Manufacturing Engineer - Metals Production in Waukesha, WI at GPAC

Date Posted: 6/8/2022

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Job Description

Manufacturing Engineer

The Manufacturing Engineer develops, evaluates and improves manufacturing methods, utilizing knowledge of product design, materials and parts, fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment capabilities, assembly methods, and quality control standards.

Duties and Responsibilities:

 Design, deploy and validate new manufacturing processes and techniques.
 Develop, evaluate, improve and document manufacturing processes, with emphasis on standardized work.
 Create and maintain accurate documentation of tool drawings, design concepts, and shop orders.
 Provide engineering support to production departments to troubleshoot and resolve technical problems.
 Serve as a cross functional member of Continuous Improvement team, with a role to optimize the manufacturing process.
 Develop and implement process control techniques and procedures into manufacturing environments.
 Analyze manufacturing process flows to enhance quality and identify cost reduction.
 Estimate production times and related costs to provide information for management decisions.
 Applies statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements and document through manufacturing standards.
 Work with vendors to determine product specifications and arrange equipment, parts or material purchase. Evaluate products according to quality standards and specifications.
 Design and develop manufacturing processes for enhancements, product changes, new products and tooling that is consistent with zero defect level and low product cost.
 Complete any special projects as assigned by supervisor/manager.
Education, Skills, and Experience:
 Bachelor's degree Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering required and 5 years minimum related experience and/or training.
 Excellent communication skills with the ability to effectively present information to top management, internal and external customers in a professional manner.

Education, Skills, and Experience:

 CAD/SigmaNest knowledge
 Blueprint Reading (GD&T a plus)
 Must be able to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
 Knowledge of quality management systems, specifically ISO-9001.
 Ability to prioritize multiple projects.

If you're ready for the next step in your career, make sure to apply now or submit your resume to McKenzie McGranor at For a confidential conversation, please call McKenzie directly at 605-705-4018

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.