22 days old

Production Engineer

Kelly Services
Newport News, VA 23606
Production Engineer

Newport News VA

Direct Hire

Job Description:

Coordinate and develop production schedules on a daily and weekly basis to meet goals.

Establish priorities for daily work in process WIP through analysis of reports and input from cross functional teams.

Align and set priorities for resources and shared resources across factory to maximize efficiency to ensure customer ship schedules on time.

Utilizing business volume forecasts and production output metrics, develop future headcount requirements to ensure capacity levels are maintained at appropriate levels.

Accumulate daily parts/material information to analyze and establish dates to meet and exceed customer delivery requirements.

Develop and create department Work Instructions. Develop and create department Standard Operating Procedures.

Communicate with cross-functional teams including: Customer Service, Engineering, Quality, Operations and Purchasing. Own metrics of manufacturing turn-around-time TAT , through-put, past due order reduction, and ontime delivery.

Utilize metrics and reports to analyze processes, procedures, etc.

Participate in business processes improvement events, such as kaizens, in order to improve processes and reduce waste. Assist in the development and implementation of procedures and techniques which will improve the scheduling function.

Actively participate in process improvement and creation/adherence to standard work. Other duties as assigned by manager


Bachelor degree within relevant field Industrial Engineering, preferred Minimum 5 years of experience within a production planning/scheduling role Verbal and written communication, organization, problem solving and interpersonal skills are necessary Ability to use data to build capacity and other models Ability to interface effectively with all levels of personnel internally and externally Advanced Microsoft excel skills required; Experience in Power BI strongly preferred Strong analysis, problem solving, and root cause analysis

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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: 2021-11-15 Expires: 2021-12-16

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