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Manufacturing Engineer - Drafting - Entry Level - 58801 in Toccoa, GA at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/8/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51169

Our client in Toccoa, Georgia is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer with drafting experience for a contract opportunity. 

“This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.” 

Ultimately the site manager is looking for candidates with reliability, process, or industrial engineering experience that understands operational excellence, OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness), and or TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) techniques. 

Manager is looking for candidate that also has OEE and TPM experience is a huge plus 

• Associates or finishing Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Industrial, Mechanical or Materials) 

• Strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills. 
• Some manufacturing engineering experience with knowledge in lean principles and Six Sigma methodology 
• Six Sigma Black belt preferred 

Additional points: 

• Ability to design manufacturing tooling, equipment, and fixtures for new and existing production parts preferred. 
• Additional skills needed: experience with AutoCAD, Solidworks, and CNC programming preferred. 

Support continuous improvement in manufacturing processes. Support weekly cross functional Lean BOS and MRB meetings. Collect and analyze manufacturing data to improve safety, reduce costs, improve quality and increase product velocity. Develop new tools and processes to support the overall manufacturing strategy for the Toccoa Plant. 

Successfully facilitate the Transfer of Manufacturing Technology, Processes and Tools from Incumbent Manufacturing Sites (IMS) to Target Manufacturing Sites (TMS), Ensuring that ongoing production processes are robust and sustainable in order to meet Quality and Delivery Requirements according to the client's Internal Requirements and those of AS9100, AIAG APQP, and Customer flow down. 

Essential Functions: 

Collect and analyze manufacturing data to drive continuous improvement in order to improve worker safety/ergonomics, reduce cost, increase efficiency and improve quality. 
Support weekly cross-functional Lean BOS meetings: 
• Modify existing routers and bills as appropriate. 
• Create operator TPM process. 
• Reduce setup times and lead times. 
• Improve product quality. 
• Conduct time studies. 
• Drive EHS improvements 
Develop capital plans in order to procure new equipment and tooling or modify existing equipment. 
Implement new manufacturing processes or manage transition of manufacturing processes to support the overall manufacturing strategy for the Toccoa plant. 
Lead NADCAP audits and ensure industry certification in the following processes: 
• Heat Treat 
• Chemical Processing 
• Non-destructive Testing 
• Welding 
Perform other duties as assigned. 


• Value Stream Lead Time Reductions 
• Value Stream Quality DPPM 
• Capital Expenditures 
• Value Stream OTD/BTS 
• Plant Scrap Improvements 
• Nadcap Certifications

Fast Switch, Ltd. is a high-growth IT staffing firm, with headquarters in Dublin, Ohio and with offices serving the Columbus, Detroit, Boston, Cincinnati, Minneapolis, Phoenix, Hartford, Los Angeles, Tucson, San Francisco, Denver, and Cleveland metropolitan areas.  We have a staff of over 780 associates and have experienced growth while remaining profitable.

Compensation can vary depending on experience and capability, plus benefits which include healthcare, dental, and vision insurance, long term disability coverage, and 401(k) with match and IMMEDIATE vesting.  Our benefits package, in this day and age, is superb.

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