Manufacturing Engineer

Local Company
Oct 15, 2017
Nov 13, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Solar Seal is growing! We have created a new role to help improve, develop and implement manufacturing processes. This is an ideal opportunity for an entry to mid level ME with the proven skills & qualifications to succeed. Does this sound like you?

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop, document, and improve manufacturing processes
  • Develop quality plans for products and processes
  • Develop and implement corrective action based on root cause analysis
  • Develop lean manufacturing procedures, reduce product lead time, promote visual factory environment
  • Plan, commission and maintain machine and assembly production lines;
  • Lead quality improvement efforts through training, communication and implementation of new processes
  • Manage equipment purchase and installation;
  • Prepare manufacturing documentation, standards, processes and procedures
  • Coordinate projects
  • Monitor and assess current quality performance to identify and assess opportunities for performance and process improvements.
  • Work closely with internal and external customers, as well as vendors to resolve issues and provide technical support
  • Establish and maintain facility layouts
  • Monitors processes for improvement opportunities in safety, quality, delivery, and cost through lean problem solving methodology and proactively leads root cause/counter-measure resolution as necessary.
  • Lead and direct meetings with other team members and hourly associates


  • Manufacturing Engineer with 3-5 years' experience
  • BS in Engineering and /or Manufacturing or equivalent
  • Lean manufacturing practices ( Kanban, Poke-Yoke, JIT, Value Stream Mapping)
  • Experience with Assembly Operations, Machining processes and tool design as required
  • SPC implementation and practical application
  • Ability to think progressively and creatively while keeping the future of the company and its' employees in mind
  • Excellent teamwork and collaboration capabilities
  • Basic computer proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, AutoCAD a plus
  • Strong Communication skills