Manufacturing Engineer

Streamwood, Illinois Permanent USD80,000 - USD100,000 per year
  • 15% bonus target and company performance metrics
  • Company prioritizes promoting from within

About Our Client

We're a leading provider of custom made lighting, design and specialty fixture displays for retail distribution. Our state-of-the-art facilities, equipped with cutting-edge technology, enable us to provide customized advanced display solutions across various industries. With a rich history spanning 65 years, we have established ourselves as an industry leader committed to delivering high-quality, precision-engineered products.

Job Description

  • Analyze production data/metrics to identify areas for process improvement as well as future limitations to manufacturing capabilities to ensure future continued success
  • Troubleshoot production and help lead automation initiaitves
  • Process engineering experience within polymer extrusion and injection molding processes - MUST be Hands On
  • Develop new manufacturing processes as the company gains more business and launches more product lines
  • Analyze production line/work cell layouts and optimize using 3D modeling software
  • Write work instructions/SOPs for launch of new product

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

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or related field
  • 2+ years' professional experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in plastics manufacturing / engineering setting
  • Background leading LEAN/Continuous Improvement projects with a track record driving cost savings & throughput increase
  • Experience with writing work instructions preferred
  • Exposure to New Product Introduction activities
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills

What's on Offer

  • Base salary $80,000 - $100,000 depending on level of experience
  • Quarterly Company profit sharing
  • 3 weeks PTO plus 5 personal days
  • Comprehensive benefits
  • 5% 401k match
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Morgan Alexander
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