Major established brand name company at one of their plants located in eastern GA near Savannah has an opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer with CNC / machining experience. There is also automation in the environment. Also utilized is SAP. The business outlook for this large plant is strong for this year. Major company benefits and relocation assistance are available with this position.
Will perform manufacturing engineering tasks under at least moderate guidance that are varied and at least moderately difficult, which require troubleshooting and interpreting data. Implements new test methods or manufacturing processes purpose of reducing costs and improving efficiency.
Performs a variety of manufacturing engineering assignments to implement production/processing methods and controls to meet quality standards in a cost efficient manner.
Provides liaison support between the engineering department and manufacturing
Recommends improvements and/or modifications for sequence of operations, equipment utilization and related matters
Monitors assigned operations to assure compliance with current project schedules and approved quality standards
Provides input regarding the purchase or building of new equipment or modernization of existing production/processing equipment
Works with customers and/or suppliers to determine application requirements
Evaluates current technologies for cost reduction and for product and production improvement; check and approve drawings/designs, standard work as well as develop new systems
Coordinates the installation of new tools, fixtures, and equipment into the facility.
Monitors and support facility metrics for safety, quality, delivery and cost
Performs other duties and assigned
Comprehensive knowledge of engineering concepts, practices and procedures engineering standards and systems
Comprehensive knowledge of manufacturing production/cell development
Ability to operate a computer aided drawing software package to support model & print modifications and development.
Ability to plan and coordinate activities and projects
Strong interpersonal skills to interact with and motivate a diverse group of people
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location
Bachelor's Degree in engineering or Related field
At least three years of engineering experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment is required. Needed also is high tolerance machining as well as Licons (CNC) and transfer lines. Automation experience is of value also.