Manufacturing Engineer

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  • Location:

    Shelton, United States

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing Engineers

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Dan Dubay

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Consultant:


Job Description

For almost 50 years, Lighthouse Professional Services has worked to provide full-service consulting and staffing partnerships to clients in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, and the Carolinas. Our innovative solutions can reach all areas within your firm including: Administrative, Information Technology, Engineering, Finance, Clerical and Light Industrial.

Lighthouse Professional Services committed to the success of the companies, candidates and employees we serve. We invest in excellent working partnerships, powered by people.


We are currently seeking a Manufacturing Engineer in Greenville, SC.


Position Summary and Special Duties:

As a (an) Manufacturing Engineer your day to day duties will consist of and may not be limited to:


To oversee and manage the teams in the 3rd shift manufacturing areas to ensure production lines are successful.  Also, partnering in the noncompliance reporting/ documentation and process engineering projects in relations to printing and collating processing.


  • Manager/Supervises a staff of production personnel and technicians in Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Cost (SQDC) elements:
    • Ensure production output meets customer requirements:
      • Unit production
      • Quality performance
      • Maintain acceptable product margin performance
      • Manage cyclical order demand order fulfillment
  • Specific work tasks.
    • Manufacturing capability
    • Production Numbering
    • Comp Room Job Prep
    • Maintain Production Daily Schedule 
    • Responsible for mentoring and documents policy noncompliance
    •  List Scheduling shift PTO to insure personnel coverage
  • Works towards achieving long and short-term business objectives:
    • Cross training personnel to insure coverage
    • Leads and participates in Kaizen events
    • Ensures continuous 5S activity with monthly assessments
  • Process Engineering projects.



  • Requirements listed in LMS for role.
  • Product knowledge
  • Six-Sigma and Lean methodologies




Demonstrated skills/Experience:


  • Has successfully defined, planned, and facilitated the development of a manufacturing special process cell from start up to full production
  • Proven track record of measurable results with applied metrics to support a LEAN enterprise
  • Excellent oral, written, and presentation skills
  • Ability to lead a multi-disciplined team within a matrixed organization
  • Drive KPI consolidation to support all Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Cost (SQDC) initiatives
  • Ability to develop and execute project plans to include key milestones and objectives and report on such on a regular basis to various levels of the organization



Education and Experience Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial/mechanical engineering or equivalent education
  • 5+ years’ experience in leading-edge lean manufacturing or process-oriented environments in a supervisory or management level
  • Experience with production environments including designing, building, and/or debugging printing press and/or collators desired.
  • Computer literate and experienced with Microsoft Office and SAP.


Travel Requirements:


  • 0% travel may be required during peak periods



  • Duration: 12 month contract.
  • Location: Greenville, SC
  • Salary: $23-26hr.
  • Benefits:  you can pick them up through us.
  • Shift:– 1 - 3rd Shift - 10pm to 6am
  • Interviews – Phone and In Person

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply immediately!

Please include a clean copy of your resume and salary expectations and any references.