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Senior Production Engineer

Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Date Posted: 05-08-2018
Senior Production Engineer – Indianapolis, Indiana
DISHER is currently partnering with a supply chain service provider in Indianapolis, Indiana to fill their Senior Production Engineer role on the team. In this role, you will serve as the leader of the engineering and facilities management functions of the company, setting high standards and aligning the team, to drive the organization forward toward excellence in safety, quality, delivery, cost, continuous improvements and customer satisfaction.

What it’s like to work here:
This family owned supply chain service provider is highly customer service focused. Their focus is to be a value add in the service of purchasing and assembling products. The owners of this small company truly care about the team and their happiness. As a part of this team, you will have the opportunity to wear a lot of hats and be a part of a place where there is never a dull moment.

What you will get to do:
  • Develop and lead the execution of lean manufacturing strategies regarding facilities, equipment processes, packaging and material handling capabilities
  • Plan, direct and coordinate new projects, technical estimating, tool and fixture design and manufacturing process engineering
  • Partner and collaborate with customers, key managers and vendors to support the flow of information and product development
  • Manage the engineering database and operation system
  • Partner with Maintenance to troubleshoot issues and provide preventative maintenance
  • Develop cost estimations to support the sales team regarding customer RFQ business opportunities
  • Lead engineering efforts to translate customer requirements from initial quoting, through qualification and implementation of robust production processes
  • Keep projects on budget and on time with launch by leading the team through technical problem solving
  • IMDS Reporting
What will make you successful:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering preferred
  • 3 + years of manufacturing experience in operating within a Certified Quality Management System
  • Manufacturing equipment design, maintenance and improvement experience
  • Demonstrated skills and experience improving product quality and consistency in internal operations and external customer applications
  • Experience in the automotive, aerospace or similar industry
  • Strong leadership skills and the desire to mentor the team and facilitate
  • Collaborative team player
  • Comfortable with being flexible and wearing a lot of hats
  • Self-starter, and ability to manage work load and schedule well, there is no micro-managing here 
  • As the SME, you must be comfortable being customer-facing through teleconferencing and onsite visits
  • Must have current and continuing right to work in the United States of America without sponsorship
DISHER is a full-service product development and engineering services firm in East and West Michigan and Indianapolis, Indiana. Our engineering team is highly technical and diversified, serving in a variety of markets including automotive, office furniture, alternative energy, and medical. Our capabilities span from napkin through launch, providing numerous opportunities for us to partner with clients in product and process development, as well as in talent identification and attraction.
Learn about other DISHER opportunities here: www.disher.com/careers
Keywords: Production Engineer, Engineering Manager, ISO, TS,  IATF, AS9100, Maintenance, RFQ, PPAP, Automotive, Aerospace.
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