for a start up plant near Pulaski, TN. The plant is a joint venture between a US owned Fortune 500 Company and a major Japanese owned Company. The plant will cast and machine iron parts for auto engines. The position reports to the Engineering Manager and requires a BSME or BSMET degree from an accredited university and 3+ years of plant experience. Metal machining experience is mandatory. The successful candidate may spend up to 2 months in Japan and at a US plant and then install and startup equipment at this new plant.
Develop and implement optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards. Recommend and implement improvements to production processes, methods and controls. Responsible for engineering projects including facility modifications, layouts, and production process modifications. Initiate and direct the attainment of improved operational efficiencies and technical excellence through the application of manufacturing engineering principles/techniques and participation in planning and budgeting processes.
- Turning, boring and grinding
- Prefer iron furnace (ABP preferred)
- CNC machines (prefer Okuma)
- PLC’s (AB, Mitsubishi, Fanuc preferred)