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Manufacturing Engineer
DES MOINES IA 50312
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-88392952

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  Job posted:   Tue Apr 17, 2018
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Manufacturing Engineer
## Description
Andersen Corporation is seeking an experienced and motivated Manufacturing Engineering professional for its Tooling and Process/Manufacturing Engineer position in Des Moines, Iowa. Qualified applicants will have a degree in Mechanical Engineering with 3-5 years of experience in tool design, machine design, process/work station design, and have prior experience in the specification and maintenance of punching and machining processes for high volume production. Applicants with a demonstrated track record of cross-functional team collaboration and experience in the areas described below are encouraged to apply for this exciting and important role in our organization!
## Qualifications
**Education and Experience:**
* Undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering.
* 3-5 years prior experience in tool design, machine design, process and workstation design. Experience in punching and machining technologies preferred.
* Experience in the specification and control of shop floor automation and PLC's.
* Experience in CAD modeling: AutoCAD, Inventor or Solidworks, or equivalent experience required.
* Versatile with demonstrated mastery of technical expertise across a wide variety of assembly and fabrication processes.
* Lean Manufacturing Experience: Familiar with making business cases and justifying cost savings projects based upon labor and/or manufacturing efficiency improvements using Lean techniques.
* Six Sigma Experience: Skilled at data-based problem solving techniques, familiar with the principles of Six Sigma and leading Six Sigma projects.
* Experienced user of Microsoft office products including: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, Internet Explorer, Outlook, Access.
**Knowledge of: **
* Statistics, blue print and specification interpretation including the application of GD&T;, part measurement & inspection, measurement system analysis, capability analysis, machine certification studies, control plans, operator instruction creation and maintenance, time-motion studies including rated stopwatch observations.
**Project Management:**
* Immediately capable of taking a lead role in developing project plans involving internal and external resources.
* Ability to create detailed plans, set goals, track progress, and reach deadlines without breaking commitments.
* Able to manage directly assigned projects along with multiple concurrent and sequential activities.
* Capable of leading cross-functional teams, leading discussions and ensuring essential communication is maintained.
* Able to work independently without direct oversight.
* Able to follow prescriptive Andersen and Storm Door Division policies, procedures and guidelines.
* Demonstrates flexibility and an ability to find creative solutions that meet the needs of the organization.
**Communication and Interactions with Others:**
* Good people skills: Able to communicate and work well with others at all skill levels.
* Effective communicator with internal and external customers and staff.
* Able to lead others on projects and assignments when necessary.
* Able to mentor and train others in each area of their expertise.
* Creates technical reports that summarize analysis and detailed findings to peer group and management audiences.
* Must be comfortable in making independent presentations to peers and upper management.
* Able to independent communicate with business partners to resolve technical issues.
**Documentation:**
* Documents, archives and logs many details related to manufacturing concepts and decisions.
* Self-accountable to all documentation requirements for each assigned activity.
* Able to take meeting minutes and to track action items.
**Benefits:**
* Medical/Dental/Vision/Life insurance
* Paid time off (PTO)
* Paid holidays
* 401(k) plan
* Professional development
* Tuition reimbursement
**Total Rewards:**
* A culture that supports work-life balance
* An environment where collaboration is key
* Volunteer opportunities - on company time
* Training & career progression
*Job:* Engineering
*Primary Location:* United States-IA-Des Moines
*Organization:* Storm Division Door
*Job Posting:* Apr 16, 2018, 8:37:20 AM
*Unposting Date:* Ongoing
*Req ID:* 22942

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