Manufacturing Engineer

  • location: Ankeny, IA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $23.26 - $35.82 per hour

job description

Manufacturing Engineer

job summary:
A Manufacturing Engineer 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.

location: Ankeny, Iowa
job type: Contract
salary: $23.26 - 35.82 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
  • Plans, coordinates, and performs manufacturing engineering work for a project or process. Operates in a team environment. Provides support and troubleshooting for current operations.
  • Investigates, gathers and analyze data and implement solutions. Innovates and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of moderate scope.
  • Applies electronic tools across a broad range of applications, including e-builds, modeling and simulations. Develops and implements plans to support lean manufacturing through the Company Production System of moderate scope.
  • Designs operations layouts. Improves material flow and material presentation. Analyzes and makes modifications to existing performance pay plans; assists in development of baseline data for new performance pay plans.
Required Skills:

  • This person will be on the shop floor 75% of the time and 25% at a desk.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • This will include bending and lifting. Shop floor experience.
Education: Bachelors in Engineering, or 5 years equivalent work experience. Manager is open to entry level candidates who are willing to learn.


  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Education: Bachelors
  • Manufacturing

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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