Manufacturing Engineer

Job Number:
5219 DS
$70,000.00 - $80,000.00
Not Specified
Dave Sevel
P: 216-455-1432
(800) 338-1257



Manufacturing Engineer



Develops and implements optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with customer specifications and quality standards. Recommend and implement improvements to production processes, methods and controls.

  • Develops processes that meet safety regulations.
  • Applies sound engineering judgment to problems, which may include moderate complexity and conflicting design objectives or difficult materials.
  • Plans, schedules and coordinates projects of moderate scope.
  • Adapt and devise new approaches to difficult problems from standard or known techniques.
  • Estimates schedules, staffing needs, project cost and budget.
  • Responsible for equipment design, development and procurement. Tests materials and prepares specifications.
  • Represents on technical issues and requirements to the customer. Adapt and devise new approaches to difficult problems from standard or known techniques.
  • Makes independent decisions on work.
  • Assumes technical ownership for assigned products and projects.
  • Prepare and maintain detailed layouts of processes and related equipment
  • Coordinate launches of new processes including establishing goals, training team members and evaluating results.
  • Confer with management and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules and other considerations to facilitate production.
  • Supports on-going production to assure on-time delivery and company profitability.      
  • Apply statistical methods and perform process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement and improved efficiency.
  • Represents manufacturing engineering on cross-functional teams.
  • Writes appropriation requests.
  • Procures tools/equipment.
  • Provides leadership for problem resolution to facilitate fast changes while maintaining working relationships.
  • Ensures compliance with the organization standards for cost control, waste reduction, quality, safety, on-time delivery.
  • Maintenance of TS registration
  • Participates in Kaizen events.




Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university in mechanical or manufacturing engineering or equivalent. Experience desired in a high precision and high volume machining manufacturing environment. Experience with related materials and processes.   TS quality system or equivalent experience.   PPAP and APQP experience.


  • Ability to maintain a safe work environment.
  • CNC experience a plus
  • Experience in the setup and operation of manufacturing equipment
  • Detailed knowledge of principles and practices of manufacturing engineering.
  • Broad experience with precision components and assembly
  • Kaizen and Lean Manufacturing techniques
  • Ability to creatively conceptualize, plan, design and implement all equipment and processes required to efficiently manufacture precision components and assemblies in a high volume environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead people and get results through others
  • Solid analytical skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to work with vendors, customers, and associates.
  • Excellent project and program management skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of changing situations
  • Quality orientation
  • Knowledge of OSHA and related safety regulations
  • Computer proficient including CAD
  • Occasional Travel required

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