Job: Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Title Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Categories Engineering
Location Greater Minneapolis/St. Paul Area
Job Information

Our Client has been at the forefront of engineering hydraulic solutions for over 50 years.  Our client is a worldwide leader- a one-stop-shop for valves, pumps, power units and proportional products-all assembled in the USA.

Our client strives to be a recognized and respected name in the fluid power industry by providing our customers with service, innovation and products that exceeds their requirements.  They have partnered with us to help them identify a strong Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join their team.  This individual will be tasked with designing, integrating manufacturing systems and related processes.  They will work with all aspects of Operations and Engineering to refine  manufacturing effectiveness and decrease overall costs.
*Develop Processes, select raw material, work centers, tooling and fixturing, and prepare routings and process sheets based on asset capabilities and shop capacity
*Support and implement CNC programming tasks
*Validate and implement engineering and manufacturing change requests
*Identify opportunities or implement changes to improve products or reduce costs using knowledge of fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment, assembly methods, quality control standards, products design and materials and parts
*Involve in optimizing set up cycle times and establishing alternate work centers to accommodate machine downtime and backlogs
*Apply continuous improvement methods to enhance manufacturing quality, reliability or cost-effectiveness
*Apply and lead basic lean approaches such as 5S, SMED, Flow and Error proofing
Desired Skills and Experience:

*Bachelors Degree in a Technical or Engineering Field

*Experience working as a Manufacturing Engineer or Industrial Engineer in a factory setting with metal manufacturing and assembly

*Experience working in a machining environment:  fixturing design/CNC

*This individual will have 1 direct report (Tool Room Machinist), in time an entry level Manufacturing Engineer may be added to the team

 

Job ID# 1204
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