Doherty Staffing Solutions

Manufacturing Engineer

Lester Prairie, Minnesota
Depending on Qualifications
Aug 03, 2017
Aug 15, 2017
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Doherty Career Solutions has partnered with a global leader in high quality precision moulding and custom design solutions. This company is at the forefront of global developments in the liquid packaging, bio-pharmaceutical and medical industries. We are currently interviewing for a Manufacturing Engineer to join their team in Lester Prairie, MN. This is a Direct Hire opportunity with initial screening by Doherty. The salary range for this position is $55,000-$65,000 based on experience and skillset.

Position Overview:
The Manufacturing Engineer's primary responsibilities will be focused on supporting manufacturing processes and tooling to improve and maintain overall production efficiencies.

Description & Responsibilities:
• Establish new product molding processes and procedures, and verify quality data to recommend any adjustments required to meet customer specifications
• Control the generation and maintenance of part number bills of material, where applicable
• Generate and maintain molding, tooling, and assembly related process documentation
• Research and evaluate continuous improvement suggestions in areas of molding, raw materials, tooling, assembly, and support equipment
• Participate in customer part and assembly design efforts, suggesting improvements for manufacturability
• Coordinate internal and external operations project activities, guiding resources to obtain project objectives.
• Specify and provide justification for molding equipment, tooling improvements, assembly, and support equipment
• Advocate for proactive safety
• Coordinate and manage subcontracted injection molding tooling and quotations
• Research product discrepancy cause and corrective action for all received product rejects, supply quality with appropriate data to submit to customer
• Participate in plant-wide safety improvement efforts, identify and correct safety concerns
• Other manufacturing duties as assigned based on new product and equipment changes

Qualifications & Experience:
• 4 year degree (preferably in an engineering discipline)
• Experience with injection molding and/or high speed assembly operations or related plastics industry experience
• Strong mathematical skills and mechanical aptitude
• Strong communication skills, ability to effectively present information, and respond to questions from managers, sales, and customers
• Excellent teamwork and organizational skills
• Ability to identify problems, develop and implement actions to resolve them
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, AutoCAD

To submit yourself for the Manufacturing Engineer opportunity, please apply online at or contact the Doherty Recruiter for more information. You may also submit a resume directly to

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