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Project Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_914771_1413529

Posted on 27 December 2021
Job Location
Sunbury, Ohio
Contract Type
Contract/Temp to Hire

We are looking for a high energy and driven individual who is excited about working in a dynamic engineering role within our organization for a contract to hire opportunity (6 month contract to hire).

This individual needs to be passionate about engineering and display strong problem solving skills, as well as being able to handle a busy workload and oversee the management of various projects. Strong interpersonal skills are essential to be successful within the engineering team, as well as previous experience working as a project manager in a manufacturing environment. The candidate needs to display accountability and ownership of their work and needs to have a passion for ensuring quality and integrity is built into the product they are responsible for which ultimately meets the customer’s needs.

Job Description:

  • Automotive background is highly preferable, with preference towards high volume assembly operations.
  • Background in electro-mechanical equipment is critical.
  • CAD skills are required with experience in AutoCad at a minimum. Experience with Solid Edge is highly preferred.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects on a simultaneous basis.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills. Strong communication and time management skills will be essential in this position. Ability to interface at multiple levels and operate within cross-functional teams is critical.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing methods is desirable but not essential.
  • Experienced in designing poka-yokes and simple equipment modifications. Ability to reverse engineer product as required.
  • Experience in designing and implementing solutions to production equipment problems, from simple modifications to complete equipment design and build issues.
  • Exceptional skills in time and project management.
  • Ability to give clear presentations of technical data at the department level. Ability to lead a small team of associates to complete a small team oriented project and create a presentation that summarizes the teams activities. Develop the skill to improve communication across cultural boundaries.
  • Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a safe work environment, follow all established safety policies & procedures, & report all safety related issues to a member of Management.
  • This is a hands-on-position involved in ongoing production floor activities.
  • The Engineer will be involved on a daily basis in resolving production equipment concerns
  • Participate in Processes Improvement Activities
  • Implement continuous improvements within cross functional teams
  • Handle any and all phases of several concurrent projects, from concept thru implementation and beyond
  • Create and deliver effective presentations regarding recommended solutions and alternatives for assigned initiatives.
  • Discuss with vendors, staff and management personnel regarding purchases, procedures, product specifications, manufacturing capabilities and project status.
  • Special projects as directed by management.
  • Support departmental business plan objectives.
  • Support department 5S activities.
  • New Model development.
  • Address quality issue resulting in engineered countermeasures and solutions.
  • Minimum Education Requirements:

    Four year engineering degree (mechanical or industrial) and 3 - 6 years related work experience.

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