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887-Manufacturing Engineer

Company: Corcentric
Location: Newport News
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Manufacturing Engineer

Newport News, VA

Our client in Newport News, VA is looking for an Manufacturing Engineer to work on interfaces with all functions in the facility to support the manufacture of current products and the development of equipment and processes for new products and improvements to the overall Product Delivery System. This position will give you the opportunity to be a key voice in the development of advanced vehicle technologies key to the industry's future. In this role, you'll be responsible for constantly exposed to moving mechanical parts and fabrication and assembly shop environment and if you have all the qualities states below, this could be a great match for you.

Responsibilities of the Manufacturing Engineer:
Acquires job skills and learns policies, procedures and work instructions to complete routine tasks.
Works on assignments routine in nature, requiring limited judgement
Routinely interacts with cross-functional groups within the Liebherr organization.
Supports development of new and existing products and processes.
Provides input for fiscal planning, capital projects and cost reductions.
Reviews product design for manufacturability.
Provides feedback for dispositioning of non-conforming product.
Provides technical assistance in the implementation of manufacturing concepts.
Implements and supports manufacturing technologies.
Assist in specifying, selecting and installing equipment that is statistically capable, reliable, and maintainable as well as safe and ergonomically sound.
Conducts time studies as required to support manufacturing processes.
Evaluates and proposes new and advanced engineering concepts, new equipment, processes, and technological developments in the manufacturing facility to maintain state-of-the art awareness.
Develops equipment utilization forecasts and make any proposals necessary to support planned and unplanned future growth and/or requirements changes.
Investigates and recommends possible alternative materials in order to improve availability and manufacturing efficiency.
Maintains and reviews processes to ensure safe tools, methods, operations, and equipment are in use throughout the facility.
Supports supplier development in the area of manufacturing


Qualifications of the Manufacturing Engineer:
Required Bachelor's degree (BS) engineering or AS in engineering related discipline with two years of engineering experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge of fundamental engineering and project management concepts and practices.
Knowledge of ERP LN system as it relates to mining truck Bill of Materials (BOM) structure and inventory control.
Excellent communication (oral & written) skills.
Ability to read and interpret technical documents such as engineering specifications, drawings, blue prints, procedures, and manuals.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as algebra, probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.
Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Knowledge of basic heavy equipment manufacturing processes, equipment, and work area requirements
Knowledge of manpower and equipment utilization calculations and planning
Judgment: Displays willingness to make decisions; Exhibits sound and accurate judgment; Supports and explains reasoning for decisions; Includes appropriate people in decision making process; Makes timely decisions.
Quantity: Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity; Works quickly.

General Competencies of the Manufacturing Engineer:
Safety: Promotes an incident free environment by complying with all company safety policies and procedures and participating in company safety trainings.
Communication: Organizes and expresses ideas and information clearly, using appropriate and efficient methods of conveying the information.
Self-Development & Initiative: Identifies personal strengths and weaknesses, and targets areas for self-development. Participates in educational opportunities. Works towards mastering tasks by developing new skills or enhancing existing skills. Looks for opportunities to take on more responsibility.
Task Achievement: Takes a proactive approach to anticipate and prevent problems. Breaks down problems and issues into components, and analyzes the costs, benefits, opportunities, and risks associated with each alternative solution. Works independently and in team settings to solve problems.
Dependability & Flexibility: Can be relied upon to handle a fair workload, meet deadlines and commitments, and accept responsibility for actions. Demonstrates an ability to work independently. Handles changes and responds to setbacks with minimal disruption. Implementing New Technologies, Processes or Methods: Evaluate and integrate new technologies, processes or methods into the workplace.
Managing Multiple Priorities: Handles multiple assignments and priorities, while fulfilling all commitments. Accepts new responsibilities and adapts to changes in procedures.
Quality of Work: Demonstrates accuracy and quality in the quantity of work produced. Ensures that quality standards are met and all procedures are followed. Takes steps to correct mistakes and improve the overall product.

Compensation of the Manufacturing Engineer:

Salary Range: $67K-$107K/year, depending on experience

Type: Direct

Location: Newport News, VA

Travel: Up to 10% travel, domestically and internationally.

Relocation assistance: Subject to review

Visa sponsorship: US Citizen and Green Card Holders only


To be discussed

Keywords: Corcentric, Newport News , 887-Manufacturing Engineer, Engineering , Newport News, Virginia

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