CHA-Manufacturing Engineer

True Position Technologies

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Chanute, KS

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Our Chanute, KS team is looking for an experienced Manufacturing Engineer.  

Position Summary
The Manufacturing Engineer will provide engineering support and lead projects in the design, re-design, installation, and troubleshooting of processes, equipment, and products at the Chanute, KS facility. 

Principle Duties and Responsibilities
•    Develop, evaluate, and improve manufacturing processes and products.
•    Analyze and plan work force utilization, space requirements, work flow, and design layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.
•    Develop new or redesign existing equipment, processes, products, tooling, and methods related to the manufacture of ducting and consistent with finished product specification.
•    Design, installation, and debug of tooling and capital equipment. 
•    Supports maintenance and mechanical troubleshooting in functional and operational activities in the manufacturing environment.
•    Selects and coordinates work for subcontractors on various projects.
•    Consults and reviews with the Engineering Manager regarding project proposals to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing the project, and allotment of available resources to various phases of the project.
•    Develops and maintains technical and project documentation.
•    Participate and support company’s lean manufacturing and Kaizen events.
•    Work on designated Research & Development projects as assigned. 

Experience and Education Required
•    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
•    2 -5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
•    Advanced skill with all MS Office products
•    Experience with engineering software (AutoCAD, CATIA, or similar)
•    Working knowledge of processing operations, ergonomics, and mechanical assembly processes
•    Lean and Six Sigma experience a plus
•    Strong oral and written communication skills.
•    Well organized with a focused attention on detail