Work with different departments in the development of projects, which ensure the most efficient and cost-effective systems or operations to produce quality products.
Maintain and improve manufacturing engineering processes, such as process design, facility layout, work standards, standard work, manufacturing releasing, facility engineering, etc.
Implement major systems and the coordination of those systems with the total plant.
Ensure Engineering, Purchasing and shop personnel are involved in the approval process so that sound decisions are made which improve manufacturing processes, quality and/or reduce costs.
Provide direction and guidance to other manufacturing personnel in a continuous effort to improve manufacturing productivity.
Evaluate projects to define desired results and determine logical approaches.
Evaluate such factors as cost, personnel yearly usage, equipment, space, etc. as well as other information needed to determine requirements.
Prepare feasibility studies for appropriateness and cost effectiveness and submits recommendations accordingly.
Contribute to the effective management decisions in determining the most efficient processes, methods, machinery, tools, equipment, services and systems needed in the manufacture of product.
Ensure multi-channel communication throughout the organization. This includes keeping the Project Sponsor and stakeholder informed of program status and ensuring coordination of activities with various departments.
Resolves issues by following departmental guidelines or applying a solution that worked in the past.
Analyze and investigate shop problems and follow up on recommendations.
Performs liaison duties with various functional areas to promote smooth transition of plant systems and operations.
Works with internal and external suppliers to develop and manage projects to ensure efficient and cost-effective systems and processes to produce quality products.
Scope moderately complex projects, develop project plans and business cases.
Manufacturing / Production / Mechanical engineering degree
Three to five years of professional level experience
Must have experience with project management and strong leadership skills
Must have the ability do statistical analysis and have proficient excel skills (VBA Programming)
Must have experience with component machining and assembly, materials systems and processes.
Excellent oral and written communications skills, good interpersonal skills