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Manufacturing Process Engineer

Location: 

Hebron, KY, US, 41048

Req ID 39665 | Hebron, United States

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The Manufacturing Process Engineer is responsible for designing, implementing and reviewing the procedures and equipment involved in the manufacturing process. The primary duties include researching automation techniques, testing new systems for efficiency and planning factory layouts to optimize production. The Manufacturing Engineer works under the Operations and Engineering Manager. Works on assignments requiring considerable judgment and initiative

 

BASIC FUNCTION                                                                                                                          

  • Support the Outbound Packing and Warehousing
  • Projects to reduce quality risks and PPM
  • Analysis of picking and packing processes to understand opportunities for improvement
  • Supporting SAP or ERP system enhancements with remote developers
  • Ensures measurable Continuous Improvement savings
  • Drives and supports the technical change management process by implementing and advising on "future state" solutions
  • Uses lean principles to streamline processes and achieve cost savings goals set forward for the site
  • Working with key stakeholders across the enterprise to drive business and technical requirements and translate into projects.
  • Re-engineering processes to eliminate waste and drive resource efficiency.
  • Establishes data governance to ensure proper management of key master data that drives business performance.
  • Identify gaps between processes and system requirements and relay those to operational team
  • Guide on best practices both for systems and process
  • Support and manage projects to further engineering process/systems goals
  • Ensure existing systems are working efficiently and effectively; assisting users with how to use the systems when needed
  • Understands implications of work and makes recommendations for solutions
  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments. May be informal team leader
  • As a skilled specialist, completes tasks in resourceful and effective ways
  • Receives assignments in the form of objectives with goals and determines the process by which to meet goals
  • Frequently interacts with peers and customers to exchange or present complex or technical information
     

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS                                                                                                                       

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made.

 

  • Stand for extended periods of time
  • Frequently lift up to 25 lbs., occasionally lift up to 40 lbs., and correctly lift up to 75 lbs. *
  • Occasionally to frequently bend, twist and squat

 

WORKING ENVIRONMENT                                                                                                                       

Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations will be made.

 

  • Machinery operation requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye safety glasses and steel toe shoes
  • Ability to tolerate moderate to loud noise, below 80 DBA (hearing protection not required)  
  • Ability to perform in a non-climate-controlled environment
  • Minimal travel

 

 

MINIUMUM KNOWLEDGE AND BACKGROUND REQUIRMENTS                                                                                                                        

 

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering/science or an IT related field or related work experience
  • Minimum of 2 years distribution experience, preferred
  • Subject matter expert in SAP ECC environment.
  • Basic troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently or in teams
  • Ability to lead teams. foster team engagements and coordinate team member efforts
  • Able to manage several projects at one time
  • Must be a motivated, self-starter

 

Be part of our ZF team as Manufacturing Process Engineer and apply now!

Contact

Richard Gray

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENTTo harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to our company.Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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