Manufacturing/Industrial Engineer

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Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc.,
Waterloo, United States

Phone: 3192346201
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Manufacturing/Industrial Engineer


Davenport, IA 



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Manufacturing/Industrial Engineer
Davenport, IA
Our Davenport, Iowa client is looking to hire a Manufacturing/Industrial Engineer. This Engineer is responsible for supporting operations on the production floor. This includes initiating, leading and actively participating in safety, quality and profitability improvement initiatives. The Manufacturing/Industrial Engineer manages projects, leads cross-functional teams, and designs improved fixtures, tools, jibs, work instructions, training and process flow.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide daily support at production’s direction, assist with problem solving resolution and provide knowledge necessary to be successful in this role.
  • Support and drive continuous improvement processes by monitoring and measuring facility performance for quality, production performance and drive corrective action as needed.
  • Use data and shop floor feedback to improve fixtures, tools, cell layout and work instructions.
  • Use Lean manufacturing techniques in all aspects of the job to improve products and processes.
  • Work with production employees to monitor processes and identify areas for improvement. Lead tool medication/repair requests with customers and maintenance.
  • Measure effectiveness of training.
  • Assist with production issues, conduct training and help problem solve.
Job Qualifications:
  • Associates or Bachelors degree in Manufacturing Engineering or Industrial Engineering or equivalent.
  • Coursework in Mistake Proofing (Poke-Yoke), 5S, Visual Management and Lean Manufacturing desired.
  • Six Sigma Certificated a plus.
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineer, Continuous Improvement, Lean Manufacturing and ISO experience.
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple projects at the same time.