Manufacturing Engineer

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Cookville, TN
$65,000 - $80,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jun 16, 2017
Job ID
Manufacturing Engineer with leadership skills for a very large, non-union, Fortune 500 Tier 2 and aftermarket parts manufacturer near Cookeville, TN.  A BSME or BSEE from an accredited institution is required along with 5-8 years of experience in a manufacturing plant.  Auto experience is strongly preferred but other high volume experience may be considered.  Will be responsible for engineering projects including facility and equipment modifications, layouts and production process modifications. 
Duties include:
  • Solicit the necessary quotes from several vendors for budgeted equipment.
  • Coordinate day to day issues and project work such as equipment receipt and installation with the maintenance staff.
  • Cooperate with technical engineering team on process improvements and update operator instructions to reflect changes.
  • Provide management with engineering drawings of new and proposed projects, plant layouts, and equipment modifications. Conduct time studies to continually expand and improve product cost standards.
  • Provide timely and meaningful data for use by equipment which ensure time and quality delivery within the facility.
  • Develop, design, and specify process equipment as required by the development programs undertaken by the department.
  • Generate cost data and oversee the documentation of project activities.
  • Upon implementation, provide required support to production personnel for system acceptance.
  • Assure projects meet safety, OSHA, and environmental requirements, and train operators on equipment and processes.
Travel is minimal.  Our client prefers applicants residing in TN or an adjacent state or with ties to one of those states.  However, our client will relocate from elsewhere in the US and offers an attractive relocation and benefits package.