Manufacturing Engineer to initiate process design and equipment automation. Responsible for researching, developing, justifying and implementing advanced engineering initiatives. Responsible for working closely with other manufacturing engineers to develop custom proprietary processes and machines needed to remain the leader in the Metal Fabriction Industry.
Job Duties/ Essential Functions:
Provides engineering expertise to aid in the development of annual and long-term business plans. Designs, justifies, develops and implements the engineering portions of the plans.
Develops concepts on capital projects. Prepares IAR's; coordinates the investigation, selection, installation, prove-out and training to successfully integrate projects into the unit.
Reviews new parts in the concept stage. Makes recommendations to standardize features, promote cost effective zero defect manufacturing, and improve functionality that support DFMA.
Determine parts to be produced within assigned department. Provides manufacturing input and coordination to design project teams to assure timely and effective new part introductions.
Analyze and provide solutions for problems which adversely affect quality, productivity, safety, flexibility and cost.
Develop, update and maintain process documentation and costing data for manufacturing equipment.
Review and evaluate the sourcing of parts pertaining to the production unit. Recommend alternate sourcing when appropriate. Provide direction for long term sourcing decisions.
Provide support for key or specialized processes with functions such as tool design, tool layouts, , set-up data/procedures and metallurgical analysis in the metal fabrication industry.
Apply Total Quality, Project Management and LEAN principles in the daily performance of the job.
Train and develop machine operators and machine technicians.
BS in Engineering
0-1 year (s) of experience in a metal working environment.
Demonstrated ability to modify, troubleshoot, and create programs for six axis welding robots and PLC’s.
Ability to read schematics, assign I/O addresses and wiring. Integration experience is a plus.
Headquartered in Bloomington, MN, The Toro Company delivers innovation through a surprising array of products. For nearly 100 years, our ideas have transformed the way professionals and homeowners create beautiful outdoor environments. An excellent reputation, strong brands, ethical business practices, and a culture founded on trust and respect are ideals shared by our employees.
With annual revenue of approximately $1.9 billion, Toro consistently delivers strong financial performance and market leadership. More than 4,500 global employees form a strong community with a world of opportunities to learn and contribute.