Advanced Manufacturing Engineer



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USD90000.00-115000 per year

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Branch Information

Minnesota Engineering - (USA) 3600 Minnesota Drive Suite 850 MN Edina , MN 55435



Job Description

Our client is a world-class equipment and service provider located in Benson, MN has an immediate need for an Advanced Manufacturing Engineer. As part of its purpose of Breaking New Ground, which focuses on Innovation, Sustainability, and Productivity, the company provides strategic direction, R&D capabilities, and investments that enable the success of its five core brands. Their Construction Equipment Brands deliver a full lineup of construction products that make the industry more productive, while their Agricultural Brands provide 360° agriculture solutions, machines, and implements.


* Manufacturing procedure professional and liaison between engineering, operations, and logistics groups, ensuring entire NPI procedure from layout to production. maintain robust relationships and open communication with diverse Platform and Engineering personnel, production release and Unit Managers and production Engineers to maximize product best, production output, and time table compliance, while minimizing costs.

* Represent the plant while working with Engineering teams prior to NPI launch to ensure the design to manufacturing is in place and products are manufacturable.

* Use advanced engineering techniques such as DFM/DFA (Design for Manufacturability and Assembly) & FMEA to develop and define manufacturing processes

* Develop manufacturing planning, initial tooling requirements and costs, capability requirements, control plans, and assessments, which facilitate the definition and specification of the assembly processes.

* Develop and implement capital projects to improve material flow, reduce floor space requirements, and reduce costs. Assist in the development of justification for new capital equipment and manage the installation and startup of the new equipment.

* Coordinates design reviews and resolution of design issues with both engineering and manufacturing teams to meet program objectives and milestones. Reviews designs for cost improvement opportunities and initial make versus buy recommendations.

* Assists plant team with impacts of new designs on facilities, equipment and machine layouts, workflow, and safety precautions to maximize utilization of plant and manufacturing facilities.

* Evaluates worker productivity and recommends design improvements to increase manpower efficiency and operating performance, reduce waste and delays, and promote cost control/reductions. Drives improvements in product and process design to facilitate improved plant ergonomics and safety.

* Resolves technical problems and recommends design and production improvements. Serve as a resource for cause/effect analyses, investigations, statistical studies, and corrective action planning.

The qualified candidate will have:

* Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline

* 6 or more years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Quality Engineering, and/or Manufacturing Supervisory roles.

* Experience in machining, fabrication, welding, assembly methods and technologies

* Experience using virtual tools and systems

* Advanced engineering techniques such as DFM/DFA (Design for Manufacturability and Assembly) & FMEA

* Experience in a low volume production manufacturing environment in heavy equipment

* Fundamental knowledge of Pro-E, AutoCAD and / or Team Center

* Knowledge of advanced quality and design techniques