manufacturing departments. This position will report directly to the Senior Manufacturing Engineer.
Providing shop floor and project support to the manufacturing departments as well as meeting quality and safety goals and efficiencies.
Responsible for providing support to other areas of manufacturing as needed.
Provide direct interaction with the QA Department, Purchasing and Accounting.
Establish tolerances and machine specifications in their production areas.
Demonstrating and using the knowledge of the latest technology trends to improve existing equipment within the manufacturing plant.
Use Lean Principles to improve the existing equipment and production systems (VMM).
Working with budgeting of capital and expense dollars for shop floor support and assisting with meeting department goals and initiatives.
Assist in coordinating maintenance functions on project work.
Maintain product routings in SAP. This would include allocations of part numbers, material usage, waste and labor.
A Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering is required.
Three to five years strong technical background with mechanical/electrical experience in a manufacturing shop floor environment is required.
Applied computer experience including AutoCAD and/or Solid Works is required.
Experience in a company utilizing integrated software (SAP) is preferred.
Applied computer skills are a must. Proficiency in Excel spreadsheet applications, Microsoft Windows applications, Power Point presentations and Lotus Notes is preferred.
Applied experience in reading and interpreting product drawings and specifications is required.
Applied knowledge of the latest technology trends to use in improvements to existing equipment is required.
Current working knowledge of Allen Bradley (ControlLogix, SLC 500) software. (Some programming/design and troubleshooting experience preferred)
Must have experience in a broad range of industrial electronics.
Must have applied knowledge in industrial mechanics.
Hydraulic experience is a plus.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, determine project urgency and create detailed action plans.
Experience in working with expense/capital budgets is beneficial.
Must possess good organization skills in planning and execution of projects.
Must possess effective oral and written communication skills.
Must possess a high degree of loyalty and personal integrity
The desire and ability to work in a manufacturing team environment and with employees from various levels within the organization.
Ability to perform the essential functions assigned to the position.
Compliance with all rules of conduct, safety regulations and policies provided in Employee Handbooks, on Company bulletin boards/announcements, terms/conditions of employment or other means of communication is a requirement of the job.