Senior Process / CI Engineer | Lincolnshire, IL

Harwood Heights Permanent USD85,000 - USD110,000 per year
  • Offers 15% Annual Bonus in addition to 4 Weeks of PTO
  • Lead and Manage the Entire Site's Continuous Improvement Programs

About Our Client

Our client is a national manufacturer of a variety of metal stamped and formed parts for industrial, automotive, and transportation customers in the US. Currently with over 10 sites in the North America, this facility near Lincolnshire is one the premier locations given their custom manufacturing capabilities and expected grow by 15% in 2023.The current CEO and CFO have planned to further implement and drive a LEAN manufacturing culture.

Job Description

  • Employ Lean and Six Sigma concepts and practices; conduct Kaizen events; improve safety, cost, quality and productivity on existing processes
  • Spearhead continuous improvement initiatives to drive cost savings and increase throughput capabilities
  • Work closely with Quality to perform Root Cause Analysis and ensure product and process quality standards are being met
  • Determine the sequence of steps in manufacturing processes, such as manufacturing costing, fabrication and assembly, required to complete product development while meeting safety, quality and cost goals
  • Utilize product drawings, specifications, and other engineering data to develop processes
  • Conduct time studies; determine manufacturing process times
  • Prepare work instructions detailing process steps
  • May lead and mentor less experienced engineers

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

  • 5+ years' experience in industrial or LEAN manufacturing
  • Demonstrated ability to drive Continuous Improvement to manufacturing processes
  • Extensive knowledge with Kaizen Events, Value Steam Mapping, SMED, 5S, DMAIC, ect...
  • Hands-on mentality, ability to walk production floor and assist production as needed
  • Knowledge of blueprints and GD&T
  • LEAN/Six Sigma Training/Certifications highly preferred

Nice to Have Skills/Experiences:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering field
  • Six Sigma Black Belt

What's on Offer

  • Base salary $85,000-$110,000 depending on experience
  • 3 - 4 weeks PTO
  • 15% bonus
  • 10 company holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Company-wide training & development programs, and high priority on personal & professional growth
  • Health coverage through BCBS
  • 401k match
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
Harwood Heights
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Daniel Smith
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