Manufacturing Engineer - Stamping

Glen Ellyn Permanent USD75,000 - USD90,000
  • Client puts strong emphasis on promoting from within the organization
  • Opportunity to lead manufacturing projects with customers

About Our Client

Our client is a leading manufacturer of automotive parts, with an operation heavily focused on metal fabrication and stamping. They serve globally recognizable brands such as Honda, Toyota, and Tesla, and their facility near Glen Ellyn is a leader in their North America operation. They are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to join their already strong team to help lead new project implementation.

Job Description

  • Maintain primary focus on Safety
  • Prepare design sketches (hand and CAD) and blueprints or machinery, fixtures, and layouts
  • Lead problem solving efforts to resolve production problems.
  • Communicate with our quality and engineering teams to drive process improvements.
  • Develop proper manufacturing, testing, and quality control standard work.
  • Conduct in process checks on the production line to ensure standard work is followed and work-in-process, finished products, and packing meet quality requirements.
  • Conduct final inspection on finished products and record test data.
  • Develop and improve monthly reports to quantify Production improvement and identify areas requiring attention/improvement
  • Determine the process capabilities and outgoing quality levels of all major products.
  • Identify process improvement and optimization opportunities using structured problem solving methods (5 Whys, 8D)

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

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • 2+ years in production or process engineering/experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge and understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles, techniques, and philosophies
  • Experience working in a dynamic environment, developing flexible solutions to meet evolving business needs.
  • Experience with metal fabrication and/or stamping processes is preferred
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills

What's on Offer

  • Base salary $75,000-90,000 based on experience level
  • 401(k) match
  • Benefits through BCBS, only paying around $30/month
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • 10 paid company holidays
  • Investment in employee education, trainings, CEUs (tuition reimbursement)
Cameron Heppeler
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
Glen Ellyn
Contract Type
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Cameron Heppeler
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