The Industrial Engineer develops and improves manufacturing processes by studying product and manufacturing methods.
- Lead and facilitate process improvement teams using Six-Sigma methodologies
- Assist production in understanding, executing and establishing performance baseline and metrics
- Analyze and plan work force utilization, space requirements, workflow, designs layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency
- Update and create new procedures (SOP’s) to support production
- Confer with planning, design staff concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods
- Confer with vendors, internal departments to determine specifications and arrange for purchase of secondary operation equipment, assembly and quality fixtures, end of arm tooling according to part specifications and quality standards
- Estimate production times, staffing requirements and related costs to provide information for management decisions; eliminate waste from production by using lean manufacturing principles
- Confer with management, engineering and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules and other considerations to facilitate current production processes and future project planning
- Apply statistical methods to eliminate manufacturing issues, requirements and potential failure modes (PFMEA)
- Develop and evaluate new product manufacturing methods.
- Bachelor’s degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering plus 2+ years related experience in a manufacturing environment
- Ability to define problems collects data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
- Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variable
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Proficient in MS Office and Outlook