IMI Precision Engineering Manufacturing Engineer in Nevada, United States
IMI Precision Engineering is a world leader in motion and fluid control technologies. Wherever precision, speed and engineering reliability are essential, we deliver exceptional solutions which improve the productivity and efficiency of our customers’ equipment.
Part of IMI plc, we have a sales and service network in 75 countries, as well as manufacturing capability in the USA, Germany, China, UK, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Mexico and Brazil. We support this with our global centers of technical excellence, and facilities for CFD design and R&D testing.
We are seeking a professional who is passionate about Medical Solutions & Improvement to join our team in the role of Manufacturing Engineer!
Reports To: Operations Manager
Location: Las Vegas, NV
The Manufacturing Engineer determines the most efficient and economical methods to produce all parts required for the manufacture of Kloehn products. This includes recommending / identifying the need for required machinery, tooling, and test equipment and preparing process documents for each part. This position frequently deals with other departments within the company to obtain information required to write process documents and process plans (routing), and must also deal with outside vendors regarding the purchase of machinery and tooling.
The Manufacturing Engineer consults with Engineering to assist with the evaluation of new products and makes recommendations regarding time of manufacture and material consumption.
Monitoring process and line layouts to improve efficiencies.
Ensure processes called on by the product’s process plan can achieve the required tolerances with repeatability and efficiently.
Contribute to the ECO process by providing design-for-manufacturing (DFM), design-for-assembly (DFA), design-for-automation inputs and participate in DFMEA’s and PFMEA’s.
Undertaking lean activities as part of a team.
Develop internal relationships at all levels of the organization to resolve product/process design issues.
Generate/edit work instructions for the manufacturing processes in support of the ECO process if the work instruction requirement originates from a non-product-design change.
Troubleshoot processes to ensure maximum up time.
Other duties as assigned by management
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 individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Bachelor's degree (B. S.) from four-year college or university in Manufacturing / Production/ Industrial Engineering; and a minimum of 3 years related experience and/or an advanced degree in manufacturing / production industrial engineering or business with a minimum of 1 year of related work experience.
Strong background in lean methodologies and experience in implement lean improvements in the assembly and machining areas.
Must be familiar with multiple lean concepts including kanbans and single-piece flow, Kaizen and 5S.
Must have strong troubleshooting skills and be up to date with technologies used in assembly, testing and machining.
Background in CNC machining equipment, machine tools, material handling systems; and industrial production equipment.
Should have basic knowledge of electrical, electronics and programming.
Ability to analyze part tolerance requirements and match them to process capability. The incumbent should be familiar with GD&T and be able to apply GD&T concepts to drawings.
Must have experience and exposure to CAD/CAM tools (SolidWorks preferred).
Effective use of APQP tools such as process flow diagrams, PFMEA’s and Control Plans.
Knowledge of Quality Standards used in the medical device industry.
Must have excellent communication skills and be a dynamic, high-impact individual.
Knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel and Solidworks.
CAM skills are a bonus.
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IMI Precision Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled.
Job ID 2019-31775
# of Openings 1
Platform IMI Precision Engineering