Under direct supervision, assists with planning activities for equipment layouts in production facilities. Conducts studies to determine the most efficient sequence of operations and workflow and recommends methods for maximum utilization of production facilities and personnel. Prepares cost estimates for proposed projects and evaluates cost factors.
Coordinates plans equipment and machine layouts, workflow, and safety precautions to maximize utilization of plant and manufacturing facilities.
Ensures compliance with established industry safety and design standards and guidelines.
Evaluates worker productivity and recommends improvements to increase manpower efficiency and operating performance, reduce waste and delays, and promote cost control/reductions.
Tracks and reports metrics to measure plant and equipment capacity output, and identify equipment and process flow bottlenecks.
Assists with the establishment of accident prevention measures, and plans and schedules training programs for personnel concerning all phases of production operation.
Leads 5s methods, continuous process improvements, Kaizen programs, and quality initiatives.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree in in Industrial Engineering or related field
At least up to 2 years of experience. Knowledge and exposure to fundamental theories, principles and concepts.
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Familiarity with time study and line balancing
Strong analytical, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interaction with all levels of the organization
Knowledge of business environments and understanding of common business procedures
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Works predominantly on the manufacturing floor. May be exposed to heat, electrical and mechanical hazards, noise, solvents, dust, dirt, fumes, contaminants, cold, noise, vibration, etc.
Climbing, stooping, kneeling, lifting, pulling, pushing and ability to move material weighing up to 40 lbs
Ability to perform basic preventive maintenance tasks on tools and equipment
Ability to use of hand tools, power tools, gas torches and measuring instruments
Ability to read blueprints, technical manuals and use measuring equipment
Requires standing for prolonged periods of time
Manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination
Must be able to walk and use hands
Typically work is in an office environment where the noise level is low to moderate
Requires standing and/or sitting for prolonged periods of time
Ability to lift boxes/materials weighing up to 10 lbs
Requires telephone work and/or computer work, as well as interactions with other employees and customers
Ability to read, write, listen and speak
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