Develop, implement, and sustain cost-effective automated manufacturing processes using standardized documentation, metrics, and lean principles.


●  Thoroughly understand and adhere to the department goals, objectives, and strategy
●  Establish and maintain credibility throughout the organization as an effective developer of solutions
●  Present and maintain positive morale amongst employees at all levels
●  Assist in the implementation of efficiency improvement along with fostering a continuous improvement culture
●  Develop process sheets and standards for manufacturing
●  Monitor processes through time studies, routings, and value stream mapping
●  Assist and/or lead the implementation of new processes for quality and efficiency gains
●  Assist in the design of tools and fixtures with the Tool Room and Programming Department
●  Assist / design automated solutions to manual systems (i.e. kitting, load/unload parts, etc.)
●  Design cell layouts and maintain plant layout
●  Assist in the selection of new machines
●  Design jobs and procedures that are ergonomically sound and safe


●  Experienced working in a production manufacturing field
●  Flexible, energetic, forward-thinking, and creative with high moral and ethical standards
●  High analytical ability, good judgment, and strong operational focus
●  Well organized and self-directed
●  Able to relate to people at all levels of the organization in a positive fashion
●  Excellent verbal and written communication skills; working knowledge of computer applications
●  Knowledge and understanding of internal combustion engines
●  Experience with CAD, preferably AutoCAD and/or Solidworks
●  Ability to analyze and express data using multiple forms of media to a diverse audience
●  Must be able to read a Blueprint, GD&T a plus
●  Project Management experience preferred
●  Robotics / automation system solution development, setup and programming knowledge a plus
●  Lean Certification a plus
●  Experience with ERP Systems helpful
●  B.S. Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, similar degree, or equivalent experience


Employee is regularly required to:
●  Stand
●  Use hands to manipulate objects, tools, or controls
●  Talk and hear
●  Walk, stoop, crouch and bend
●  Reach above shoulders
●  Frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and up to 100 pounds with assistance
●  Close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception
●  Must comply with safety equipment standards; safety glasses, hearing protection, steel toed shoes


● Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected