INDUSTRIAL ENGINEER- LEAN in Charleston

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Location
Charleston, South Carolina
Industry
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
Full-Time
Salary
US$ 75,000 - US$ 90,000 per year, $75k - 90k per year + none
Reference Number
S_7258
Contact
Paul,Steven, Spherion
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Job Description

We are currently accepting resume for a Direct Hire, Industrial Engineer position. We are currently seeking candidate specialized with LEAN Manufacturing experience. Please apply and forward a copy of your resume to Stevenpaul@spherion.com

General Description:
Develop & implement best practices for vehicle assembly processes and logistics. Rearrange entire facility assembly and logistics processes and integrate new products to enable company goals of increasing market share. Develop and implement lean, cost efficient and state-of-the art industrial vehicle assembly processes. Lead industrialization projects in manufacturing environment from concept phase until implementation. Develop new best practices for Operations. Define, select and implement new production, assembly and technologies. The ideal candidate will have automotive manufacturing background with final assembly experience. To be considered for this position you must have a Bachelor in Mechanical, Industrial or Electrical Engineering.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Develop & implement new best practices for vehicle assembly processes and logistics material flow
- Manage industrialization projects of new developed equipment in a cross-functional team environment
- Develop ideal workstation layouts to support lean and efficient assembly processes, as well as improved ergonomics for shop floor employees
- Support Industrial Engineering Manager in budgeting process and overall plant layout development
- Support development of lean logistics flow throughout the facility
- Foster continuous improvement process with leading principles of Quality, Cost, Delivery & Safety
- Drive manufacturing cost reduction initiatives to meet production cost targets
- Optimize existing assembly and logistics operations
- Develop manufacturing routings and conduct MTM studies
- Design required production and assembly fixtures utilizing CAD systems

Working hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm

Skills:
Education and Qualifications:
--Bachelor's degree in Industrial, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering or closely related technical field required
--4+ years of progressive experience
--Advanced knowledge of manufacturing industry practices, ideally in an automotive final assembly environment
--Solid knowledge about lean production principles, material flow optimization and continuous improvement processes
--Project management experience and strong leadership skills
--Positive attitude and solid communication skills
--Must work well under pressure in international and cross-functional teams to meet deadlines
--Excellent MS office and CAD software skills required

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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