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Manufacturing Engineer - RA

Absolute Opportunities
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
February 14, 2018

Manufacturing Engineer - RA

Minneapolis, MN

Our client, a global power management provider is seeking an experienced engineering professional to join their team located in the Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN area to work in the capacity of Manufacturing Engineer. The chosen candidate will assist with new capital installation, new capital selection, asset consolidation/transfers, new product launch, make/buy analysis, machine tool control programing, fixture design, tool selection and application of information technology to manufacturing processes. The ideal candidate will possess no more than 5 years of manufacturing engineering experience with a few years machine tool programming, MasterCAM and DNC coupled with 2D/3D CAD (Pro E, AutoCAD, SolidWorks) software.


*Create and maintain simulation models of Hydraulics Operations sites as needed and train personnel.

* Support the execution of the Capital Strategy for Hydraulics Group.

* Develop action plans to transfer new technology to existing and new processes globally.

* Comply with standard EHS practices and guidelines embodying a Zero Incident Culture.

* Develop/utilize expert knowledge in simulation software to build models of Hydraulics Operations.

* Coordinates activities with Hydraulics EHS, CI and Quality functions.

* Assists with management of projects through-out Global Hydraulics Operations.

* Champions process standardization across all Hydraulics facilities.

* Assists local sites with new capital installation, asset layout, process training and new product launch.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering or a related engineering discipline is required.

2 – 5 years of manufacturing industry experience is required.

2 years of experience in machine tool programming, CAM (MasterCAM), and DNC software is required.

2 years’ experience in 2D/3D CAD (Pro E, AutoCAD, SolidWorks) software

1 year experience reading and interpreting engineering drawings

1 year new product launch experience is preferred, but not required.

Project Management experience is a plus.

1 year of experience with enterprise MRP systems (Oracle, MFG-Pro, JD Edwards) is a strong plus.

Experience using and implementing Lean/Six Sigma tools is a strong plus, but not required.

Flexibility and adaptability to work in a changing global, virtual organization is preferred.

Ability to manage multiple priorities and switch focus efficiently is required.

Proficiency with MS Office Suite (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, etc.) is required.

Up to 50% Domestic Travel is required.

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