Manufacturing Engineering Liaison
Submitted on January 11, 2013 at 8:48 AM
Company: Food Warming Equipment Company
Brief Company Description: Company Summary FWE is a leading foodservice equipment manufacturer located in Portland, TN. FWE’s equipment is relied upon every day to deliver meals efficiently, safely, and kitchen-fresh at leading hotels, QSR’s, fine dining restaurants, institutions and schools that provide foodservice that requires durability and menu flexibility. For more information, please visit our website at: www.fwe.com
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Job Type: Part time
Hours: Flexible Morning/Early Afternoon
Start Date: January 14, 2013
Education Level: High school
No experience required
Job Description: Assist in optimizing human, technological, logistical and materials resources of a production system with an emphasis on efficiency, productivity and quality. Summary: Working as part of FWE’S Engineering team in Portland, TN, assist engineers in decision making, manufacturing and process initiatives. Help increase communication & productivity of FWE’S manufacturing operation. Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. • Identify and document opportunities for process optimization and defect prevention throughout the manufacturing process, from supply chain to information, human resources, and assembly line operations. • Document processes to create standard work instructions for training. • Focus on problem identification, definition and cost justification for selected projects. • Daily interface with production workers and supervisors and willingness to listen and understand their concerns, and share those concerns with engineers. • Suggest ways of increasing productivity through the management of people, machines, materials, information, energy, methods of business organization, and technology to make the best product possible. • Create CAD design layout of equipment, materials, and workspace to illustrate maximum efficiency. • Assist in making improvements systemic across product lines/processes. • Review production data to identify opportunities for improvement. • Conduct time studies to assist in determining production standards. • Other duties as assigned. Qualifications: • Proven analytical and problems-solving skills, initiative, energy and drive. • Excellent, organizational, people and communication skills and work cooperatively with management. • Mechanical aptitude and natural hands on approach to problem solving, • Good attention to detail. • Proficiency with Microsoft applications as well as database reporting tools. • Proven ability to work independently and report observations, risks and ideas to management.
Education and Experience Requirements: • Pre-engineering coursework in mathematics science, manufacturing, quality control, organizational behavior and economics. • Hands on Manufacturing experience desirable.
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