Manufacturing Engineer

Hagerstown, MD

Posted: 12/27/2023 Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 28354

Job Description

We have an immediate opening for a Manufacturing Engineer in Hagerstown, MD. This role will support the transition of new products into production.  The company will be producing lean and flexible CNC grinders for a wide range of shaft-type components, as well as, other centerless grinding and disc grinding processes.

  • BS in engineering discipline
  • 3+ years manufacturing or equivalent experience.
  • Detailed knowledge of mechanical and electronic assembly manufacturing practices, bills of materials, drawings, and assembly process workflow.
  • Demonstrated organization skills with attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical skills and able to quickly identify problems and solutions.
  • A self-starter, motivated and able to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Strong work ethic, goal oriented, and a team player with good interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, prioritize, and finish tasks.
  • Strong verbal, presentation, and written communication skills.
  • Excellent computer skills are required: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and project scheduling software.
  • Knowledge of sourcing the proper materials, suppliers, and components
  • Hands-on experience with equipment/process analysis
  • Engineering Design Change Process experience
  • Exposure to continuous improvement initiatives in design, fixtures, quality, and manufacturing
  • Statistical data knowledge and expertise required to set-up the grinding machines to meet customer specifications and requirements.
  • Ability to observe confidentiality.
Job Duties:
  • Develop manufacturing process improvements to improve efficiency by analyzing and planning workflow, space requirements, customer’s requirements, and equipment layout while leveraging our lessons learned. Continuously endeavor to improve manufacturing productivity.
  • Employ lean techniques such as 5S, poke-yoke, VSM, Kaizen and others during the development of manufacturing processes and train production and technician staff responsible for operating/supporting manufacturing equipment as required.
  • Prepare production reports and capacity models by analyzing production and trends and Key Performance Indicators KPI’s and metrics.
  • Performs statistical analysis of production data and provide assistance and/or recommendations to achieve results.  Troubleshoot production test issues to resolution.
  • Resolve product manufacturing issues, identify, and evaluate changes to improve processes while maintaining high quality.
  • A sound understanding of failure modes [FMEA] is a key attribute in this role.  Must have the ability to quickly understand, condense and organize the information necessary to make engineering decisions.
  • Establish applicable Bills of Materials, routings, and standard cost. Ensure that manufacturing documentation is complete and accurate in the company’s configuration management system.
  • Support engineering with design for manufacturability assessments for the manufacturing transition efforts of new products.  Interact with customers and suppliers in a technical support role.
  • Lead the development of tooling and fixtures required to manufacture our products.
  • Develop assembly process flow and manufacturing work instructions for new and existing products.
  • Develop/Assist in material and production plans and schedules to ensure resources are available and materials are timed to meet manufacturing requirements.
  • Performs machine capability studies, programs and qualifies data collection systems to analyze data; works with sales and engineering on machine order requirements; interfaces with internal and external customers, and at customer plants; may be required to work on different sifts when involved in machine qualifications.
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism and represent the company. an industry leader to customers, suppliers, professional colleagues, and employees.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Pay range commensurate with experience

Please submit resume to: 
call/text Wendy  678-802-6616

Meet Your Recruiter

Wendy Colaiacovo
Technical Recruiter

Through her commitment to both the candidates and the clients, Wendy knows how to make powerful staffing connections as a technical recruiter. Originally from Long Island, Wendy relocated to Atlanta during the preparations for the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games. After earning her bachelor’s degree in education, Wendy began a career in child care center management. She later transitioned to technical recruiting for Selectek and consistently cares for our candidates and clients through relationship building and expertise. After almost two decades with Selectek, Wendy knows how to relate to our engineers and help them find the best fit. During her time off, Wendy is a triathlete and an avid runner.

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