Supervisor / Sr. Manufacturing Engineer - Machining
Company: Gables Search Group
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Major, established, growing and brand name company with a good
working culture has a growth opportunity for a Supervisor / Sr.
Manufacturing Engineer - Machining due to promotion at their
manufacturing site commutable to the east of the Indianapolis, IN
metropolitan area. They are an innovative leader in what they
manufacture with benefits that begin the first day of employment.
Relocation assistance is available. Will supervise 5 people in this
role of which 2 are manufacturing engineers and 3 are process
- Lead and manage plant or company's technological drive of a
large or significant process. Develop and mentor other
Manufacturing Engineers and Process Technicians while providing
technical direction and leadership. Lead improvements to plant or
organizational operations through manufacturing engineering
analysis of existing operations compared to future requirements
based on capacity, cost reduction, safety and/or risk avoidance
opportunities. Preparations of project justification including
recommendations, make-vs-buy analysis, layout, cost impact and
schedule activities as required. Implementation of processes
including equipment procurement, coordination of installation,
process capability prove-out, training, process documentation, work
standard measurement and production start-up. Demonstrate
cross-functional project management skills. Input to and
development of strategic and capital plans. Provide ongoing support
of processes resulting from process improvement, part changes,
changing capacities, etc.
- Lead or contribute to the product introduction process.
Activities will vary depending on project size, structure, and
phase but may include: cost estimation, suggestion and evaluation
for design for manufacturability, process investigation, schedule
development, make-vs-buy analysis, prototype manufacture, etc.
- Review production problems as they are identified and implement
solutions. Develop, implement and update documentation and
training. Contribute to initiatives by other plant functions such
as quality, safety, environment, production control, etc., to
- Provide technical direction and leadership to other
Manufacturing Engineers and Process Technician. Develop/mentor
other Engineers and Technicians (Mfg. Engineers and Technicians may
or may not work directly for Senior ME). Qualifications
- Associate's degree plus 5+ years related experience required.
Bachelor's degree preferred.
- Certain technical skills and training such as CNC programming,
CAD layout, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T),
process capability theory and statistical process control (SPC)
- Experience with bar and chuck lathes, broach, mills,
automation, new product launch, and capital equipment purchasing
- Must demonstrate excellent communication skills and be able to
lead the discussion, meeting, project, etc., and communicate across
all levels of the organization.
- Must be able to lead cross-functional teams, manage medium to
large projects, and contribute to the development and
implementation of strategic initiatives.
- Requires excellent organizational and interpersonal skills and
the ability to support and mentor Process Technicians, Supervisors
- SAP experience is a plus
- 8D and 5Y experience is a plus
- Automation experience is preferred
- Will consider various industries such as aerospace and medical
device with automotive being a plus .
Company will only employ those who are legally authorized to work
in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship
will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas or who need
sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not
eligible for hire.
Compensation and Benefits:
Company offers an excellent wage and benefits package for full-time
employees including Health/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug Plan,
Flexible Benefits Plan, 401K Retirement Savings Plan, Life and
Disability Benefits, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Tuition
Reimbursement, and much more.
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