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Manufacturing Engineer

Company: First Search Inc.
Location: Davenport
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Manufacturing EngineerDavenport, IA
Our Davenport, Iowa client is looking to hire a Manufacturing Engineer. This Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for supporting operations on the production floor. This includes initiating, leading and actively participating in safety, quality and profitability improvement initiatives. The Manufacturing/Industrial Engineer manages projects, leads cross-functional teams, and designs improved fixtures, tools, jibs, work instructions, training and process flow.Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide daily support at production's direction, assist with problem solving resolution and provide knowledge necessary to be successful in this role.
  • Support and drive continuous improvement processes by monitoring and measuring facility performance for quality, production performance and drive corrective action as needed.
  • Use data and shop floor feedback to improve fixtures, tools, cell layout and work instructions.
  • Use Lean manufacturing techniques in all aspects of the job to improve products and processes.
  • Work with production employees to monitor processes and identify areas for improvement. Lead tool medication/repair requests with customers and maintenance.
  • Measure effectiveness of training.
  • Assist with production issues, conduct training and help problem solve.Job Qualifications:
    • Associates or Bachelors degree in Manufacturing Engineering or Industrial Engineering or equivalent.
    • Coursework in Mistake Proofing (Poke-Yoke), 5S, Visual Management and Lean Manufacturing desired.
    • Six Sigma Certificated a plus.
    • 5+ years of Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineer, Continuous Improvement, Lean Manufacturing and ISO experience.
    • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple projects at the same time.

Keywords: First Search Inc., Davenport , Manufacturing Engineer, Engineering , Davenport, Iowa

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