Solon Manufacturing Company, located in Chardon Ohio, a premier designer and manufacturer of Belleville spring washers and industrial pressure switches is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to provide comprehensive product and process ownership of Solon washers. Lead efforts to support the Operations team by developing clear standard work and the use of systematic tools for product design and consistent manufacturing. Identify and drive opportunities for improvement to safety, quality, and efficiency. Resolve relevant product/process deviations and provide support towards the development of commercial opportunities.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Design and actively manage consistent standards for catalog and proprietary washers
Manage ERP product designation through cooperation with Sales/Marketing; define product status, category, family, and other attributes
Develop, maintain, and improve infrastructure for production tooling, fixtures, die sets, and support equipment
Define production methodology and raw material selection criteria, including assessment of internal and outplant manufacturing options
Perform product/process analysis for cost reduction, quality improvement and increased efficiency.
Oversee and coordinate the prototype process; collaborate with other departments to ensure new products are prototyped effectively and provide value required by customer
Review production issues, NCRs, RMAs, etc. and oversee that short-term decisions support long-term engineering goals
Analyze technology and resource needs to plan and assess the feasibility of projects
Assist in the selection of new equipment and plan its layout, related work instructions, and equipment commissioning/validation
Experiences, Competencies, Skills and Education:
BS in Mechanical, Manufacturing, or similar Engineering discipline
7- 10 years of engineering responsibility in metal stamping and/or CNC machine manufacturing with proficiencies in materials and metallurgy required
Skilled in Solid Works CAD system and Microsoft office products
Proven ability to model data and make conclusions with statistical analysis
ERP and capacity resource planning experience preferred
Solon Manufacturing is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) offering competitive compensation and first-class benefit options.
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