Manufacturing Engineer/Process Engineer

Reference Number: Sjtengmanupaint
Location: Temple, TX

Job Description

Our client, a leader in the heavy mobile equipment industry is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer for their Temple/Waco/North Austin Texas location.  This individual creates, or finds and evaluates, better and more efficient ways to manufacture our products, which involves techniques, processes, and procedures..  Newer ownership has revitalized this almost 50 year old manufacturing company.  Good things are happening! The Manufacturing Engineer only makes it all better!

Job Description:

  • Operate in a safe and efficient manner while adhering to the company's ISO 14001 Environmental Management System and ISO 9001 Quality Management System.
  • Provide day to day process support to manufacturing floor in area of responsibility.  Assist as needed with prototype checks, equipment maintenance, production builds and product or process troubleshooting.
  • Review current and future production needs with management as they relate to process improvement and new technologies.
  • Monitor, Create and implement key performance indicators and metrics.
  • Evaluate prototype cylinder designs for manufacturability, identifying any special tooling or fixturing required to produce the product
  • Review current and future production needs with management as they relate to process  improvement and new technology implementation
  • Write equipment specifications, justifications, and Capital Expenditure requests.  Participate in equipment runoffs, coordinate installations, and release equipment to manufacturing team
  • Communicate between internal and external customers in a professional and positive manner
  • Assist quality in completing root cause analysis and implementing corrective/preventive actions
  • Create, implement, and monitor key performance indicators and metrics
  • Implement data collection strategies to get product and process data.  Analyze data to make informed decisions regarding product or process changes


Job Requirements


Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering
  • Understanding Lean tools (5S, VSM, process flow, and spaghetti diagrams)
  • Experience in problem solving tools (8D, fishbone, 5-Why)
  • 7+ years related Manufacturing Engineer experience
  • Jig, Fixture design, tooling and machining experience