manufacturing engineer

The manufacturing engineer is responsible for maintaining and developing best practices for the production of the Apollo Press product line. This includes but is not limited to: updating drawings for parts and tooling, troubleshooting machine problems, development of standard work, and participating in lean production activities. The manufacturing engineer, will serve as an integral team member within the manufacturing engineering group, reporting to the manufacturing engineering manager.

essential duties and responsibilities: 

  • Evaluates and recommends changes in methods and procedures in assigned area of responsibility.
  • Assesses new manufacturing technologies for potential investment. 
  • Specify and assist in the specification, procurement, and installation of machinery and tooling.
  • Design tooling, fixtures, and inspection equipment through the use of 3D solid modeling and 2D drafting software.
  • Provide support in the form of troubleshooting tooling and machinery problems.
  • Assists in the development of maintenance (TPM) plans and instructions for all machinery in the department.
  • Performs other special projects/tasks assigned by management.
  • Participates in continuous improvement or problem/solving activities.
  • Assist in the development and upkeep of standard work.

qualifications and requirements: 

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering: Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Industrial Engineering, or Manufacturing Engineering Technology preferred.
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing basics (8 Wastes, TPM, Kaizen, SMED).
  • Familiarity with 3D CAD software, Solid Edge a plus.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Able to function in a highly collaborative environment and interact positively and openly with employees, supervisors and other departments.
  • Able to work constructively in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment.
  • Familiarity with BOM, Routings, and Time Studies.

desired skills:

  • Self-starter attitude and ownership mentality for projects.
  • Willingness to continuously learn and expand responsibilities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with manufacturing engineering manager.
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines within a fast-paced environment.
Aalberts integrated piping systems Americas, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. At Aalberts IPSA, we are committed to treating all Applicants fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

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