Process Engineer

Elk Grove Village Permanent USD70,000 - USD85,000
  • Bonus eligible based on personal metrics
  • Tuition reimbursement and paid training/certifications

About Our Client

The client is a metal manufacturing/fabrication operation serving customers in the automotive, medical device, and aerospace industries. The client places strong emphasis on the training/education of their employees, and this is evidenced by their practice of looking to promote from within before going outside the organization.

Job Description

  • Identify and implement continuous improvements to the company's production processes.
  • Document current production procedures and create company standards to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the production department.
  • Evaluate manufacturing processes by designing and implementing metrics to measure production performances as it relates to quality, throughput, and on time performances.
  • Review customer specifications to direct Quality, Sales, and plant personnel
  • Collect, analyze, summarize and present production and process data, information and trends to management.
  • Estimate labor requirements, production times, and relative costs to provide data for operational decisions. Drive continuous improvement in labor costs through waste reduction, production efficient, and operations improvement.
  • Collaborate with Engineering and Production regarding tooling life and design to ensure effectual production methods.
  • Assist in the investigation and corrective actions of rejected materials.
  • Utilize various lean six sigma problem solving skills to accurately perform root cause analysis.

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

  • Technical degree required
  • 2+ years experience in manufacturing engineering or other relevant field
  • Self starter attitude, eager to learn new processes and develop professionally
  • Experience writing work instructions and doing Root Cause Analysis
  • Metallurgical experience is a plus
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal skills

What's on Offer

  • Base salary $70,000-85,000 based on level of experience
  • 6% quarterly bonus
  • 3% 401(k) match
  • Great benefits package through Aetna
  • 2 weeks PTO with 9 paid company holidays
  • Investment in employee education, trainings, tuition reimbursement
Cameron Heppeler
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
Elk Grove Village
Contract Type
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Cameron Heppeler
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