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.

SUMMARY:

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.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • 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.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • 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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