Manufacturing / Tool Design Engineer

Location: Dalton, GA, United States

Responsible for evaluating existing processes and configuring manufacturing systems to reduce cost, improve sustainability and develop best practices within the production process.
  • Evaluate and improve on processes in manufacturing systems
  • Maintain reliable and safe manufacturing systems while improving production rates, efficiencies, yields, costs and changeovers
  • Develop innovative solutions
  • Show data driven results in reports
  • Develop and implement systems that optimize all phases of production process
  • Drive continuous improvement culture by leading Root Cause investigations and developing forever fixes
    Ensure projects are completed on time
  • Ensure financial budgets are followed
  • Hands-on; 70% on the manufacturing floor 30% Office
  • Able to lead and direct team members in best practices for machine setup, tool setting, die setup and repair

  • Must have a Bachelor’s of Science Degree or higher in Technical field; Mechanical Engineering degree preferred
  • Experience machining required
  • Cutting Tool Design required
  • At least 5 years’ experience in high volume manufacturing process
  • Six Sigma Green Belt preferred
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working with Machine tools (CNC, Fixture setup, cutting tools)
  • Basic understanding of Tooling design and setup
  • Stamping Experience
  • Must be able to work on a cross functional team to design and implement continuous improvement projects
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work flexible hours
  • Able to work under pressure and in a stressful environment
  • Able to manage projects utilizing all available resources to meet budgets and deadlines
  • Must be able to troubleshoot issues and solve problems independently
  • Excellent computer skills including knowledge of MS Office Products
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong team player with an ability to be hands on when necessary
  • Commitment to company values
  • Travel may be required occasionally
Nonessential Skills and Experience:
  • MS Project a plus, but not required
  • SAP experience a plus (Will Be Required to Learn)
Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The physical demands and 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 may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Melissa Galloway
ProEnlist, LLC
720-358-4638 Direct
720-507-2417 SMS 

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