Manufacturing Process Engineer, Quality Engineer

Location
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
Salary
depending on qualifications
Posted
Dec 27, 2012
Closes
Jan 26, 2013
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

General Label , a manufacturer of membrane switches, overlays and decals, seeks an experienced Manufacturing Engineer.  Candidates should have a strong hands-on background in quality and process control in a manufacturing setting.

This salaried position reports directly to the President and is responsible for problem solving, process control, and quality improvements.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • All engineering responsibilities for production of membranes and other manufactured products
  • Investigate and resolve non-conformance issues;  both internally and externally
  • Use lean tools, communication skills and leadership abilities to lead and facilitate kaizen activities encouraging cross-functional groups to participate and meet common goals
  • Manage and lead projects to ensure timely completion with successful results
  • Utilize statistical tools and Lean Manufacturing principals in daily work to drive problem solving, define process capability, and improve process controls
  • Use analytical quality tools to identify tangible problems and implement solutions
  • Review designs and recommend changes that support quality, improved production flow, increased productivity, and reduced costs
  • Generate work instructions, procedures, and product design
  • Serve as the technical resource for troubleshooting process issues associated with equipment and/or product performance