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Date: Jul 18, 2019
Location: Jeffersonville, IN, US
Company: Dover Corporation
Dover Precision Components delivers performance-critical solutions for rotating and reciprocating machinery across the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical and general processing markets. Comprising the Waukesha Bearings, Bearings Plus, Inpro/Seal and Cook Compression brands, our portfolio includes hydrodynamic bearings, active magnetic bearings, system and bearing protection, and reciprocating compressor valves, sealing technologies, pistons, rods and more. Each solution is custom-engineered to provide optimum efficiency, reliability and productivity, and backed by comprehensive aftermarket services. Dover Precision Components serves its global customer base through facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, as well as technical sales representatives around the world. Dover Precision Components is part of Dover Corporation's Fluids segment.
Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Manufacturing Engineer will review current manufacturing operations, creating programs, in-process drawings and recommend process efficiencies to increase capacity and reduce manufacturing costs. This position will perform root cause analysis on the shop floor to ensure the safe and efficient operation of tools and machines. The qualified candidate will have manufacturing process improvement experience and understand fundamental lean principles. The Manufacturing Engineer also performs a variety of technical and administrative level duties as related to the Health, Safety and Environmental policies of the Company.
Work with Operations team to make operational adjustments as necessary by reviewing daily reports to ensure continued growth in productivity and efficiency
Under general direction, plan and implement the layouts of plant, office, and production equipment in order to provide the maximum utilization of facilities and efficiency of production
Apply Lean principles to optimize work/process flow, set-up time reduction and quick change over
Perform and monitor preventative and corrective maintenance and repair activities to the facility and it's machines and equipment
Establish standard routing times and perform time studies as required.
Research, evaluate and recommend new maintenance equipment and tools to enhance machine operation
Conduct safety audits to identify potential accident and health hazards in work areas
Ensure that personal protective equipment, such as masks, respirators, protective eyewear, hardhats, fire retardant clothing and safety boots are being used in workplaces according to regulations
Ensure compliance with all Federal, State and Local labor laws, environmental regulations, OSHA compliance and City ordinances
Leverage the company's ERP system (Syteline) to analyze manufacturing data
Document standard work including creation of work instructions, recording and analyzing cycle times, and value stream mapping
Create and lead Kaizen projects
Perform safety and maintenance training as required
All other duties as assigned
Knowledge of manufacturing equipment involving mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic hardware
Able to read shop drawings
Exceptional problem solving and organizational ability
Self-directed and detail oriented
Computer knowledge including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and engineering software
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
Strong customer-service orientation in responding to service requests
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or 10 years of similar manufacturing experience required
Minimum 2 4 years' experience in manufacturing operations in an engineering capacity required (oil & gas industry a plus)
Experience with compression molding or injection molding a plus
Gibbscam programing experience preferred
Robotics experience strongly preferred
Basic understanding of reciprocating compressors and the function of major components preferred
Practical knowledge of continuous Improvement practices, formal problem solving and Lean Concepts required
Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools as needed to create spreadsheets, Engineering Standards and other documents
Note: This Job Description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by the Supervisor. All requirements are subject to change and updates.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.
This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Indiana : Jeffersonville
Sub Division : Jeffersonville - E0017
Job Requisition ID : 29074