Manufacturing Engineering Technologist

Versatile - Winnipeg, MB (29 days ago)

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Buhler Versatile is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Engineering Technologist to join its team. As an ME, you will be responsible for the processing and implementation of product design releases to meet quality, timing, cost and safety objectives.

Responsibilities:
Create required manufacturing documentation. Process engineering releases to ensure a cost effective, timely, reliable and safe product introduction.
Develop shop floor work instructions; including method outline sheets (assembly, welding and paint), job hazard analysis and safe work procedures.
Conduct product structure and product cost evaluations. Develop continuous improvement initiatives based on observed needs.
Determine tooling requirements and arrange for tooling development; including holding, lifting, welding and painting fixtures, primary tooling, transport racking, etc. May create tooling drawings
Complete time study analysis and provide process improvement initiatives.
Monitor new product launches and track/coordinate product/process improvement actions (CCS process).
Create cost justifications for new facilities and equipment.
Liaise with other departments (purchasing, quality, maintenance, production, etc) to ensure timely implementation of engineering releases.
Review/initiate deviation requests.
Coordinate tool room and outside tooling suppliers’ activities to ensure a timely implementation of product releases. Coordinate tool prove out.
Support safety and health initiatives through improvements to facilities, processes and tooling.
Maintain records and prepare reports related to responsibilities and duties.

Qualifications:
Completion of a Manufacturing Technologist program or degree is preferred or equivalent work experience
Minimum three (3) to five (5) years of practical shop floor experience.
Good computer skills; knowledge of Excel and Word programs, CAD/Inventor software.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Strong problem solving abilities.
Good time management and organizational skills.
Strong problem solving abilities.
Experience with ISO 9000 certification is an asset.
General knowledge of shop floor safety rules and regulations. Capable of sustained physical effort while working with light and medium weight components.
Ability to take ownership of a project and ensure deadlines are met