JOB SUMMARY: Improve the production process by eliminating waste, identifying root cause for problems using various lean manufacturing tools such as 8D, 5 Why and Fishbone analysis. Should be familiar with six sigma and lean concepts to devise an efficient system that will integrate workers, machines and materials to produce a high quality product and service. Other skills include supply chain concepts,
production scheduling and economic analysis. Should thrive to support all the production technique and keep up to date knowledge in it. Concepts in inventory management including Kanban system, inventory replenishment cycles, monitoring and managing the usage of optimal raw materials in the warehouse and reduce inventory cost. Basic understanding of the vacuum forming, rotational molding and CNC manufacturing. Strong time management, aptitude, creative problem solving and quantitative skills are additional qualities of Industrial
Engineer/ Manufacturing Engineer.
Duties may include but are not limited to the following:
- Determine and implement efficient
ways to manufacture and assemble components.
- Perform continuous improvement
exercises to improve efficiency.
- Design, establish and sustain
manufacturing production LEAN process and work cells in preparation for
- Create and sustain manufacturing
- Create and audit work instructions,
SOPs and VSMs.
- Design manufacturing floor plans
presentable to upper management and customers and then implement in
collaboration with Engineering and Production.
- Support new business initiatives in
facility design and layout to include in material handling equipment,
storage and production areas.
- Work collaboratively with
operations management to develop and execute strategic planning goals.
- Analyze and determine capacity
planning, productivity rates and staffing requirements with task specific
productivity standards through time and motion study tools (ergonomic
- Investigate new capital equipment
and advice team on what to purchase defended with ROIs and thoroughly
collected and analyzed evidence.
SECONDARY DUTIES AS REQUIRED:
- Accountability- Ability to accept responsibility and account for
- Accuracy- Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
- Reliability- The trait of being dependable and trustworthy.
- Responsible- Ability to be held accountable or answerable for one’s
Awareness- Ability to identify and correct
conditions that affect employee safety.
SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Minimum:Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing / Industrial Engineering
Preferred:2 years’ experience in manufacturing plus proficient AutoCAD experience. Strong continuous improvement background with RCCA focus (Six Sigma, Black belt, Lean, Kaizen experience).
Computer Skills:To perform this job successfully, an individual should demonstrate proficient knowledge of Access, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and Word Processing, Adobe and Internet software.
Other Requirements: Excellent communication (written & verbal), interpersonal and organizational skills as well as effective time management. Complex problem solving and critical thinking. Utilization of technical writing skills (i.e. Corrective action
reports, Procedures, Quality Manual). •Knowledge of ISO 9001 and Quality Management Systems a plus. Possess strong time management and project management skills. Demonstrated ability to coordinate and lead projects from inception through completion.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT: The physical demands and work environment characteristics
described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach with
hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Work conditions consistent with a general office environment. Frequent exposure to manufacturing facilities requires the ability to use all necessary safety equipment. Standing and walking are frequent and required.
- Job Function Engineering Services
- Pay Type Salary
- Bristol, IN 46507, USA