Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer


Yaphank, New York

Employment Type



Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job ID



Our client is seeking a manufacturing engineer to be responsible for designing, implementing, and optimizing manufacturing processes and systems in order to ensure efficient production and high-quality products. Their role involves analyzing production methods, identifying areas for improvement, and implementing strategies to enhance productivity, reduce costs, and maintain product quality.

Job Description:

Salary : $85000 - $125000

  • Design, develop, and improve manufacturing processes, procedures, and layouts to achieve production goals.
  • Identify and implement cost-effective process improvements, including automation, tooling upgrades, and workflow optimizations.
  • Conduct time and motion studies, process flow analysis, and capacity planning to maximize efficiency and throughput.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including design engineers and production managers, to ensure seamless integration of processes.
  • Provide technical support and guidance to production teams to resolve manufacturing issues and achieve production targets.
  • Investigate and troubleshoot process failures, quality problems, and equipment malfunctions, and implement corrective actions.
  • Develop and maintain production documentation, including work instructions, process specifications, and standard operating procedures (SOPs).
  • Perform root cause analysis and implement preventive measures to minimize production downtime and ensure product quality.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives using Lean Manufacturing principles, such as 5S, Six Sigma, and Kaizen.
  • Identify and eliminate waste, reduce variability, and streamline production processes to optimize productivity and reduce costs.
  • Lead or participate in cross-functional teams to implement lean tools and techniques and foster a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Conduct regular process audits and performance evaluations to track progress and identify areas for further improvement.
  • Identify, evaluate, and recommend new equipment, tools, and technologies to improve manufacturing processes and capabilities.
  • Collaborate with equipment vendors to ensure proper installation, commissioning, and validation of new equipment.

Job Requirements:

    • Bachelor's degree in engineering, preferably in mechanical, industrial, or manufacturing engineering.
    • Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes, including machining, assembly, fabrication, and automation.
    • Proficiency in process optimization, Lean Manufacturing, and quality improvement methodologies.
    • Familiarity with CAD/CAM software and manufacturing simulation tools.
    • Experience with statistical analysis, data-driven decision making, and process control techniques.
    • Excellent problem-solving, analytical thinking, and decision-making skills.  
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Salary Range $85,000 - $125,000







Contact Details:

Vince DeMonte

Director of Recruiting

Executive Alliance

direct dial - 631.498.8329