Manufacturing Engineer
at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 4/3/2019

Job Description

Thomson Linear is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Engineer, for our Marengo, IL facility, with strong continuous improvement and leadership competencies to drive safety, quality, delivery, and cost improvements in one of our key Value Streams. Candidate will need to have the ability to multi-task, manage projects, and work independently in a fast paced work environment.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Trouble shoot existing manufacturing processes, fixtures, tooling or equipment.
  • Design, build or procure improved fixtures, tooling or equipment.
  • Work with manufacturing associates to promote and implement continuous improvement programs.
  • Develop data and information for the justification of new or replacement equipment and the subsequent preparation of capital expenditure requests.
  • Develop detailed analysis and effective recommendations for improvement of assembly processes with respect to Quality, Delivery and Cost improvements for assigned cells within the Value Stream.
  • Develop and implement standardized work practices on the manufacturing floor.
  • Provide operations input on new product development / commercialization efforts to ensure that products meet quality performance standards and are highly manufacturable from a quality perspective.
  • Root cause analysis and counter measure implementation

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS:

  • BS in Manufacturing Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum of five years of prior Manufacturing Engineering experience
  • Experience with developing standard work processes for manual assembly.
  • Experience with fixture and tooling design.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Working knowledge of the ISO 9001 standards and quality systems.
  • Demonstrated project management skills and working knowledge of standardized work practices.
  • Strong continuous improvement skills and leadership competencies to drive quality, delivery, cost improvement, and short and long term results.
  • Sense of urgency; being able to proactively recognize and resolve issues.
  • Ability to perform duties both individually and in a team environment.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment, tolerance for ambiguity.
  • Solid organization, interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Working knowledge of Solidworks and Autocad design packages.

 

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: 

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Altra Industrial Motion is a leading global supplier of quality power transmission and motion control products. Providing the essential control of equipment speed, torque, positioning, and other functions, Altra products are used in nearly any machine or process involving motion. Our products are sold in over 70 countries in a variety of major industrial markets, including food processing, material handling, packaging machinery, mining, energy, automotive, primary metals, turf and garden and many others.

Altra products are marketed under a variety of well recognized and established manufacturing brand names. Operating independently, each of these companies is committed to the guiding principles of operational excellence, continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

Our products are frequently used in a wide range of high-volume manufacturing processes, where the reliability and accuracy are critical in both avoiding costly down time and enhancing the overall efficiency of manufacturing operations.

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