Production Engineer - Madera, CA

in Madera, CA

Production Engineer - Madera, CA Job

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    Madera, CA 93637, US

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  • Develop, evaluate and improve production methods utilizing lean tools, knowledge of product design, materials and parts, tooling and production equipment capabilities, process methods, and quality control standards
  • Help identify opportunities for significant improvement at Regional locations by working with operations and/or sales teams to understand opportunities to apply lean process improvement initiatives and/or capital investment to improve profitability and competitive advantage
  • Provide oversight and guidance, planning, training and mentoring to plant-level teams executing lean process improvement activities
  • Drive manufacturing process change through active hands-on communication and coordination with plant-level teams
  • Oversee and lead plant improvement workshops to identify, diagnose and address bottlenecks and inefficiencies in production processes
  • Provide training on kaizen, 5S and lean tools and techniques as required
  • Provide follow-up and tracking to ensure identified improvement opportunities are completed as planned
  • Translate operational needs into project requirements and specifications
  • Force rank improvement opportunities – develop and implement project analysis techniques and processes to select opportunities that optimize the following desired attributes: Profit impact, Time to complete, Complexity, Risk, Cost to Implement
  • Lead identification, development and execution of capital improvement projects within Regional business operations.
  • As appropriate, solicit proposals from vendors/ contractors to address capital project requirements and specifications
  • Together with operations teams evaluate proposals received
  • Work with permitting agencies to obtain all necessary national, state, and local permits
  • Prepare and keep updated an overall project schedule
  • Oversee detailed design, drafting and engineering
  • Review and approve drawing submittals as required
  • Approve all commitments and expenditures related to the assigned project.  Track project costs to assure compliance with established budget
  • Work with Regional Sourcing Manager to prepare purchase order contracts for major vendors, engineers, and contractors.  Assist procurement in monitoring compliance with specified terms and conditions of the contracts
  • Insure all on site activities are completed safely and in accordance with company policies and procedures
  • Conduct periodic project review meetings as necessary to coordinate project activities with other site activities
  • Monitor and oversee all on site construction activities
  • Oversee system check out, testing, training, and commissioning
  • Manage punch list completion for project close out
  • Conduct performance testing, as applicable
  • BS in Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, or other engineering discipline
  • 5+ years of manufacturing experience in make-to or engineered-to-order plant environment
  • In depth knowledge and practical experience applying lean manufacturing methodologies to support continuous production operations
  • Track record of achieving positive results using lean manufacturing techniques
  • Competency with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, AutoCAD, and experience with ERP/MRP systems and project management tools
  • Effective team builder and leader with the ability to inspire and motivate a diverse team within a highly matrixed environment
  • Pay ranges from $85,000-$95,000
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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