Manufacturing Process Engineer

  • Location: Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #673

Job Type: Permanent Hire
Pay: $65,000-$100,000
Location: Hollidaysburg, PA

Basic Qualifications

  • Education/Training:   Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering or related field
  • Experience:  Eight (8) or more years in industrial engineering, manufacturing process engineering, or a closely related area.
  • Experience working within the heavy equipment, manufacturing, or automobile industry
  • Experience in fabrication and assembly operations with application of Six Sigma tools
  • Experience in project management, multi-tasking, and managing large quantities of data
  • Conduct research to develop new and improved manufacturing processes
  • Experience designing and planning equipment and production layouts
  • Experience in conducting tests and monitoring the process performance throughout production
  • Experience troubleshooting problems associated with manufacturing processes
  • Experience evaluating processes and equipment to ensure compliance with build efficiency
  • Experience in environmental and safety regulation compliance
  • Experience estimating production times and costs 
  • Experience with industrial material processing, welding, blast & paint, and parts/equipment assembly operations 

General Responsibilities

  • Extract, process and analyze current and historical manufacturing data to provide labor estimates in support of proposal and continuous improvement efforts
  • Expand knowledge of manufacturing process including welding, fabrication, coatings, and assembly to provide accurate and reasonable estimates
  • Be responsible for all detailed processes in connection with manufacturing, routings, and time studies
  • Review new releases for design and manufacturing
  • Provide shop support to aid in improving the coordination and collaboration between departments and teams
  • Analyze manufacturing and fabrication processes to find possible problems or needed improvements
  • Evaluate and improve throughput and cycle time using Lean/Six Sigma tools
  • Work closely with hourly team members to improve the efficiency of processes centered around assembly, fabrication, and paint
  • Identify procedures and tools to improve productivity, quality, and safety for the manufacturing team
  • Collaborate with production and other teams by attending scheduled meetings to ensure timely improvements on processes
  • Assist with recommendations for new equipment and tooling
  • Submit, manage, and appropriate capital expenditures
  • Write and maintain assembly work processes for manufacturing operations
  • Review and select required tooling and equipment for specialized processes centered around fabrication and assembly
  • Process documentation and control of prototype assembly issues
  • Assist in plant layout and workstation design
  • Enforce quality control to reduce waste
  • Implement methods and modifications to reduce production costs
  • Assist with financial planning and cost analysis

Essential Skills

  • Project management skills, multi-tasking, and the ability to manage large quantities of data
  • Analytical, critical thinking, attention to detail, communication, and skills to evaluate data and provide recommendations
  • Knowledge of manufacturing procedures and processes
  • Superior computer skills & the ability to maintain technical documentation
  • Familiarity with product liability practices and associated manufacturing documentation
  • The ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment and deliver on schedule
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Project)


  • Competitive Salary
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account

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