Senior Manufacturing Engineer
KI, a world class supplier of innovative and award-winning furniture solutions for business, educational, and healthcare environments, is seeking a full-time Senior Manufacturing Engineer in our Bonduel Manufacturing Facility.
To learn more about KI, please visit www.ki.com
The position will plan, formulate, administer and coordinate various long- and short-term engineering projects that will be designed to improve the quality and performance of product. They will also reduce cost, waste and delays in the operation. The position will evaluate, develop, and recommend improvements in manufacturing equipment, layouts, and material handling processes and equipment. The position will evaluate, develop, and oversee production of new and non-standard High Pressure Laminate (HPL) products. This position is also responsible for all new HPL product activities, HPL labor, material, and COQ reduction efforts.
In addition, job duties will include:
Continuous process improvement activities.
Implement new products and processes.
Supervise/assist in development of non-standard products.
Evaluate new and existing processes and equipment.
Collaborate with Automation team on new processes
Design and develop manufacturing processes and equipment to support new or modified products.
Work with Sales Operations to resolve field install or quality issues.
- Provide Customer Service and Sales support for standard and custom product inquiries.
- Respond to and correct production problems as they arise
- Provide the Maintenance and Tool and Die area with design support as needed
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field
Three to five years of directly related experience in a fabrication/assembly manufacturing environment.
Experience with BPCS or MRPII manufacturing system.
Experience with Lean Manufacturing/Continuous Improvement principles.
Value Added Skills:
Knowledge of ISO 9001
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, AutoCAD and BPCS
Ability to calculate accurate cost justifications
Capability to manage multiple projects
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to solve problems
Ability to work with other people within and outside the company
Ability to work independently
KI offers a welcoming work culture with competitive benefits for eligible employees. Benefits include:
100% Employee ownership
Competitive health, dental, & vision insurance
A 401(k) Plan with company match
Paid vacation and holidays
Wellness resources, including an on-site fitness center, onsite Physical Therapist, and a fitness reimbursement program
An educational reimbursement program
Company paid life insurance, short term disability, long term disability, and EAP.
- Job Family Manufacturing / Operations - Office
- Pay Type Salary
- Bonduel, WI - Manufacturing, 204 West South Street, Bonduel, Wisconsin, United States of America