Manufacturing Project Engineer


: $86,620.00 - $128,850.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering

Job Description
Job Summary & Essential Functions:
  • Contribute program and engineering expertise for facility.
  • Assist in establishing operational methods and work standards using various measurement techniques

  • Analyze existing operations and propose cost-justified improvements
  • Optimize use of floor space, materials, personnel, and equipment
  • Analyze work station designs for ergonomic compliance
  • Conduct studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, inventory control, and production record-keeping systems
  • Develop work simplification methods and job aids
  • Collaborate with engineering, purchasing, and contract management to establish production layouts and procedures to meet customer requirements
  • May perform design on special projects as needed
  • Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.
  • Perform other assignments as required
Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications:
4-year technical degree in industrial engineering is preferred; an appropriate 2-year degree may be considered
2-4 years experience in providing engineering support in electronics manufacturing preferred

Required Skills & Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic manufacturing and assembly processes together with work measurement and work standards
  • Proficient in technical writing, good documentation skills; attention to detail is critical
  • Required: able to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Prior experience with an ISO-9000 AS-9000 environment is a plus
  • Demonstrated analytical expertise including ability to plan, resolve problems effectively, and establish priorities
  • Understanding of DOE, 6-Sigma, Lean Manufacturing desired
  • Working knowledge at an intermediate level of computer skills in e-mail, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Microsoft Project
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with customers and project company image to attract business
  • Negotiation and conflict management skills together with demonstrated experience troubleshooting and problem-solving
  • Flexible with high energy, able to handle multiple tasks smoothly
Physical Demands (reasonable accommodations may be made, if necessary):
Physical Abilities Lift /Carry

Stand - Frequently 10 lbs or less - Frequently

Walk - Occasionally 11-20 lbs Frequently

Sit - Frequently 21-50 lbs - Occasionally

Climb - Occasionally 51-100 lbs - Occasionally

Crawl - N/A Over 100 lbs - N/A

Squat or Kneel - Occasionally

Bend - Occasionally Push / Pull

Fine Manipulation - Frequently 10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Reach Outward - Frequently 10-20 lbs - Occasionally

Reach Above Shoulder - Occasionally 20-50 lbs - Occasionally

Drive - N/A 50-100 lbs - Occasionally

Over 100 lbs - N/A

N/A (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable to this occupation

Occasionally - Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (.25 - 2.5 hrs/day)

Frequently - Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5 hrs/day)

Continuously - Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day)

Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required:
Moderate noise levels
Light manufacturing environment
Occasional overnight travel - extended for durations of up to five days
Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

1505 Maiden Lane
Joplin, Missouri, 64801
United States

Job Requirements:

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