Manufacturing Engineer 1



Advert ID



Fort Lauderdale

Job Type




Salary Range

USD65000-75000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Florida Engineering - (USA) 20 North Orange Avenue Suite 702 FL Orlando , FL 32801



Job Description

POSITION: Plant Manufacturing Engineer

LOCATION: Ft. Lauderdale, FL

TYPE: Direct Hire


*Primary day-to-day responsibility for the plant manufacturing and process engineering functions and you will be constantly challenged by a rapidly growing and evolving company to bring innovative and modern manufacturing techniques to an industry ripe with opportunity.

*As a key member of the Production team, you will report to the SVP of Production and work closely with the Product Development Engineer and Purchasing Manager.


*Plan, manage and coordinate manufacturing processes.

*Analyze and plan workforce utilization, space requirements and workflow.

*Develop equipment layouts and workspace designs for maximum efficiency.

*Meet regularly with the planning and design staff concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods.

*Meet with vendors to determine product specifications and arrange for purchase of equipment, materials, or parts. Evaluate products according to specifications and quality standards.

*Estimate production times, staffing requirements and related costs to provide information for management decisions.

*Meet with management, engineering, and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules and other considerations to optimize production processes.

*Apply statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements.


*Bachelor's Degree in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering or equivalent work experience.

*Minimum of five years of related industry manufacturing experience. Ability to travel 33% of the time (Domestic: East/West Coast and Midwest).

*Demonstrated experience in project management.

*Possess knowledge and experience with single piece and cell manufacturing concepts.

*Experience driving manufacturing process improvement initiatives. Comfortable on the manufacturing floor working hand-in-hand with teams.

*Proficient in Manufacturing software, as well as Microsoft Office: Excel, Outlook and Word.

*Experience with AutoCAD and Solidworks Design software a plus.

*Proficient in data analysis and reporting.

*Familiar with Six-Sigma, SPC and/or Lean methodologies (certification in either is a plus).

*Self-motivated; can identify and drive improvements independently.

*Experience working with fabrics is preferred.