Production Engineer - White Plains, NY

Posted on 03-9-2019

High end retail company is currently looking for a Production Engineer to join their growing Production Department. This role will have direct interaction with manufactures to improve both quality and efficiency on a daily basis. It will be constantly challenged by a rapidly growing and evolving company to bring innovation and modern manufacturing techniques to an industry ripe with opportunity.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Identify opportunities for improvement in manufacturing quality, optimization, and standardization at our contract manufacturing facilities
  • Partner with our contract facilities to develop and implement plans to realize improvement
  • Develop meaningful partnerships with contract facility’s management and workers to leverage for process improvement
  • Identify root causes of defects based on error reports and customer feedback information
  • Insure that implemented processes are working and are followed
  • Develop and implement certified QC Auditor program
  • Build and maintain relationships while representing the standards and values of the brand

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • B.S. In Engineering Degree
  • 3+ years of manufacturing experience
  • Willing to travel +33% of the time
    • All travel is domestic and currently focused on the East Coast + Midwest
  • Experience leading project implementation
  • Experience in process improvement initiatives
  • Comfortable on manufacturing floor
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office; Excel, Outlook, & Word
  • Proficient in data analysis
  • Familiar with Six-Sigma, SPC, and/ or Lean methodologies
    • Certification in either is a plus
  • Self-motivated; can identify and drive improvement on their own
  • Experience in a contract manufacturing environment a plus but not necessary