Manufacturing Engineer

REQ: REQ-120027 Engineering

  • Bridgeton, MO, United States
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Key Competencies:
  • Business Acumen: Thorough understanding of the Engineering financial impact and a basic understanding of the needs and impact of other functions on the business
  • Engineering Processes: Good understanding and contributor in process development and layout improvement
  • Project Impact: Multi-task Projects with various components and sub-systems responsibility
  • Team Interaction: Technical contributions on smaller project cross functional teams
  • External Customer Interaction: Customer interaction on an intermittent basis
  • Autonomy: Some guidance from supervisor and mentors
  • Technical Communication: Analysis and presentation skills demonstrated
  • Technical Judgment (Problem Solving): Clear understanding of the issues and applies techniques to solve quickly


  • Candidate will have 0-2 years of experience
  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Must have exposure to Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma principles
  • Must demonstrate ability to communicate effectively to internal customers at all levels of the organization
  • Must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and goal orientated
  • Must be able to speak and write clearly and concisely
  • Must be willing to work in a manufacturing environment
  • Must be flexible in work hours or weekends as needed


  • Provide engineering expertise for assembly processes, methods, manufacturing systems and technologies that will result in highly producible, quality product designs and manufacturing systems that are capable and cost effective.
  • Review and analyze manufacturing methods in sub-assembly and assembly areas. Make recommendations and support implementation of projects for line balance, manpower planning, workstation design, material flow, KANBAN design, and sequence.
  • Review existing and proposed product designs for ease of manufacture and make recommendations that will enhance the quality and producibility of the product. Participate in design reviews.
  • Participate in project team activities involving value analysis, design reviews, product development, product transfer and startup, and new product introduction. Use value-engineering techniques to reduce cost and increase customer value.
  • Review and analyze manufacturing procedures, make recommendations for design and/or manufacturing methods and coordinate projects which will result in more efficient manufacturing costs and/or enhanced quality. Maintain project objectives and financial documentation.
  • Conduct problem solving processes utilizing “Is-Is Not”, “5 Whys” and other similar methodologies (fishbone, cause effect, etc.) for root cause analysis.
  • Collaborate with plant maintenance personnel and manufacturing operations.   Direct plant hourly workforce when required. 

REQ: REQ-120027 Engineering

  • Bridgeton, MO, United States
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