Manufacturing Engineer (Cost Savings Engineer) – Merrill, WI.
The ideal candidate for the Manufacturing Engineer will be a hands-on professional who will be expected to offer ideas and suggestions on improving the work processes to improve the utilization of resources and to contribute to the success of the team by achieving the overall plant goals set forth in the operation.
Duties include (but are not limited to) the following:
Responsible for the development, administration and coordination of the manufacturing policies and practices designed to improve operating performance, reduce waste and delays, improve quality, and otherwise promote cost improvement and process control for all of manufacturing.
General function is to provide manufacturing process support to production and actively participate in the development process of new products.
Additional Skills needed:
Knowledge and skills required:
Formal training in Mechanical technology or equivalent experience. Process, set-up operations expertise teaming skills, disciplines of problem solving, documentation background (prints, instructions, etc.), lean manufacturing techniques, quick changeovers (SMED) and process characterization and optimization.
Essential Job Functions:
Operate computer and keyboard; able to use phone, sit for long periods of time, communicate using speech, hearing and vision skills.
We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package including bonuses, medical, dental, vision, 401k savings plan, training and education, safety equipment reimbursement and more.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities