Skip to Main Content
← Back to Jobs

Industrial Engineer

American Kenda Rubber Ind. Tallmadge, OH
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Industrial Engineer

Company
Martin Wheel Company - Tallmadge, OH.
Martin Wheel is a division of Kenda Tire, a leading worldwide producer of tires for automotive, turf equipment, golf carts, trailers, ATV’s, motorcycles and bicycles.

Industries
Manufacturing and Distribution

Years of Experience
2+ years


Education Level
Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required.
Recent and Spring 2019 college graduates with past internship experience encouraged to apply.

The Industrial Engineer position will primarily be responsible for improving our manufacturing, warehousing and shipping methods, implementing cost reduction projects and leading continuous improvement and lean initiatives throughout the facility.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
 Champion and lead continuous improvement and lean manufacturing initiatives.
 Develop labor standards and estimates for new products
 Conduct labor standard studies for existing processes and implement plans to improve output.
 Maintain the accuracy of operation routings for bills of material.
 Develop layouts for effective production and efficient flow throughout the plant.
 Recommend, manage and conduct cost improvement initiatives.
 Find ways to eliminate waste, maximize efficiency and improve performance in all departments.
 Design process and control systems to minimize and resolve production issues.
 Ensure that all aspects of the Quality Policy are understood and enacted.
 Promote a safe work environment including proper use of PPE.
 Maintaining database of materials for Reach, RoHS and Prop65.


QUALIFICATIONS
 Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is preferred.
 Experience in a manufacturing environment – welding, fabricating and powder coating experience a plus.
 Ability to handle multiple project assignments.
 Work experience in lean manufacturing initiatives using 7S, Kaizen, Lean Six Sigma solutions.
 Strong problem solving skills.
 Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
 Proficient computer skills in AutoCAD/Inventor and Microsoft Office Applications.
 Proven track record of developing and implementing improvements.

Compensation includes a competitive base salary with bonus, health insurance (medical, dental and vision) and 401K.

American Kenda Rubber Ind.

Kenda is a recognized leader in tire/wheel production, with over 12,000 employees worldwide, where quality, honesty, and customer service are core values. This position is an opportunity to be part of a “world class” organization, with excellent advancement and growth opportunities.

What email should the hiring manager reach you at?

By clicking the button above, I agree to the ZipRecruiter Terms of Use and acknowledge I have read the Privacy Policy, and agree to receive email job alerts.

What email should we contact you at once we get salary info from the hiring manager?

By clicking the button above, I agree to the ZipRecruiter Terms of Use and acknowledge I have read the Privacy Policy, and agree to receive email job alerts.

Our qualification feature is only available to registered members - what email address would you like for us to keep on file?

By clicking the button above, I agree to the ZipRecruiter Terms of Use and acknowledge I have read the Privacy Policy, and agree to receive email job alerts.