Manufacturing Engineer

Shelby Township, MI

Posted: 02/20/2024 Job Number: 29151

Job Description

Client north of Detroit is looking for an experienced manufacturing engineer.

Manufacturing Engineer responsible for directing the manufacturing activities for large scale jobs and programs from inception to shipment.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Works closely with Design and Program Management teams to implement lessons learned and best practices as experience allows.
  • Learns and becomes systems expert to be able to guide manufacturing activities with knowledge of the equipment and scope of work and schedule.
  • Works closely with Program Management to monitor progress against milestone dates.
  • Aids in troubleshooting and assists build team in documenting open issues and following thru on issue resolution with all departments.
  • Sets the schedule based on order of importance for resolution of open issues and directs activities accordingly on build floor and coordinates efforts with Design and PM group as needed.
  • Determines machine readiness, trials parts in machines as soon as possible, checks tooling fits as tooling and parts become available, identifies if machine is mechanically sound and ready for program. (All motions are free of interference, travel stops are set, switches are present, etc.) aUsing and documenting machine readiness forms and checklists.
  • Once the machine is programmed ensures the machines cycle and build and are properly exercised prior to runoff. Also ensures the machine meets all required criteria prior to runoff. (cycle time, dry run complete, gage R&R if applicable, etc.)
  • Leads any necessary part builds, coordinates with customer and PM to determine parts inventory available and leads the build activity on the company side as coordinated with the PM.
  • Assists in customer runoff and procures shop resources accordingly to assist as needed.
  • 5-10 years of experience in manufacturing of custom equipment.
  • College grads with degree in Manufacturing Technology a plus.

Duration:  Permanent
Salary:  $100-$130K
Location:  Shelby Township, MI

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Meet Your Recruiter

Tony Harvey
Technical Recruiter

With over 25 years of service with Selectek, the only people with more years in the company than Tony are the owners. Upon receiving his bachelor’s degree in business management from the Pennsylvania State University, Tony moved to Georgia and began his professional career at Selectek. Tony’s extensive experience in the industry has helped Selectek find positions for even the most specialized of engineers. Outside the office, Tony can be seen around Atlanta running in various local 5-10K road races, lifting weights, or watching his Nittany Lions with fellow alumni at the local Penn State Atlanta Chapter.

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