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Manufacturing Unit Process Engineer

Job type:Permanent
Town/City:North Canaan
State:CT
Salary/Rate:$80,000 - $85,000 per year
Business Sector:Engineering
Job ref:TS989672126
Post Date:April 01, 2024
Lighthouse Professional Services, a division of Staffing 360 Solutions group of companies, has been providing contract and direct hire talent to client companies, ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 corporations for over 50 years. Our offices are in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts, and we work with clients across the country. Our management and recruiting teams are led by experienced industry professionals. We invest in excellent working partnerships, powered by people.
 
We are currently seeking a Manufacturing Unit Process Engineer in Canaan, CT.
 
Responsible for process capability, cost reduction and continuous improvement project implementation within their designated manufacturing unit. Provides specific engineering work related to field of expertise with broad overlap between engineering disciplines expected. Support capacity planning and growth, as well as defining budgeted rates and process documentation. Ensures compliance with quality systems, policies, procedures, and best practices, and all local, state, federal and safety regulations, policies, and procedures. Regular, punctual attendance is an essential job function. Ability to read and write and converse in English. Willing and able to uphold values.
 
As a (an) Manufacturing Unit Process Engineer your day-to-day duties will consist of and may not be limited to: 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Implements and sustains work process for the manufacturing unit.
  • Identifies critical equipment setting and creation of standards.
  • Creates technical knowledge for the manufacturing unit and transfers the knowledge to the operator and technical associates.
  • Coaches associates on continuous improvement methodologies within the manufacturing unit.
  • Understands top losses within the manufacturing unit and develops and implements plans to eliminate losses and drive OEE performance.
  • Responsible for manufacturing unit change control including validation activities, root cause analysis of prioritized OEE losses, and quality events and deviations.
  • Other duties as required to support the needs of the business.
 
Requirements: 
Minimum Education:
  • This position has the following minimum educational requirements:
  • High School Diploma/GED: Required
  • Associates Degree: Preferred
  • BA/BS Degree: Preferred - Engineering, Mechanical Engineering preferred
  • In lieu of Associates Degree, 3-5 years technical or manufacturing experience required
  • 2 yrs medical manufacturing experience preferred
Minimum Experience:
  • 3 years manufacturing experience preferred
 
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities (KSA’s): (Not Required/Will Train, Basic, Proficient, Advanced)
  • Effective Oral/written Communication - Proficient
  • Ability to work as part of a team / Teambuilding - Proficient
  • Independent thinking / Self Driven - Proficient
  • Decision Making Ability - Proficient
  • Machine Design – Proficient
  • Troubleshooting / Problem Solving - Advanced
  • Safety & Ergonomics Expertise – Proficient
  • Project Management - Basic
  • Quality Systems Knowledge – Proficient
  • Logistics & Planning Knowledge – Basic
  • Computer Skills / Microsoft Office - Proficient
  • Financial Acumen – Basic

DETAILS:
  • Duration: Permanent   
  • Location:  North Canaan, CT
  • Salary: Depending on Experience 
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply immediately!
Please include a clean copy of your resume and salary expectations and any references.