Process Development Engineer

Olympia Fields, Illinois Permanent USD80,000 - USD950,000 per year
  • Average employee tenure of 10+ years
  • Strong training & Development, continuing education programs

About Our Client

Our client is a global manufacturer and distributor of mufflers, engines, power equipment, and other stamped components. Founded over 50 years ago, this organization employs over 200 people and demonstrates an unrivaled retention rate within their workforce - with an average tenure of 10+ years. Focusing on largely metal fabricated and metal stamped products, the company has a multi-billion dollar, global backing while still allowing their employees to make an instant impact and face minimal red tape, in house. They prioritize promotion from within, offer robust training and on-boarding programs, and are looking for a talented Engineer to join the team.

Job Description

  • Report directly to the organization's most accomplished VP, who has been with the organization over 15 years.
  • Receive comprehensive training, utilizing the organization's seasoned engineering team
  • Receive Customer Designs, perform DFMA and Quoting
  • Utilize your background in Metal Fabrication (Metal Stamping preferred, not required) to create and optimize Manufacturing Process.
  • Communicate cross functionally between the in house design team, quality, sales, and senior leadership
  • Create Relevant Engineering Documentation (BOMs, SOPs, Work Instructions)
  • Manage external communications to outside vendors and customers

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


  • Engineering Background (Degree or Experience)
  • Metal Fabrication Background Preferred (General Metal Fab, or Stamping Specifically)
  • High level communication style


  • LEAN / CI Experience
  • Experience with BOMs, Process Routings and other Engineering documentation
  • Customer facing Experience
  • Experience with Product Quoting and Defining Manufacturing Processes

What's on Offer

  • Base Salary of $70,000 - $95,000 based on experience
  • 2-3 Weeks of PTO in addition to 5 Personal Days
  • 10 Company Holidays
  • Robust on-boarding and training program, paid certifications offered
  • Full Insurance and 401k Options
Cameron Heppeler
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
Olympia Fields
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Cameron Heppeler
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