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.
Manufacturing and Distribution
Years of Experience
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.
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.
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.