Contract position: A Manufacturing Engineering is needed for an American corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment in the Ankeny, IA area. This position will plan, coordinate, and perform manufacturing engineering work for a significant portion of a project or process. No per diem available. No travel is anticipated. 1st shift: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM. Will need to work OT depending on needs, and my have to work an off-shift.Responsibilities for the Manufacturing Engineer
Requirements for the Manufacturing Engineer
- Establish routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs.
- Provide support and trouble shooting for current operations. Investigate, gather and analyze data and implement solutions. Innovate and implement cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas.
- Design operations layouts. Improve material flow and material presentation. Lead team studies related to capacity, energy, productivity and efficiency.
- Must have a basic understanding of assembly and line balance, industrial electronics (PLC's, Ethernet I/O), and assembly tooling and application.
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