Process Engineer (Machining)
Michigan, Grand Rapids-Muskegon-
Evaluate and improve on processes in manufacturing systems.
Maintain reliable and safe manufacturing systems while improving production rates, efficiencies, yields, costs and changeovers.
Improve process capability and production volume while maintaining and improving quality standards.
Collect, record, and transcribe data.
Show results in reports.
Perform new color and raw material testing.
Develop and implement systems that optimize all phases of production process.
Provide suggestions during incident investigations.
Work with equipment designers and manufacturing engineers to develop a cost-effective and working production process.
Research and purchase new manufacturing technology.
Develop justifications for new capital expenditures, write the appropriation request, follow up on the purchase of the capital equipment, and manage the timely installation of the equipment.
Assign ECR s to the appropriate function and coordinate the timely completion of all ECR s.
Perform time studies for the development of new labor standards and confirmation of existing standards.
Serve as project leader on various cost reduction or process improvement projects.
Other duties as assigned by management.
Maintain engineering records in the MRP system. This includes creating and maintaining the following:
Bills of Materials
Bills of Operation
Product Information Sheets