Allegion Manufacturing Engineer in Princeton, Illinois
At our Allegion location in Princeton, IL, our Process Engineer will lead, manage and drive continuousImprovements within assigned core process areas of our manufacturing operations.In addition, the primary responsibilities for this position include:• •Lead and implement Lean Manufacturing tools & techniques(workshops, kan ban, visual management,• 5S, total productive maintenance, set-up reduction, etc.)• •Use formal problem solving techniques to identify and resolve complex problems.• •Initiate and manage productivity and cost savings projects.• •Implement and maintain process controls through advanced quality planning techniques (FMEA, key characteristics management, mistake proofing, etc.).• •Research, evaluate, justify, and recommend capital equipment for operations.• •Prepare capital expenditure requisitions and manage the implementation of capital equipment projects.• •Stay current with state-of-the art technologies and equipment.• •Participate in developing strategic manufacturing processes. Also assist in developing the short and long-range capital planning.• •Prepare and coordinate the implementation schedule for major projects and process changes.• •Develop and maintain all process documentation (ie. routings, standard work, work instructions, setup sheets, etc.) to ensure accuracy.• •Analyze proposed engineering changes for manufacturing impact and feasibility.• •Participate in developing and maintaining ISO 9001 procedures and documents for the manufacturing engineering department as required.• •Assist purchasing and quality Assurance in qualifying suppliers for new product or product changes
Minimum 3 years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering or Operations
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial, or Manufacturing)
Sound engineering and leadership skills
Demonstrated experience in analyzing and solving complex problems
Demonstrated experience in Project Management
Knowledge and demonstrated skills in Lean Manufacturing
Ability to manage multiple projects / assignments simultaneously
Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to build strong and sustainable relationships
Skilled in team building and demonstrated experience in effectively working with cross functional teams to get results
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Project, and AutoCAD, Creo a plus, but not required.
Real world examples of alignment with Allegion’s values
Allegion is a diverse and inclusive environment. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are dedicated to hiring qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. If for any reason you cannot apply through the career site, please click here at mailto:SpecialAssistance_TalentAcquisition@Allegion.com for special accommodation.
All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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