Reference : 563170

Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

  • Technical Production
  • United States WORCESTER, MA
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 12/04/2018

Position description

The incumbent will work as a Senior Manufacturing Engineer, providing technical resource to the manufacturing operation. Responsibilities will include troubleshooting manufacturing issues and driving continuous improvement relative to safety, quality, delivery and productivity. The Senior Manufacturing Engineer may also have supervision responsibilities for other technical resources. The successful candidate will possess a high level of initiative, ability to handle multiple responsibilities.

The principal end results are:

  • Participate in the Quality & Process Control World Class Manufacturing Pillar to determine the direction of improvement activities
  • Drive productivity & quality improvements projects in a timely manner
  • Drive root cause and corrective action analysis to resolve failure modes
  • Implement process controls to ensure product conformity
  • Conceptualize and implement technological improvements into the process

Profile description

The successful candidate should possess the following requirements:

  • Skills associated with a BS degree in engineering or equivalent experience
  • Advanced technical knowledge associated with a Master’s Degree would be a plus 
  • 8-10 years’ work experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong leadership skills with supervision experience preferred
  • Experience leading improvement projects and ability to manage through competing priorities
  • Thorough understanding and deployment of lean and/or six sigma tools
  • Six Sigma Green or Black Belt certification is desired
  • Understanding of world class manufacturing program is desired
  • Background in ISO 9001:2008 and/or ISO 9001:2015 is preferred
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD is preferred
  • Ability to write clearly and speak convincingly as a large amount of time is spent working with people
  • Self-directed and be able to make independent decisions
  • Must be proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)


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