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Industrial Engineer/Continuous Improvement

Adamstown   •   USD75,000 - USD90,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Great opportunity to work within a growing corporation
  • Stable company with potential career growth

About Our Client

While our headquarters and organizational roots are planted firmly in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania - a distinctively hardworking community that strongly influences the character of the company - our values-driven approach including hard work, trustworthy relationship-building, and innovative leadership, is shared by co-workers all throughout the eastern United States.

Job Description

1. Support efforts to meet manufacturing planning schedule requirements by improving existing facilities layout, equipment/tool utilization, engineering processes/procedures, production methods and material usage/flow. 2. Support initiatives associated with capacity expansion including upgrades to existing manufacturing facilities, new facility start-ups and technology upgrades. 3. Support capital project management including identifying problems, recommending solutions, justifying capital, cost savings and project management. 4. Participate in the evaluation and implementation of co-worker ideas generated through the continuous improvement efforts. 5. Identify and introduce new engineering
concepts and available technologies leading to improving operation performance. Contribute towards achieving a safer work environment by incorporating ergonomic engineering concepts into recommended changes. 6. Review and improve manufacturing standard operating procedures. Maintain and audit system for long term viability. 7. Works with Master Scheduler to troubleshoot issues and works to bring them to resolution within the required time frame. 8. Work closely with Estimating Department to fine tune existing standards, analyze variances and establish new standards. 9. Collaborate with Quality Control, Production Scheduling, Estimating, Purchasing, Operations and Human Resources regarding all-important projects, which impact existing systems for which they are accountable. 10. Participate in the development of new or improved products. 11. Responsible to insure all engineering systems are in compliance to company standards and licensing policies. 12. Foster co-worker participation and teamwork by involving task team incumbents in solving problems and implementing changes. 13. Initiates self development in the Engineering profession to maintain and develop state-of-the-art engineering skills and abilities.

The Successful Applicant

BS degree - Industrial or Mechanical Engineering; other technical degree

* MS degree - Engineering or MBA a plus

* Four (4) years of progressive industrial engineering improvement projects preferred.

* Steel fabrication, Precast concrete or heavy construction/manufacturing experience preferred.

* Experience in line layout or design for manufacturing projects required.

* Demonstrate excellent project management and interpersonal skills

* Formal Lean training required.

* Possess proficient PC skills, i.e. Microsoft Office

* Ability to independently identify, research, plan and implement projects to improve safety or reduce waste.

* Lean training & certification preferred

* Manage specific capital project budgets as assigned.

* Individual will independently complete engineering projects as assigned.

* Interface with vendors, suppliers, and customers as assigned.

What's on Offer

Fantastic opportunity to work within a stable growing organization with a high possibility to advance in your career.