16 days old

Engineering Manager

Kelly Services
Vernon Hills, IL 60061
Kelly Engineering Resources is seeking an Engineering Manager to join to join a leading manufacturer of electro-hydraulic control systems at their facility in Lincolnshire, IL.

The Engineering Manager will manage a constant and productive work environment on the shop floor. Leads and trains the Manufacturing Engineers as well as will work closely with the Plant Manager to support production needs. Works on long term projects that will support Companys Mission Statement.

**Primary Responsibilities:**

+ Assign duties and monitor quality of staff work

+ Maintain metrics and analyze data to assess performance of personnel and implement improvements

+ Analyze and design lean manufacturing cells using effective systems and simulation tools to optimize, determine use of space, equipment, material and personnel

+ Assist in developing plant layout in planning rearrangement of facilities, equipment and operations for better utilization of space

+ Work closely with research and development, quality assurance and maintenance personnel to prevent problems with products and tooling/fixtures

+ Ensure all manufacturing safety policies and procedures are always enforced

+ Stay informed with new manufacturing technologies and equipment to manufacture and reduce cost through efficiencies

+ Support all current and new product introductions, APQP

+ Ensure Suppliers are manufacturing products according to product specifications

+ Determine and eliminate root causes and diminish occurrences in the manufacturing process

+ Ensure that all manufacturing product specifications are developed, and testing procedures are in place per APQP

+ Reduce costs through Lean Manufacturing

+ Monitor and update Metrics on a regular basis

+ Perform other duties as assigned by manager

+ Supervise Manufacturing Engineers and Technicians assigned

**Minimum Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors degree (B.S.) in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent work experience; MBA preferred

+ Five - seven years related experience in a manufacturing environment

+ Experience in tool design and modifications

+ Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

+ Hands-on, team oriented and committed to business improvement processes

+ Process-oriented mentality

+ Strong problem-solving capabilities

+ Strong knowledge in writing product specifications

+ Strong project management skills

+ Ability to perform risk assessment for products, processes and suppliers

+ Ability to manage multiple priorities

+ Computer literacy: Basic skills with MS Word and Excel; Strong CAD proficiency, Minitab


**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2021-10-04 Expires: 2021-11-04

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