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Manufacturing Engineer

Hagerstown, MD 21740

Posted: 12/29/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 28376

Job Description

We are hiring a Manufacturing Engineer for our client located in Hagerstown, MD. If you are interested in learning more then contact Xenathia Green at xgreen@selectek.com or call/text 678-802-6623 for more information.

Position: Manufacturing Engineer
Location: Hagerstown, MD
Payy Range: $25 - $40
Job Type: Contract to Direct Hire

  • 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 Description:
  • 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.

Meet Your Recruiter

Xenathia Green
Technical Recruiter

Xenathia Green is a native of Georgia, where she attended Georgia Southern University to obtain a Bachelor of Business Management Entrepreneurship & Innovation.  Upon graduation, she worked as a logistical sales representative, generating a customer base from scratch.  During her time in logistics, Xenathia discovered satisfaction in helping others gain from new opportunities.  After learning more about staffing and recruiting, she started a career in contract staffing for entry-level logistics roles.  During her first 2 years of recruiting, she developed an interest and talent in the engineering sector of recruiting and has now found her space at Selectek as a Technical Recruiter.  She likes to travel, spend quality time with family, and hike various locations across the Atlanta and North Georgia Region in her free time.

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