Manufacturing Engineer

Location: Grand Rapids, MI

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Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Provide manufacturing with tools and technical engineering support to implement new products and processes into production.
  2. Provide ideas for designs and assemblies and follow them through from concept through production.
  3. Work with Quality Engineering on corrective actions to improve overall quality and reduce customer complaints.
  4. Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout.
  5. Investigate new manufacturing processes and equipment and prepare capital requests with justification.
  6. Improve American Seating’s current processes by removing constraints through a team approach.
  7. Identify and implement cost reduction projects.
  8. Support new product launch’s by helping to determine new product costs.

Minimum Requirements

  1. 4-year engineering degree.
  2. 2-5 years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering.

Skills Required

  1. Candidates should be mechanically inclined with the ability to troubleshoot, often hands-on interacting with shop floor personnel.
  2. Preferred experience: CAD, Solidworks, Lean Manufacturing, Powdercoat, Upholstery, Metal Fab, Welding, and Assembly.