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Manufacturing/Process Engineer in Chicago, IL at GPAC

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Be part of a highly innovative group of engineers where it's about the products we create and the customers that we serve. Our process engineering team is hiring for a talented experienced engineer who has the desire to expand his/her engineering skillset.

Role Summary

This experienced engineer has responsibilities across all phases of assigned engineering projects to ensure the objectives of quality, time, and cost are met. Prepares project schedules and reviews cost estimates, compiles required cost and equipment information, and acquire funding. Responsible for effective communication of engineering information among team members. Follows the structure of the Project Management, Safety, Continuous Improvement and Quality Systems throughout project execution. Investigates problems and requirements of projects and develops plans for solutions in line with economic, personnel, and environmental considerations.

Essential job duties and responsibilities for this experience engineer includes the following:

  • Transfer, modify, procure, install, and start up manufacturing processes
  • Tracks and monitors key project metrics to ensure short and long-term expectations are met
  • The scope of influence of this position spans manufacturing, engineering, product & process development, material and equipment vendors
  • Strong influential leadership skills are necessary
  • The ability to effectively present information, defend a position and address concerns
  • Understand and apply safe practices

Essential job qualifications for this experienced engineer includes the following:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering
  • Experience in manufacturing mass customization of durable goods a plus
  • Responsible for ongoing development of technical and leadership competencies
  • Experience in lean manufacturing and continuous improvement a plus
  • Team player who possesses strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications such as Word, Excel and Outlook and AutoCAD. Microsoft Project is preferred

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The qualifications, physical demands and work environment characteristics listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to successfully perform the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Take the next step in your Process Engineer career. APPLY NOW! Please contact Travis Hakeman directly at 605-370-6086 for more information on this or any other positions you may be interested.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States over the past 29 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.