182908 - Sr Manufacturing Engineer
6 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Sr. Manufacturing Engineer for an opening in Muskegon, MI.

-Develop and document processes using equipment, tooling, and material handling (Internal and Purchased)
-Create and maintain the layout of the work area
-Work with cross functional team to ensure processes to meet Quality, Cost, and Delivery metrics
-Document processes based on supplied documentation using equipment, tooling, and material handling (Internal and purchased)
-Create and maintain the layout of the work area
-Evaluate work methods, prepare and / or modify documented work instructions
-Specify tools, gages, fixtures and any related support equipment for assigned areas of responsibility
-Interface with vendors on problem resolution, fixture design and build or rebuilding of tools and fixtures
-Train Team Leaders and UAW employees on proper execution of work instructions as needed
-Analyze new product quotes and provide cost estimates on tools, fixtures, machines, gages and recurring labor
-Support production by resolving process, producibility and quality problems using Lean Sigma techniques
-Write Scopes of Work (SOW), detailed presentations, and financial justification for the procurement of capital equipment

Candidates must have recent on the floor manufacturing engineering experience.
- Must have extensive hands on experience with machining equipment from 1950’s to current (Manual, CNC and Automation)
- Availability for occasional business travel
- Availability for casual overtime based on workload and/or urgency
- Must be able to move freely, with or without reasonable accommodation, throughout a manufacturing environment
- Must be familiar with, and able to utilize all Microsoft Office Applications
- Good written and verbal communication skills required
- Must have experience in working in a manufaturing machining shop ,and experienced in the following:
- Set-up and operation of manual and CNC machining equipment
- Process Planning Software
- Bill of Material structures
- Assembly fixture concepts & Design
- How to work with suppliers in the design and fabrication of fixtures, tools, parts or machines
- How to work within a union environment
- Must be able to read machining and assembly prints and correlate them with the Bill of Material and associated processes
- Must understand metric measurements and tooling
- Previously held security clearance preferred. Ability to get security clearance required
- Must be able to move freely, with or without accommodation, throughout the manufacturing environment

- Project Management experience, have used MS Project in the past and have developed Statement of Work, Work Breakdown Structure, and Schedules
- Understanding of Geometeric Dimensioning & Tolerancing techniques
- Working knowledge of using CAD models and programs in ProE and AutoCad

Accredited Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Technology with a minimum of 5 years experience required or 21+ years of engine manufacturing experience

9/80, Day Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Johnnie Barrientos
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x290 or (800) 927-9318 x290

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.