Manufacturing Engineer - Part Time

Mar 02, 2018
Mar 12, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Manufacturing Support - Engineer
Part-Time Position Available 1st Shift
Holo-Krome Company, Wallingford, CT 06492

The Fastenal Company would like to invite ambitious, hard-working individuals to apply for the position of Part-Time Manufacturing Support - Engineer. Applicants should be able to bring new ideas and improvements to business practices, work well both independently and as part of a team, and show respect to co-workers, customers, vendors, and visitors in the workplace while demonstrating Fastenal's core values of Ambition, Innovation, Integrity, and Teamwork.

Since 1967 Fastenal has grown from a single store to nearly 2,700 locations, each providing tailored local inventory and personal service for our customers. As we've expanded across the world, we've retained a core belief in people and their ability to accomplish remarkable things - if given the opportunity. From this philosophy stems an entrepreneurial culture that challenges every employee to run their own business, create their own success, and advance to become company leaders.

As a growth company with a solid financial position, that typically doubles in size every four to five years, we are committed to training, promoting from within, and creating opportunities for our employees. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and are looking to make your mark as part of an elite growth company, you won't find a better fit than Fastenal.

Holo-Krome Company, a Division of Fastenal Company, is a leading Manufacturer of Fasteners.

Working as a Part-Time Manufacturing Support - Engineer, you will provide technical support to Holo-Krome manufacturing, engineering, quality, heat treat and customer service.

The duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
o Designing tooling for cold/hot heading, secondary processes and gaging
o Troubleshooting manufacturing processes, machinery, tooling and gaging
o Initiating recommendations for tooling materials, speeds, feeds and equipment setup
o Researching capital appropriations for manufacturing equipment upgrade or replacement
o Developing analysis and effective recommendations for the improvement of operational methods to reduce manufacturing costs and improve product quality
o Assisting with quoting/costing activities
o Promoting and implementing continuous improvement programs

The following skills and qualifications are required for this position:
o Excellent written and oral communication skills
o Strong time management and organizational skills
o Highly self-motivated and a self-starter
o Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
o Strong orientation toward continuous improvement
o Ability to drive results for both short and long term
o Ability to pass the required drug screen (applicable in the US, Puerto Rico, and Guam ONLY).

o Possess or are working towards a Bachelor's degree in Engineering
o PC skills and CAD skills- Solidworks/AutoDesk, Inventor
o Ability to manage a wide variety of technical projects
o Ability to lead cross-functional teams as needed
o Possess a strong sense of urgency

Fastenal offers a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees. This package includes Health, Life, Long Term Disability, and Dental Insurance, in addition to, paid vacation, sick leave, holidays, and 401(k)/RRSP with a profit sharing contribution.

Equal Opportunity Employer- Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Fastenal is Dedicated to Employment Equity

Company Description Holo-Krome is the premier domestic manufacturer of socket screw products and cold headed specials.

Holo-Krome was founded in 1929 in Hartford, CT, relocating to West Hartford in 1936 and most recently to Wallingford CT in 2010.

As part of the Fastenal Company's Manufacturing Division, we have grown to become one of the largest and most well respected names in critical application fasteners with our manufacturing expertise portfolio now including: Grade 9 hex cap screws, B7 A193 Heavy Hex Bolts, 12 point flange bolts.

Through our diverse network of manufacturing locations, we can accommodate virtually any fastener/bolt need from #0 to 4" in diameter.