Manufacturing Engineer

Hubbell Inc   •  

Winsted, CT

Industry: Manufacturing

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 81 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position Overview

Responsible for leading, managing, reporting on and initiating new continuous improvement projects.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Troubleshoot and resolve reoccurring manufacturing line issues
  • Assist in developing and implementing cost reduction initiatives through continuous improvement (kaizen) events
  • Supply cost estimates to marketing for existing product lines
  • Work closely with product engineering in product changes/new product introductions
  • Provide technical support/training to direct labor employees
  • Develop and implement ergonomic changes in the manufacturing setting
  • Design and optimize manufacturing processes for the improvement of existing products and the launch of new products
  • Evaluate vendor proposals for new equipment
  • Assist in implementing and updating Value Stream Maps

Skills and Experience

  • BS in Industrial, Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • Minimum 5+ years experience in a manufacturing or industrial engineering (or similar) role.
  • Must have demonstrated project management experience.
  • Must possess AutoCAD design skills to include floor layouts and changes.
  • A fluent understanding of lean tools and concepts is essential, i.e. time studies, kaizen events, etc.
  • A continuous improvement mindset is critical.

Education

Bachelors Degree in Engineering General