Manufacturing Engineer

Williamsburg, IA

Posted: 05/04/2023 Employment Type: Contract to Hire Industry: Engineering Job Number: 5249

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Job Overview: Our Williamsburg client in the agricultural manufacturing business is seeking to add a NEW Manufacturing Engineer to their team. 


This is a Direct Hire role.

What you will be doing as a Manufacturing Engineer…

  • Use critical thinking skills to troubleshoot problems, find root causes, and develop and implement corrective actions
  • Initiate Engineering Change Requests and oversee their completion
  • Review and maintain production labor standards
  • Develop/modify work instructions based on product and process changes
  • Identify and implement process improvements
  • Initiate and conduct manufacturing safety and environmental reviews
  • Identify, assist and/or oversee training needs for new processes or equipment
  • Develop and implement Manufacturing Plans
  • Proactively participate in product design reviews to ensure parts and products are designed for manufacturability
  • Design and implement tooling and fixturing
  • Design and implement processes throughout manufacturing
  • Conduct Process Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (PFMEA)
  • Conduct manufacturing print reviews
  • Provide appropriate information and assistance in costing activities
  • Conduct pilot and pre-production manufacturing activities
  • Capital Project Planning and Execution: Directly oversee the investigation, written recommendations and implementation of all new equipment and facilities projects that affect manufacturing
  • Recommend new equipment to support process improvement, capacity needs, or new product introduction
  • Recommend and coordinate layout changes to facilitate new processes
Skills you ideally bring to the table as a Manufacturing Engineer…
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, 3D Modeling, and CAD software with MRP Systems experience
  • Quality manufacturing processes, process improvement, capital research and implementation of new equipment, facilities, etc...  PFMEA or FMEA experience from a manufacturing perspective
  • Must possess Lean Manufacturing knowledge (Six Sigma, Kaizen, 5S, continuous process improvement (CPI) experience desired)
  • Familiar with OSHA/Industrial safety requirements
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent written and verbal communications skills, blue print reading skills, and strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Must work well in cross functional groups with understanding of quality systems and process control
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Industrial Technology, Operations Management, or equivalent
  • 3-5 Years experience in a similar manufacturing role (fabrication, welding, assembly, finishing)

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