Plant Engineer

MAC Incorporated

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Plant Engineer Scotia, New York
Job Ref:
36415

PLANT ENGINEER opening in SCOTIA NY. THIS PLANT MAKES PAPERBOARD CONTAINERS AND FOOD TRAYS FOR TACO HOLSTERS. 
MUST HAVE A BACHELORS IN ENGINEERING. 
95-105 SALARY RANGE. STRONG LEAN MANUFACTURING SIX SIGMA AS WELL. 

Lean Training and/or Six Sigma experience/certifications highly desired

Experienced at managing multiple projects simultaneously
Project Management certifications desired; Project Management experience required

Position Overview
This position will long term include key responsibilities such as:
•    Evaluates manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators.
•    No less than 50% of time spent on production floor in hands on root cause analysis of manufacturing equipment designing and implementing ways to improve equipment up time.
•    Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors.
•    Improves manufacturing efficiency by utilizing lean manufacturing principles (Continuous Improvement); analyzing and equipment, process, and people.
•    Maintains product and company reputation by complying with government regulations.
•    Lead projects as assigned by management to include; continuous improvement projects, commission projects or equipment that are in line with existing knowledge within the plant, and helping take part on Innovation project teams as applicable 
•    Supports commissioning of innovation projects through training and guiding technicians.
•    Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
•    Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Strong ability to multi-task by executing and overseeing multiple projects simultaneously.

Reporting Groups
•    None

Desired Education and Experience
•    Bachelor’s Degree in relevant Engineering Field
•    CAD, Proficiency in SolidWorks strongly preferred
•    Minimum of 1-3 years of hands on experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
•    Preferred 3-5 years of relevant experience 

Lean Training and/or Six Sigma experience/certifications highly desired
Experienced at managing multiple projects simultaneously
Project Management certifications desired; Project Management experience required

Personal Attributes
•    Building highly effective, collaborative working relationships at all levels in the organization 
•    Strong ability to communicate effectively (both verbally and in writing)
•    Rapidly builds trust with fellow employees
•    Effectively leading change in a small business environment
•    High level of self-determination and self-management (gets things done)
•    Detail oriented, tech savvy, willingness to continually learn and embrace new approaches (growth 
mindset)
•    Bias to action, calmly solves problems, follow-throughs, holds self & others accountable, willingness to do what it takes to get the job done
•    Highly organized, ability to work on multiple project and meet tight deadlines. 
•    Work comfortably in a constantly changing environment and demonstrate the ability to be resilient in the face of uncertainty and stress. 
•    Has a high capacity for learning and potential to grow into positions of increased responsibility 
•    Able to think out of box and conceptualize elegant solutions to meeting customer needs 
•    Excellent interpersonal skills interacting with all levels of the organization 
•    Solid fit with the Company's values and culture

Compensation and Location
•    The position provides a competitive base salary, an aggressive performance-based incentive plan, comprehensive benefits, and if required, relocation assistance.
•    The position is based at the manufacturing facility SQP in Scotia, NY.
 

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