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Manufacturing Engineer

Kelly Services

Fort Wayne, IN
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Job Title Manufacturing Engineer

Jobid US588YCT_BH1444714

Location: Fort Wayne, IN, 46802, USA

Description **Manufacturing Engineer Position Available (Direct Hire) - Fort Wayne, IN**

**Kelly Services is currently seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for one of their top manufacturing clients in the Fort Wayne area.**

A **Manufacturing Engineer** in the textiles industry is responsible for making sure **manufacturing** equipment and **production** processes run safely, cost effectively within quality parameters according to planned protocols using the appropriate technology. This role is split into three main areas: data maintenance, optimization and implementation.

**Main Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Liaison between Corporate Team and Local Manufacturing Team for production forecast
+ Schedule production floor: set initial plan with ability to adjust on the fly to meet OTCC goal.
+ Analyzing the existing operations and initiating process improvements using time studies, line balancing, and other tools
+ Developing assembly equipment and production cells including process maps, value stream mapping, and work instruction development
+ Training operators on new processes and procedures
+ Participating in New Product Development process to ensure that product designs incorporate Design for Manufacturing principles
+ Performing cost analysis to support both New Product Development and existing equipment needs
+ Maintaining system integrity for manufacturing product information
+ Creating routings to manage material flow through the manufacturing process
+ Creating/maintaining plant floor and manufacturing area layout drawings
+ Leverage data analytics to make strategic and tactical business decisions
**Education Requirements**

+ BS in Engineering, any kind, from an accredited college required. Equivalent experience may be considered.

+ Minimum 2 years manufacturing engineering experience in a production environment required
+ Some travel (less than 2%) required.
**Skill Requirements** (Technical, Communication, Interpersonal, etc.)

+ ERP experience, SAP preferred
+ Experience managing data sets within Excel; v-lookups, pivots, etc
+ Application of lean manufacturing principles with a proven track record of success
+ Communicating effectively with management, teams, engineers, and the shop floor
+ Excelling in problem solving, innovation, team participation, and self-motivation.
+ Managing process improvement activities on multiple and concurrent projects, demonstrating a sense of urgency
+ Working with teams to achieve Quality, Cost and Timing targets
**Behavioral Requirements/Distinguishing Characteristics**

+ EXCELLENT written and oral communication skills
+ Teamwork and collaboration-oriented
+ Personal accountability/ownership mentality
+ Change/Results oriented
**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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