Manufacturing Engineer
Buffalo Grove, IL 
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Posted 20 days ago
Job Description
Summary of Position:
This position is responsible for manufacturing support, supply chain support and configuration management engineering activities.  These activities include:
  • Manufacturing – Support of the manufacturing floor: personnel; equipment; and processes.
  • Supply Chain - Supplier interfacing, supplier capability assessment, supplier technical problem resolution, component end of life resolution, and supply chain cost reductions achieved through standardization and product design.
  • Configuration Control – Engineering documentation creation, engineering change control representation, CAD (SolidWorks, AutoCAD) and product data management system administration.

Essential Functions:
  • Analyzes current and future designs for standardization and cost reduction and makes recommendations to product development.
  • Develops problem solving techniques to determine root causes for problems, proposes solutions, and performs validations.
  • Reviews, analyzes and tests to ensure the success of assigned projects.
  • Participates in reviewing functional specifications, cost targets, and mechanical design requirements.
  • Participates in the engineering change control process.
  • Works with external suppliers, to reduce supply chain costs.
  • Assists product development with engineering document creation.
  • Investigates and solves reported manufacturing and supply chain issues.
  • Interfaces with off-shore suppliers to acquire parts needed for service.
  • May serve as a hardware team leader on small sized projects, coordinating requirements, schedules and budgets; provides project leader with status update.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Competencies:
  • Good analytical, conceptual and problem-solving skills to evaluate business problems and technical problems and apply knowledge to identify appropriate solutions
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; good group presentation skills
  • Strong organizational skills; attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal skills; good relationship building skills
  • Good analytical and mathematical skills
  • Ability to use office equipment such as printers, copiers, and faxes
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office Suite of applications; mechanical CAD software (SolidWorks and AutoCAD)
  • Knowledge of hand tools and mechanical assembly.

Education and Experience:
This position requires training in fields such as mechanical/manufacturing engineering or technology or similar vocations generally obtained through completion of a four year bachelor’s degree program or equivalent combination of experience and education; normally requires a minimum of two (2) to five (5) years directly related and progressively responsible related experience.

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a growing company.  We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, a generous PTO plan and opportunity for advancement.

Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. now and in the future without ARxIUM sponsorship for an employment-based visa.

ARxIUM is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Disability and veteran. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status or other characteristics protected by law.

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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

 
ARxIUM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status or other characteristics protected by law.

 

Job Summary
Company
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
40
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
1st Shift
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2 to 5 years
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