Manufacturing Engineer

Melrose Park, Illinois Permanent USD85,000 - USD115,000 per year
  • Company emphasis on professional development and career advancement
  • 10% bonus target based on personal metrics

About Our Client

Our client is a privately-owned manufacturer of custom metal fabricated products that are used in a variety of industries like fluid-power applications, construction, machinery, and more. They currently have just over 400 employees and 2 facilities that allow them to service the entire continental United States. Revenue has continued to grow each year for the last 5 years by 10+% and has lead increase bonus payouts for their employees and opportunity to expand operations & opportunities for advancement.

Job Description

  • Define manufacturing processes to produce quality products with a focus on safety and market competitiveness
  • 3D design and detailing of fixtures and custom tools in SolidWorks to support production and company growth
  • Develop and support efficient, controlled and consistent methods to share and maintain Department documentation
  • Utilize ERP system to retrieve and maintain production information on existing parts
  • Provide technical support to production areas
  • Project management of process improvement and development programs
  • Be a leader and lead by example, maintaining a supportive presence on the production floor
  • Collaborate with Design Engineering on new products
  • Provide process steps and associated setup and run rates in support of the Estimating Team
  • For new products, assist in entering process steps and rates within the ERP system

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

  • 4-year, Engineering/Technical Degree
  • 5+ years in a industrial and metal fabrication environment
  • Knowledge of metal fabrication - welding, bending, forming, etc...
  • LEAN manufacturing skill set - 5S, floor layouts, VSM, time studies, ect...
  • ERP system experience
  • CAD (SolidWorks, AutoCAD)
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills

What's on Offer

  • Base Salary $85,000 to $110,000 depending on experience
  • 4 weeks vacation
  • 15% bonus (company discretionary)
  • 2% profit sharing bonus
  • 401(k) match 4%
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, S/L
  • 9 Paid Holidays
Sean Stanton
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
Melrose Park
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Sean Stanton
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