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Sr. Manufacturing Engineer
Ref No.: 18-29509
Location: Muskegon, Michigan
Job Title                       : Sr. Manufacturing Engineer
Location                       : Muskegon_MI_49442
Position Type              : 11+ Months
Job Description:
Identify detailed description of work:
  • Develop and document processes using equipment, tooling, and material handling (Internal and Purchased)
  • Create and maintain the layout of the work area
  • Work with cross functional team to ensure processes to meet Quality, Cost, and Delivery metrics
  • Document processes based on supplied documentation using equipment, tooling, and material handling (Internal and purchased)
  • Create and maintain the layout of the work area
  • Evaluate work methods, prepare and / or modify documented work instructions
  • Specify tools, gages, fixtures and any related support equipment for assigned areas of responsibility
  • Interface with vendors on problem resolution, fixture design and build or rebuilding of tools and fixtures
  • Train Team Leaders and UAW employees on proper execution of work instructions as needed
  • Analyze new product quotes and provide cost estimates on tools, fixtures, machines, gages and recurring labor
  • Support production by resolving process, producibility and quality problems using Lean Sigma techniques
  • Write Scopes of Work (SOW), detailed presentations, and financial justification for the procurement of capital equipment
Qualifications Required
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Technology with a minimum of 5 years experience required or 21+ years of engine manufacturing experience
  • Must have extensive hands on experience with machining equipment from 1950’s to current (Manual, CNC and Automation)
  • Availability for occasional business travel
  • Availability for casual overtime based on workload and/or urgency
  • Must be able to move freely, with or without reasonable accommodation, throughout a manufacturing environment 
  • Must be familiar with, and able to utilize all Microsoft Office Applications
  • Good written and verbal communication skills required
  • Must have experience in working in a manufaturing machining shop ,and experienced in the following:
  • Setup and operation of manual and CNC machining equipment
  • Process Planning Software
  • Bill of Material structures
  • Assembly fixture concepts & Design
  • How to work with suppliers in the design and fabrication of fixtures, tools, parts or machines
  • How to work within a union environment
  • Must be able to read machining and assembly prints and correlate them with the Bill of Material and associated processes
  • Must understand metric measurements and tooling
  • Previously held security clearance preferred. Ability to get security clearance required
  • Must be able to move freely, with or without accommodation, throughout the manufacturing environment
  • Project Management experience, have used MS Project in the past and have developed Statement of Work, Work Breakdown Structure, and Schedules
  • Understanding of Geometeric Dimensioning & Tolerancing techniques
  • Working knowledge of using CAD models and programs in ProE and AutoCad