Manufacturing Engineer III in Mount Pleasant, MI at Welbilt

Date Posted: 8/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Does your current “Engineering gig” get you down?  Are you ready to make a positive change?  If so, then come work for a company that . . .
  • Values the strong skills you bring to the table
  • Provides an opportunity to succeed at what you do best
  • Will challenge your skills and grow your talent
  • Gives you the chance to build a real, long term career
In this role, you will work under broad supervision and provide day to day support to production on Manufacturing Engineering related matters to ensure availability for assembly processes & equipment to collaborate on Production’s metrics & goal achievement, meeting the applicable Safety, Quality, Health & Environmental and Human Resources policies and procedures.   Reporting directly to the Director of Operations, this position is located in Mt. Pleasant, MI*. We put the 'fast' in fast food and the refinement in fine dining. We put the icy refreshment in sodas and the 'rocks' in signature cocktails. Be part of an industry that touches every life. Advance your career with the leader in foodservice innovation! 
Essential Job Functions:
  • Ensures plant processes are properly documented from work instructions through completion of drawings
  • Works to continuously improve processes by using Lean Manufacturing/Six Sigma tools
  • Ensures Product Structures are correct
  • Ensures assembly times are monitored and documented, and related issues tracked, to provide input on needed improvements
  • Prepares and revises Bills of Materials (Product Structures), drawings and work instructions for Manufacturing while interacting with hourly employees and office personnel. 
  • Works on special projects including equipment justification, sales equipment redesign/new design and shop efficiency improvements. Conducts feasibility studies, determines manpower and cost estimates, and develops engineering criteria. Performs analyses to develop design options or recommendations for structures, systems and components.
  • Supports Lean Initiatives throughout the plant, identifies potential areas for improvement. Working cross functionally with other team members, has primary responsibility for process design and modifications.  Continuously improving the work flow and procedures in the assembly of equipment
  • Researches, sources, and documents proposals for new equipment and manufacturing methods.  Implements solutions when approved.
  • Performs role on Safety Incident Investigation Teams, as needed.  Conducts safety inspections and tasks as required.  Creating Job Safety Analysis (JSA)

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering preferable with Manufacturing Engineering as the field of study.
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in a manufacturing setting.
  • familiar with programming a variety of CNC machines
  • exposure/certified in LEAN manufacturing and/or Six Sigma. 
  • Microsoft office applications used frequently.
  • Good interpersonal skills to influence team members.
  • Good interpersonal and organization skills
  • Able to perform in a team environment
  • Demonstrate special skills including gas or electrical knowledge
  • Takes initiatives and follows through tasks with the least amount of supervision