Manufacturing Engineer

Company Info
Morgan Corporation
Morgantown, PA, United States

Phone: 610-286-2209
Web Site: www.morgancorp.com/careers

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Title:

Manufacturing Engineer

Location:

Morgantown, PA 

Job ID:

29041
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Job Description:

Morgan Corporation is more than just an employment opportunity. Whether you are taking the next step of your career or just beginning, joining Morgan’s winning team means being part of a great home away from home. You will be challenged.  You will be proud.

Morgan Corporation currently has an exciting opportunity for a second-shift Manufacturing Engineer at our Morgantown, PA, plant. The second-shift Manufacturing Engineer will develop, implement and maintain safe, optimal and cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards. This role will recommend and implement improvements to production processes, methods and controls. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Supports research, design and the development of safe manufacturing processes, including production flow, assembly methods, welding processes and production equipment
  2. Prepares and maintains detailed layouts of the facilities property, buildings and equipment
  3. Prepares and maintains work instructions, setup instructions, and other related process documentation for shop floor use
  4. Supports and may lead the manufacturing launch of new/revised products including establishing goals, training team members and evaluating results
  5. Designs, develops and tests and/or sources and cost-justifies various tools, machinery and equipment for the safe manufacturing of truck bodies and components
  6. Performs continuous improvement activities using lean tools for cost reduction, quality improvement, improved efficiency, and improved material flow
  7. Prepares capital projects for new equipment and processes
  8. Safely launches machines, process, methods and/or tooling technologies with >99% effectiveness
  9. Documents lessons learned and communicates among the Mfg. Engineering discipline
  10. Provides technical process expertise for plant and supplier quality issues
  11. Assists Quality Engineering with developing robust quality control plans
  12. Assists with defect, rework, and scrap reduction related to the manufacturing processes
  13. Represents manufacturing on cross-functional teams
  14. Performs other related duties as assigned

ROLE PRIORITIES:

  • Team Member Safety
  • Team Member Training
  • Process Improvement
  • Problem Resolution
  • Project Management

EXPERTISE REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering preferred, or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of professional experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with existing manufacturing technologies, including but not limited to: welding, joining, metal working, manual assembly, and painting; certification in a field is a plus
  • Practical Lean principles experience with proven success using the tools
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD, Minitab
  • Proven ability to facilitate change and knowledge of lean tools and techniques
  • Planning - an ability to think ahead and plan during a 3-6 month timespan
  • Strong leadership experience and strong team player
  • Project Management: the ability to organize and manage multiple projects
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral
  • Quality orientation and attention to detail
  • Problem analysis and problem resolution; Green Belt certification, Black Belt a plus
  • High level of mechanical aptitude and desire to work in a hands on manufacturing environment for extensive periods of time