Job description: As a member of the Production Support team, you will help various production lines improve efficiency and quality by providing support through application of lean principles.
As a Manufacturing Engineer you will work towards achieving the Production goals and objectives of Sprout. You will use your expertise to identify and recommend improvements by applying the relevant principles.
Confer with PLM’s to evaluate and determine improvements that need to be made, and provide expertise on the best method to do so.
Help to determine the root causes for any system inefficiencies.
Provide Support for the following:
Value stream mapping & tact time analysis
Equipment design & implementation
Process development, standardization, & documentation
CNC programming to support small batch sizes, minimize cut time & change over time
Monitoring of issue reporting for trends and possible improvements
Work with line managers to perform root cause analysis
Improvement of quality standards & implementation
Supply chain development with vendors to improve cost, quality, & reliability
Training production personnel on lean principles
Adaptable to accept new changes in the field of lean manufacturing and should remain knowledgeable with the latest developments happening in that field.
Extremely well organized.
Ability to identify problems and resolve them quickly.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Planning and implementation skills.
Self driven with positive attitude and result oriented.
Excellent analytical skills combined with good negotiation and conflict management skills with proficiency in computers.
Methodical use of engineering principles to create robust and repeatable systems
Strong Hands-on Technical Background
Full Time: 40 Hours per week