WLB Staffing Solutions

Manufacturing Engineer   (02432137)

Location: Watertown, WI Map
Job Type: Direct
Year(s) Exp: 4 - 6

Salary: $75,000.00 - $85,000.00
Full Benefits: Yes
Interview Exp: Yes
Relo Exp: Yes

Comp Comments: Bonus up to 10%

Job Description

Our client is a well-established manufacturing of components and systems for the agricultural equipment industry.  They need to add another Manufacturing Engineer to their staff because of growth.  You will be responsible for recommending, developing, implementing and maintaining optimal, cost effective manufacturing processes, methods and controls in accordance with product specifications and standards.  This position will coordinate between research and development, management, production, technical sales, suppliers and quality to meet customer requirements.    

Performs research, design, and development of manufacturing processes, production flow, assembly methods, and production equipment including tooling & fixtures
Leads the manufacturing launch of new or revised products; follow-up, lead, and delegate tasks/duties;  document project details and communicate to team and management
Ensure all projects are transferred to respective departments, including coordinating all technical training, resolving all startup issues, and providing technical documents for process control and training purposes
Design, cost justify, develop, execute, and test capital and productivity projects within approved budgets, scopes and timelines
Perform product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement, and efficiency improvement
Involvement with “PPAP” (Production Part Approval Process)
Works closely with purchasing and suppliers of part components, tool and contracted services
Evaluate and assist in solving production problems involving CNC, stamping, brake press and heat treating
Evaluate and approve drawings, specs, and other documents


BS Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Industrial or Materials Science Engineering
5+ years of experience working in a metal fabrication environment
Demonstrated ability to work multiple projects simultaneously and to prioritize and balance multiple tasks
Robot programming experience is preferred
CNC machining experience is preferred
Design and drafting experience, preferably using SolidWorks
Experience with Lean Manufacturing is preferred
Working knowledge of SPC and Six Sigma including DOE is preferred
ISO experience is preferred
Ability to work independently and as part of a cross functional team
Excellent organizational, problem solving, and verbal/written communication skills
Ability to troubleshoot complex processes

Bonus 5% to 10% average
Health, dental and life insurance
401K with match
Vacation and holidays

Let us move your career forward and apply now.  We review all resumes and applications submitted.  A member of our staff will reach out to you directly if you meet the qualifications for this role.  No sponsorship is available.

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