Manufacturing Engineer in Tempe, AZ at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 6/1/2019

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Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer
Tempe, AZ
6 Month Contract-to-Hire
Contract Rate: $33.00 - $38.00 per hour
Target Salary Upon Conversion: $60K - $65K

Job Description:
The Manufacturing Engineer teams with the Industrial Engineering, Materials, and Sales/Operations Planning departments to carry out objectives. This position drives operational performance through the development and implementation of strategic initiatives. Additionally, this role is responsible for optimizing the productivity and efficiencies of the facility through improved work flows; utilization of equipment; materials; personnel, and waste elimination.

Required Skills:
  • Drive implementation of Industrial Engineering and Lean Manufacturing practices to improve overall facility effectiveness including: productivity, schedule adherence, inventory reduction, waste elimination, and employee engagement.
  • Perform process and value stream mapping.
  • Team with Manufacturing Engineering to develop, monitor, and lead in the improvement of production process metrics.
  • Perform time studies and compare actual versus MRP system standards.
  • Utilizing statistics, analyze process data and develop improvement recommendations for processes, process flow, fixturing, line balancing, etc.
  • Prepare reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information from various sources.
  • Create models to evaluate the costs and benefits.
  • Lead, define, and control the scope, cost, and timing of projects using project management tools. Coordinate efforts to ensure that each Process Owner accomplishes the assigned tasks to achieve on time project completion.
  • Maintains a current knowledge of company products, manufacturing operations, and industry trends.
  • Represents Manufacturing in New Product Introduction from the earliest stages.

  • 5+ years' experience in a manufacturing or distribution environment with exposure to theory of constraints and continuous improvement culture.
  • Ability to lead, influence and drive change in a cross-functional team environment.
  • Comprehensive analytical skills including statistics.
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, and Windows.
  • Knowledge of Oracle E1 preferred.
Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a technical discipline required

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