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Industrial Engineer

Industrial Management & Engineering Group
Columbus, NE
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

We are seeking an Industrial or Manufacturing Engineer to join our team!

Job Description / Duties Required:

  • Update existing and develop future plant layouts (AutoCAD)
  • Develop layout for optimized materials staging and delivery to manufacturing operations
  • Develop 2D AutoCAD layout for equipment utility connections including water, air, gas, electric, and communications
  • Develop assembly / manufacturing processes to support new product or existing product improvements
  • Develop plan to improve changeover activities to increase manufacturing throughput
  • Identify methods to ensure standardized work is followed and reduce process variation
  • Work with manufacturing team members to develop continuous improvement initiatives
  • Basic understanding of data collection methods including time study, delay study, and work sampling
  • Time study existing work centers to identify waste and develop action plans for improvement
  • Develop and maintain Quality Documentation including Process Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (PFMEA’s), Control Plans, Inspection Sheets, Work Instructions, and Quality Control Visuals
  • Utilize pre-determined time standards to develop process times for new and existing processes
  • Develop work instructions following required process sequence capturing all critical process steps
  • Maximize equipment capacity utilization
  • Develop a roadmap and set priorities to reach goals set for cost improvement, safety, and efficiency
  • Develop Future State Process Map to improve handling of materials and reduction in indirect labor cost
  • Develop Plan for Every Part (PFEP) to optimize inventory storage methods and frequencies
  • Develop Work in Process (WIP) needed to support operation processes and improve material flow
  • Evaluate need and design for improved material handling equipment
  • Utilize simulation software, Simul8, to evaluate and exploit bottlenecks, and verify accuracy of plans for process improvement
  • Implement 5S and workplace organization practices
  • Evaluate customer manufacturing needs and use engineering skillset to address those needs
  • Utilize project Gantt charts to manage daily project schedules for keeping all tasks on schedule and identify potential delays
  • Report progress in professional manor to customer in weekly project review meetings
  • Maintain detailed action register with open items to review with project team for resolution
  • Report weekly progress to management team utilizing weekly progress report
  • Maintain IMEG and customer files according to standard operating procedures (SOP’s)
  • Follow IMEG defined safety practices at both IMEG office and customer locations
  • Utilize IMEG standard operating procedures (SOP’s) to complete project work

Job Description / Duties Advantageous:

  • Evaluate existing manufacturing equipment to identify methods for improvement
  • Develop 3D mechanical designs using SolidWorks and 2D shop prints using AutoCAD
  • Develop mechanical designs that follow all OSHA safety requirements
  • Account for operator safety, ergonomics, and cycle time in equipment design
  • Account for effective maintenance procedures in equipment design
  • Design error proofing concepts (poke-yoke) into mechanical and electrical design
  • Confirm manufacturing equipment capabilities by evaluating quality reports and analysis of equipment performance data
  • Develop detailed equipment and machine specifications for obtaining quotes
  • Basic understanding of PLC processors and HMI display screens
  • Review and understand customer product design and functionality
  • Develop methods for testing and validating product functionality
  • Develop systems for collecting manufacturing equipment settings and test results allowing for future reference
  • Develop IMEG standard operating procedures (SOP’s)

Software:

  • AutoCAD
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Project
  • MS Power Point
  • SolidWorks
  • MS Visio
  • Simul8
  • Visual Knowledge Share (VKS)
  • e-Drawing viewers: DWG True View

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:

  • Understanding of statistical and business improvement tools to apply and sustain business improvement results
  • Strong mathematical, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication, presentation, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Strong professional presence
  • Ability to conceptualize, analyze, plan and organize process improvement initiatives
  • Ability to prioritize project activities and to hold team members accountable for daily and weekly assignments
  • Reasoning skills for problem identification and resolution
  • Knowledge of data collection methods including equipment delay studies, time study, and work sampling
  • Ability to apply quality control theories and principles to an operational environment
  • Must excel at working in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate detailed technical initiatives to non-technical associates
  • Ability to work in a team of associates from multiple different departments
  • Strong desire to learn and apply learnings

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Advantageous:

  • Ability to conceptualize and organize plans to achieve mechanical design functionality
  • Knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, and electric motor functionality
  • Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Six Sigma or Lean skills

Education and Experience:

  • BA/BS degree in related field
  • Entry Level to 5+ years relevant experience

Some travel required. Valid Drivers license and reliable transportation is required.

Company Description
Industrial Management and Engineering Group, LLC (IMEG) is an engineering consulting firm established in 2006 which offers cost effective and well trained resources in industrial and mechanical engineering. IMEG is located in St. Marys, Ohio and currently employs a variety of engineers with diverse engineering interests. IMEG helps clients improve their productivity, flexibility, safety, and efficiency. Our goal is to improve each client’s competitiveness and profitability.

IMEG Engineering Support Services include:
Project Management
Plant Layouts
Data Collection
Direct Labor Utilization
Materials Flow Analysis
Productivity Improvement
Quality Documents
Material Handling Design
Tooling Design
Error Proof Design

Industrial Management & Engineering Group

Why Work Here?
IMEG engineers are able to focus on their engineering interests while assisting manufacturers with achieving their project goals.

Industrial Management and Engineering Group, LLC (IMEG) is an engineering consulting firm established in 2006 which offers cost effective and well trained resources in industrial and mechanical engineering. IMEG is located in St. Marys, Ohio and currently employs a variety of engineers with diverse engineering interests. IMEG helps clients improve their productivity, flexibility, safety, and efficiency. Our goal is to improve each client’s competitiveness and profitability. IMEG Engineering Support Services include: Project Management Plant Layouts Data Collection Direct Labor Utilization Materials Flow Analysis Productivity Improvement Quality Documents Material Handling Design Tooling Design Error Proof Design

Address

Columbus, NE
USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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