Immediate opening. Any interest in an immediate interview? Are you ready for your next career challenge? Would you like to work for one of the leading manufacturing companies in the US where you can grow your career in a vibrant, dynamic environment that takes advantage of the latest technologies and encourages employees to never stop learning? If your answer is yes, and you are ready for a new opportunity, then consider this as your solution. We have been retained by a top manufacturing company to find the best and brightest Manager or Manufacturing Automation Engineer in the Bethel, VT area. You will love the location, the people, the company, the work, the cost of living, the compensation and the quality of life. Is this you??? - Manager or Manufacturing Automation Engineer B.S. in Plastics or Mechanical Engineering with a focus on plastics processing desirable 5 years' experience in injection molding processing and automation Comprehensive knowledge and thorough understanding of injection molding processes, machines, robotics, PLC's, and auxiliary equipment Knowledge of ISO standards, SPC, TQM, and GMP's is highly desirable Flexibility to work overtime when necessary Manager or Manufacturing Automation Engineer Summary The Manufacturing Automation Engineer is responsible for the improvement of the efficiency and productivity of existing manufacturing systems and operations and to implement technological advancements in daily and new manufacturing operations and systems. Responsibilities Design, manage, and implement new molding and assembly programs on time and within budget. (Value added: automation) Work with Sales and Engineering during early stages of projects quoting value added (assembly), involvement surrounding quotation and implementation options. Identify, cost justify, implement, and manage new manufacturing systems and equipment to improve plant productivity. Provide ongoing support to improve existing jobs. Troubleshoot for Mold Repair, Production, Sales and Quality Assurance teams regarding manufacturing problems. Provide engineering assistance. Plan and implement dedicated business specialty manufacturing cells, i.e. Clean Room, gears, connector blocks and filter cores to optimize expertise and efficiencies such as labor, inventory and downtime. Work with Tooling Engineers and Program Managers to establish satisfactory processes. Interact with customers during mold process development. Work with Mold Setters, Molding Technicians, Quality, Automation and Maintenance as required. Perform other related duties as assigned. Must have experience with the following: B.S. in Plastics or Mechanical Engineering with a focus on plastics processing desirable 5 years' experience in injection molding processing and automation Comprehensive knowledge and thorough understanding of injection molding processes, machines, robotics, PLC's, and auxiliary equipment. Knowledge of ISO standards, SPC, TQM, and GMP's is highly desirable Knowledge of molding automation and auxiliary equipment including robotics, control systems, and material handing (raw material, WIP and Finished Product) Strong multiple project management skills to include budgeting and cost justification and control Experience and knowledge in areas of Industrial Engineering, (Labor/Time Study), DFM, SPC, Production Monitoring Systems (Mattec) Experience and knowledge in operation and maintenance of a classified Clean Room (GMPProcedures, HVAC, Data Acquisition, etc.) Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and manufacturing personnel Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions Ability to take a systematic approach to process optimization and problem solving Extensive hands-on experience with the entire injection molding process, should be familiar with machinery up to a press capacity of 500 tons Up-to-date knowledge of injection molding machine technology and capabilities. Must be willing to attend appropriate seminars or classes to continually improve upon injection mold processing skills Flexibility to work overtime when necessary. Permanent U.S. work authorization required; current and/or future sponsorship is not available.Salary Range: $90K - $130KMinimum Qualification5 - 7 years Associated topics: ansys, boiler, brakes, catia, chassis, mechanical engineer, mechanic, mechanism, motor, vehicle
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