CNC Manufacturing Engineer | Automotive | South Holland, IL

South Holland Permanent USD70,000 - USD110,000
  • Opportunity to utilize state of the art technology throughout the facility
  • Improve and utilize knowledge of automation and robotic technical skills

About Our Client

Our client is a reputable manufacturer in the automotive space with several locations throughout the United States. They serve some of the biggest brand name, automotive OEM's in the world and have experienced notable growth over the past few years. Recently, they have put a large emphasis on technology investment resulting in the installation of state of the art equipment across the entire plant.

Job Description

  • Report to the Director of Engineering and work alongside 3 other Manufacturing Engineers
  • Lead in optimization of set-up cycle times and improvement of productivity standards by teaming with operators and set-up personnel
  • Program, set-up, and troubleshoot CNC machinery
  • Write G-code and new programs on machines
  • Work with customers on APQP and PPAP requirements
  • Review customer specifications and drawings for manufacturability and cost.
  • Communicate with customers as needed to ensure their product requirements are met.
  • Provide technical support to customers on issues of design and manufacturing.
  • Recommend design modifications to improve quality, cost, and manufacturability.
  • Create Work Order Travelers as needed in support of manufacturing operations.
  • Write specifications for design, testing, and manufacturing of hand tools.
  • Design mold tools for silicone over-molding.
  • Work on decreasing cycle times; develop ways of machining medical instruments and implants.
  • Maintain reliable and safe manufacturing systems while improving production rates, efficiencies, yields, costs and changeovers.
  • Improve process capability and production volume while maintaining and improving quality standards.
  • Develop and implement systems that optimize all phases of production process.
  • Perform root cause analysis and corrective actions on external and internal complaints to improve processes.
  • Work with equipment designers and manufacturing officers to develop a cost-effective and working production process.
  • Research and purchase new manufacturing technology.
  • Perform process Failure Mode and Effect Analysis.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • 3+ years hand on manufacturing experience
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes from an engineering standpoint
  • Ability to write G-code and program CNC machines
  • Background in process improvement and lean manufacturing
  • Strong project and time management skills, including the demonstrated ability to work in multi-departmental project teams and resolve quality-related issues in a timely and effective manner with customers
  • Strong knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerance (GD&T)
  • Tooling and fixture design (Solidworks)

What's on Offer

  • Base salary between $70,000 - $110,000
  • Profit sharing into 401k - 2 to 5%
  • Eligible for 15% bonus incentive program
  • Comprehensive benefits (Medical, dental, vision)
  • 4 weeks PTO and 8 Company Holidays
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
South Holland
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Daniel Smith
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