Manufacturing Engineer
at Thinkpath Engineering Services

Date Posted: 6/28/2019

Job Description


Thinkpath Engineering Services (TES) is recruiting for an Manufacturing Engineer to fill a contract opportunity in Dayton, OH.
The Manufacturing Engineer develops and improves manufacturing processes by understanding and studying the manufactured product lines as well as manufacturing methods suitable for the production and operations of our products.

Job Requirements


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Ensures adherence to our safety practice standards and policies
  • Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors
  • Focus on continuous process improvement through implementation of lean manufacturing and other operational excellence methodologies
  • Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, standard time evaluation/creation and equipment layout
  • Assists in root causes analysis of failures using statistical methods and recommend changes in designs, tolerances, or processing methods
  • Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Maintains product and company reputation by complying with government regulations
  • Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer’s instructions and established procedures
  • Completes design and development projects by training and guiding technicians, supervisors, etc.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and reviewing professional publications.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or similar field of process improvement; or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment in a process engineering role
  • Must be a change agent with demonstrated experience in a conversion of a traditional operation in manufacturing to a leaner operation
  • Strong problem solving and root cause analysis
  • Prefer Lean and/or Six-Sigma certification
  • Necessary Skills (ie: multi-tasking, Microsoft Office, ERP, etc)
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
  • This position is required to frequently stand, walk, sit as well as use hands to handle materials, grasp and feel.
  • Lifting/moving items up to 25 pounds
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY
  • This position has no direct reports
WORK ENVIRONMENT
  • Light manufacturing/assembly environment
POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK
  • Full Time
  • Monday through Friday 7:00AM-3:30PM
TRAVEL
  • Little to no travel is expected in this position (less than 10%)
  • OTHER DUTIES:
    This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.



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