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Posted: Monday, March 13, 2017 5:15 AM

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Summary: Develops new, innovative and efficient manufacturing processes in accordance with customer provided specifications and blueprints and supports the successful implementation of new processes on the production floor. Works with plant management to support production associates and improve equipment, processes, and production flow. Works to streamline and automate processes with a hands:on approach to troubleshooting technical issues and is responsible for identifying and driving manufacturing continuous improvement initiatives. Must be capable of functioning in a collaborative team atmosphere and communicates effectively with others.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Act as the prime interface into the Product Development Process ensuring that the requirements of the facility (e.g. Processes, Equipment, and Software) are delivered out of the new product development programs including:
o Develop operation and or work instruction sheets in both CAD and MRP systems
o Creation of BOM and process routings in MRP systems
o Programing of CNC production equipment
o Programming of CMM
o Develop of fixtures and gages.
o Develop and coordinate tooling for sheet metal fabrication
Take responsibility for the day:to:day maintenance and upgrade of all equipment within the production area, and associated work instructions and processes.
Incorporate engineering change orders and process improvements
Supports the successful integration of new capital equipment into the production area and provides recommendations for future capital and equipment expenditure to operations Management.
Maintains strong communication and relationship with the manufacturing team
Drive continuous improvement efforts related to lean manufacturing
Work with management to achieve strategic mission through manufacturing engineering improvements
Maintain Health and Safety in the Workplace Standards.
Work collaboratively with other ACMT functional leadership
Analyze problems, account for variances, drive to root cause and implement improvement methods and procedures

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed 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.
Must be a team player with strong interpersonal skills (ability to communicate well with front line operators, engineers, and management) Epicor knowledge preferred, Microsoft Suite proficiency required
Relentless drive for continuous improvement

Education and/or Experience

Bachelors degree required; Manufacturing or Mechanical (extensive experience and strong performance may substitute for 4 year degree).
Experience with sheet metal forming processes including tool design desired
Acquainted with the usage of basic metrology tools
Ability to read and interpret specifications, to support the introduction of new product and repairs and maintenance of machinery or equipment
Experience in continuous improvement or lean methodology is desired, including; Process Mapping, 5S etc.
Ability to read blueprints
Proficient in GDT (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance)
Understanding and application of SPC

Language Skills
Ability to effectively communicate in the English language verbally and in writing.
Ability to read/write work instructions, specifications

Computer Skills
Proficient in navigation of MRP system (Epicor preferred)
Experience with CAD/CAM (Key Creator, Solidworks, Unigraphics NX, Master:Cam, Camworks)
Proficient in MS Office applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
Work Environment
Must be able to work standing up for extended periods of time.


• Location: Hartford, Manchester

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