Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date posted: Jul 21, 2017
Education and Experience
University Degree/Technical Diploma in Mechanical/Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering.
Skills and Knowledge
Must possess excellent presentation, organization, communication and problem-solving skills.
Experience with process design as it relates to manufacturing of components.
Experience with the principles and methods of Lean Manufacturing.
Experience in manufacturing processes of machining, laser cutting, brake press forming, welding and assembly.
Experience with project management.
Lean Greenbelt training or equivalent.
Practical knowledge in the operation and maintenance of farm equipment is a definite asset.
Good computer skills using Microsoft Office applications.
Purpose and Scope
Support daily production of current products and implements continuous improvement in the process.
Support the manufacturing process in weld, machine, fabrication and/or assembly.
Lead and participate in improvement projects.
Conduct, Statistical Process Control and other statistical methods applicable to manufacturing.
Assist in design concepts for jigs and fixtures to support welding, machining, forming, assembly and material handling.
Create and maintain manufacturing instructions.
Create basic scripting and manpower requirements by model and rate.
Create and maintain tooling requirements by work center by model.
Perform time studies and maintain manufacturing Time Standards data.
Assist in the development and understanding of CNC and conventional machine tools, metal-cutting lasers and robotic welders.
Investigation of non-conformance to determine root causes and developing/implementing corrective action with follow-up as required.
Occasional travel may be required.
Evening on call and shift may be required.