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Lenexa, KS
$65,000 - $85,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Aug 03, 2018
Job ID

TITLE:                        MANUFACTURING ENGINEER
INDUSTRY:               Heavy Equipment
AREA:                        Kansas City
SALARY:                    $85000

Our client, a very diversified Heavy Equipment designer and manufacturer, has asked Sterling St. James, LLC to help them identify, recruit source, screen and qualify a candidate to handle their newly created position of Manufacturing engineer in an existing well managed department.
This individual will support the manufacturing production area, function as a manufacturing engineer and build and manage the tools and operations equipment. This individual will be a key player in the production of the heavy equipment area, handle the continuous improvement of the process and the product and be responsible for cost effective operation.
The position is an all-inclusive assignment that encompasses design and development of the line, manufacturing processes, capital equipment & Lean and Six Sigma implementation as well as concept tooling and fixtures.
This will encompass:

  • Process Engineering
    • Process routers & Work center instruction
    • Floor Layout and documentation
    • Concept tooling & fixtures for new processes and parts
    • Suggest changes to product with approval of Product Engineer       
  • Lean principals
    • Lean Visual Factory processes
    • Understand and Implement lean principles and practices
  • Implementation of capital equipment
    • Develop new processes and propose new machinery and equipment
  • Project Engineering design capabilities
  • Process Improvement
    • Develop 5Y root cause analysis
    • Plan for Continuous Improvement projects
To qualify for this career position, you need to be a:
  • Strong communication skills (Written, Verbal, and Listening )
  • Team player
  • 5 plus years’ experience in a manufacturing setting.
  • ECN documentation exposure
  • Lean Manufacturing concepts and techniques Lean, Value Stream Mapping, 5S, Kaizen, and DMAIC etc .
  • Cad Design capability and design
  • Strong problem solver
  • Self-starter (Enthusiastic & Cooperative)
  • Leader
  • Dependable
  • Step-up-to the plate type work ethic
  • Degree preferred but will consider experience and ability
  • Engineering Degrees in Manufacturing, Industrial, Engineering Technology or Manufacturing Technology will be considered
  • This position offers a tremendous opportunity for someone with “bring-to-the-table” experience with exceptional drive and motivation to make a name for themselves in this rapidly growing company. This is a good company with an upbeat work environment that assigns meaningful work and appreciates team members and their efforts. You can feel good about your contribution at the end of a work day.
    They offer a good benefit package, easy parking, and a family type work environment.

  • To be considered for this position send your resume in MS Word format or PDF as an attachment.