Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Company: Superior Essex
Location: Fort Wayne
Posted on: September 20, 2023
Essential Duties: Support of magnet wire manufacturing business
using mechanical and related engineering skills and experience.
Primary objective will be development of engineered solutions to
fulfill equipment and process development objectives that will
successfully industrialize new and improved methods to fulfill
customer requirements. Typical scope of work will include sourcing
and/or modifications of existing equipment, commercially available
equipment, and development of new and proprietary equipment.
Position requires ability to convert concepts into key deliverables
to meet specific project objectives and fulfill production needs.
Typical project work will include work package scope development,
detailed equipment design and/or component specification, equipment
and component quoting, vendor management, schedule management,
installation design, installation execution, commissioning, and
post commissioning support. This role will have interaction with
and receive inputs from other technical groups in order to develop
full vision of deliverables required to fulfill customer needs.
This is an exciting and unique opportunity to have a broad
ownership of project work packages which spans conceptualization,
design, realization, hands-on execution with full cradle-to-grave
ownership of project work packages. This opportunity spans a
diverse range of equipment types including but not limited to;
conductor forming processes, annealing processes, process heating,
packaging, test equipment, and support systems. Minimum
Qualifications: BS in mechanical engineering with three (3) to five
(5) years design experience in machinery design, continuous
improvement, and operational/functional analysis. Possess an
understanding of the following areas; machine design, part and
assembly fabrication methods, machine assembly, rotating equipment
design, and GT&D. Successful candidate will have background in
one or more of the following areas; machinery development,
modification or improvement, troubleshooting, installation and
commissioning. Candidate will be knowledgeable in machining,
assembly, mechanics of materials and materials analysis. Must be
proficient at 2D and 3D CAD, MS Project and other MS applications.
Travel for this position is 20% on average with some heavier travel
periods per project needs. Preferred Qualifications: MSME degree or
other related advanced degree. Six Sigma Green or Black Belt.
Project management certification or relevant training. Experience
in finite element analysis, CAE analysis tools, machine modeling
and characterization. Experience related to wire drawing equipment
design or similar metal forming processes. 5+ years engineering
experience in an industrial environment with a strong background in
facilities and manufacturing. Experience in machine repair and
refurbishing. Proven track record in estimating, preparing, and
managing project budgets. Experience managing contractors and
vendors. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected
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