Strom Minnesota is currently looking for a Manufacturing Process Engineer for our client in Plymouth, MN.
Creates and maintains methods of manufacturing from engineering design documentation. Collaborates with Purchasing and Manufacturing Process resources to effectively apply machining and assembly capabilities, as well as appropriate external suppliers to an efficient and competitive fabrication of products and components.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
-Enters and maintains information for manufacturing processes in the Enterprise Resource Planning system
-Uses engineering drawings and other documentation to create and to maintain a bill of materials and a hierarchy of operations
-Estimates setup and production times for machining and assembly of components and of products in development
-Adjusts methods and designs based on feedback from the Manufacturing Process resources
-Interacts with manufacturing and with suppliers on alternate manufacturing methods, machines, tooling and fixtures
-Participates in the development of new products, research of new materials and technologies, product enhancements and expansions.
-Contributes to the development of new Inspection Plans, collaborates with Quality and Product Engineers
-Solicits feedback from Engineers, Machinists and Assemblers to continually improve the manufacturing methods.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable those with disabilities to perform essential functions.
-Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing or Engineering; or equivalent, preferred
-Five years of machine shop experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
-Experience with CAM systems and with manufacturing estimation tools, preferred
Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and other documents such as safety rules and operating and maintenance instructions. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to communicate effectively with groups of customers, employees, or managers of organization.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plain and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
-Must have general knowledge of mechanics and be current with the latest technologies
-Ability to plan tasks and to schedule serial and concurrent activities
-Must understand complexity of designs and CAD/CAE/CAE systems
-Technically persuasive and effective at presenting technical information
-Experience with Epicor or a similar Enterprise Resource Planning system is required
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit and must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.