Manufacturing Engineer | Assembly | Elk Grove Village, IL

Elk Grove Village Permanent USD70,000 - USD90,000
  • Oversee entire production process
  • High growth company experiencing best revenue year to date

About Our Client

Our client is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to join the team. As a leader in the precision machining and in-house assembly in North Chicago suburbs, our client serves customers in the heavy trucking, oil & gas, and armaments markets. As business has continued to grow and expected to make a 13% increase in revenue this year, they team is looking to bring this Manufacturing Engineer to help lead the team and given the opportunity to grow within or outside the team.

Job Description

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.


  • Work to meet your personal manufacturing engineering KPIs.
  • Monthly, investigate and provide root cause analysis when KPIs are not met to the Manager, Manufacturing Engineering.
  • Implement approved corrective actions (i.e. establishing methods, fixturing, cost savings).
  • Deploying Lean Tools to improve employee safety, processes and decrease cost.
  • Problem solves gaps and redesign. Implement mistake-proofing concepts to prevent product defects.
  • Analyze and design fixtures, processes and recommend automation of process including new equipment.
  • Ensure vendors/subcontractors are manufacturing products according to product specifications.
  • Ensure that all manufacturing product specifications are developed and testing procedures are in place before utilizing vendors/subcontractors.
  • Provide input and support during the selection process of new vendors.

The Successful Applicant

  • Must Have Experience
    • 3+ years developing Assembly processes, methods and standard work
    • 3+ years cost saving development and documentation
    • Bachelor's degree
    • SolidWORKS experience
  • 6 sigma green belt preferred

What's on Offer

  • Base salary between $70,000 - $90,000
  • Comprehensive benefits (medical, dental, vision, S&L)
  • 2-3 weeks PTO and 10 Holidays
  • 401(k) match at 4%
  • Company discretionary bonus
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