Essential duties and responsibilities:
*Define production rate standards and methodologies for the machining, testing and assembly operations.
*Complete detailed time studies for new and existing production processes including allowances for cycle work, periodic work and Personal Fatigue and Delay.
*Analyze motion and time studies, line balance and process flow to identify waste and implement improvements to work cells, areas, part manufacturing and processes to increase throughput and efficiency.
*Research, present and implement innovative solutions to production problems.
*Consider ergonomic and safety concerns in processes and identify solutions/improvements.
*Implement Lean Principles throughout the factory.
*Document and calculate cost savings utilizing established cost analysis tools.
*Complete plant layouts for machining and assembly operations.
*Develop Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s).
*Maintain and update router and cycle time date using product life cycle database (Agile).
*Provide production floor support to maintain output and quality.
*Perform as technical leader for production personnel, junior Industrial Engineers and Manufacturing Engineers regarding production rates, methods, and layouts.
Job knowledge, skills, and abilities:
*Bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering or related field and at least 5 years of experience.
*Proficiency with Video Time Study Software such as Timer Pro Professional or equivalent.
*Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Visio, Word, PowerPoint.
*Proficiency with CAD for plant layouts.
*Must be able to work in a team, plan, and execute multiple projects. Quality of work must be very high. *Written and verbal communication of complicated subjects is required. Organization of documentation and record keeping shall be to a high standard.
*Must be able to demonstrate expertise in a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.
*Must be able to rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
*Possesses a wide degree of creativity and latitude.