Manufacturing Engineer* – Charleston, SC USA

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Are you seeking an opportunity to work with a leading supplier to the automotive industry who offers excellent opportunities for growth and development and a diverse training program to help you reach your full potential? Our client is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for their Charleston, South Carolina facility.


The primary function of this role is to provide technical expertise for solving all types of process issues and to act as a primary contact with the end customer for any and all production issues. The primary goals are to support the improvement of plant metrics such as downtime, customer PPM, and defects.


  • Lead continuous improvements and provide technical expertise solving process problems.
  • Troubleshoot equipment and part defects. Implement corrective actions quickly and effectively.
  • Manage process documentation such as work instructions and setup instructions.
  • Optimize the manufacturing processes to improve quality and material flow, while reducing cycle times.
  • Work with the Process Planning team during development and launch of new equipment, tooling, and processes.
  • Provide training for new and modified processes.


  • B.S. in Engineering required, Mechanical\Electrical preferred.
  • Exposure to the manufacturing environment required; automotive manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Experience 0-10 (open to recent grads)
  • Experience with the development, installation, and maintenance of manufacturing equipment and processes.
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems quickly and effectively implement short and long term counter measures.
  • Intermediate knowledge of PLC programming preferred.
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing, JIS, OEE, line sequencing, KANBAN, etc. a plus.
  • Ability to lead cost focused solutions to manufacturing issues.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and organizational aptitude.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Must possess strong computer skills (Excel, Powerpoint, Word, etc.).

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