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Manufacturing Engineer

Company: OptiMIM LLC
Location: Wilsonville
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Job Description:

OptiMIM, a Form Technologies Company, uses state-of-the-art metal injection molding (MIM) technology to create high performing small precision metal components to almost any level of complexity and at virtually any volume. Learn more about us at https://www.optimim.com/

The Manufacturing Engineer is a technical professional who develops or improves manufacturing processes to increase efficiency and boost profits in the secondary operations department. This role is responsible for support and design concepts for improvement of manufacturing operations, thereby increasing productivity and improving manufacturing costs. The individual will work closely with the Sr. Process Engineer and the Product Development Engineers to develop effective processes on new programs as well as improving processes on existing programs. Effort is concentrated on improving capability of the output of each operation.

Essential Duties :

Support corrective action activities (root cause analysis) as needed. (30%)

Support process validation and development activities (in support of operations) as directed. (30%)

Apply Continuous Improvement tools (5s, Lean) to improve process capability and eliminate waste (30%)

Collect and analyze data thru measuring, PLEX, and or existing files (10%)

Experience and Qualifications:

BS in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

Experience in a manufacturing environment.

Equivalent combination of knowledge/education/experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

High mechanical aptitude, particularly in metals processing.

Ability to read blueprints.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

A thorough understanding of GDT.

Thorough understanding of SPC as related to manufacturing operation

Ability to work in a team environment.

Lean manufacturing training

Analytical skills

Physical Demands :

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, sit, demonstrate manual dexterity, climb stairs and ladders, work on elevated platforms, talk, hear and see.

Occasionally may be required to lift moderately heavy objects (up to 25 pounds) during the course of the workday.

Work Environment :

Work is primarily in an office setting located in a manufacturing plant with some work regularly performed on the factory floor. As such, the job may include exposure to extremes in temperature and humidity, moving mechanical parts, risk of electrical shock, toxic chemicals, explosives, fumes or airborne particles.

Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in a plant environment, including hearing protection, safety glasses, safety footwear, gloves, and other protective equipment as required.

OptiMIM promotes a drug-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing.

Due to ITAR requirements, employees must be meet the definition of a "US Person."

OptiMIM offers a competitive compensation & benefits package, including :

Benefit offerings include: Medical (HSA or PPO), generous HSA contribution, Rx, dental, vision, short & long term disability, group life, dependent life, whole life, AD&D, critical illness, accident insurance, hospital indemnity, FSA, LegalShield, pre-tax bus passes, tuition reimbursement, and 401k with generous employer match.

Paid Time Off: 40 hours of Sick time, 80 hours of PTO, and 80 hours of (designated) holiday pay.

Salary: $72,000 - $90,000 DOE


Keywords: OptiMIM LLC, Portland , Manufacturing Engineer, Engineering , Wilsonville, Oregon

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