Manufacturing Engineer

Post Date

Sep 19, 2023



ZIP/Postal Code

Apr 23, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Engineering (Non IT)

Req #


Pay Rate

$60k - $100k (estimate)

Job Description

An industry leader for over 40 years in engineering, material science, and manufacturing of custom shapes, seals and components is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to join their team. Their engineering solutions support industries such as Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Industrial, Mobile Equipment, and Oil & Gas. The responsibilities of the Manufacturing Engineer will include:

--Developing innovative solutions to complex engineering and manufacturing production problems

--Refine and enhance processes by applying continuous improvement and key Lean manufacturing/production principles and techniques to areas of production

--Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning workflow, space requirements, and equipment layout

--Assure product and process quality by designing testing methods, testing finished product and process capabilities, and establishing standards to confirm and validate manufacturing process requirements

--Evaluate capital equipment investments and prepare cost justifications

-- Identify and implement solutions for issues relating to safety, quality, productivity, and cost reductions

--Must have ability to deal with people at a cross-functional level. Position requires ability to effectively communicate in oral and written form in order to present information and respond to inquiries from employees, customers, and suppliers.

Required Skills & Experience

1-3+ years in Manufacturing Engineering (will consider College graduate with Internship, Volunteering, or previous hands-on in manufacturing)

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Technology (Mechanical, Automation/Robotics, Manufacturing, Computer Science)

Experience with CAD software (SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit, etc.)

Strong understanding of Lean, Six Sigma, and/or Kaizen manufacturing principles

Fundamental understanding of project management, process improvement, FMEAs, and quality systems

Strong skills in Mathematics, Data & Statistical Analysis (Minitab, Excel, etc.)

Self-starter with inquisitive mindset, not afraid to ask questions for continued learning, highly organized, and effective communication

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

Understanding of Polymers

Exposure to chemistry

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.