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VIVA USA Inc Manufacturing Engineer in Ankeny, Iowa

Req Ref No: JNIAME55 Location: Ankeny, IA Duration: 36.5 months Description Description: MAJOR PURPOSE: Plans, coordinates, and performs manufacturing engineering work for a project or process. Operates in a team environment within either the enterprise product delivery process or the enterprise order fulfillment process. At this level, projects are of moderate scope and responsibility or may be a significant portion of a major and diverse project or process; decisions are made within established guidelines and may be reviewed by supervisors and/or managers. May assign, coordinate and review portions of the work for support personnel, contractors and suppliers. MAJOR DUTIES: Description of the major duties performed in this job. * Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of moderate scope. * Provides support and trouble shooting for current operations. Investigates, gathers and analyze data and implement solutions. * Innovates and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of moderate scope. * Applies electronic tools across a broad range of applications, including e-builds, modeling and simulations. * Develops and implements plans to support lean manufacturing through the client Production System of moderate scope. Designs operations layouts. Improves material flow and material presentation. * Leads team studies related to capacity, energy, productivity and efficiency of moderate scope. * Leads analysis, development and implementation of new manufacturing processes and technology. * Analyzes and makes modifications to existing performance pay plans; assists in development of baseline data for new performance pay plans. Specific Position Requirements JOB DUTIES: Plans, coordinates, and performs manufacturing engineering work for a project or process. Operates in a team environment within either the enterprise product delivery process or the enterprise order fulfillment process. At this level, projects are of moderate scope and responsibility or may be a significant portion of a major and diverse project or process; decisions are made within established guidelines and may be reviewed by supervisors and/or managers. May assign, coordinate and review portions of the work for support personnel, contractors and suppliers. Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of moderate scope. Provides support and troubleshooting for current operations. Investigates, gathers and analyze data and implement solutions. Innovates and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of moderate scope. Applies electronic tools across a broad range of applications, including e-builds, modeling and simulations. Develops and implements plans to support lean manufacturing through the client Production System of moderate scope. Designs operations layouts. Improves material flow and material presentation. Leads team studies related to capacity, productivity and efficiency of moderate scope. Leads analysis, development and implementation of new manufacturing processes and technology. Analyzes and makes modifications to existing performance pay plans; assists in development of baseline data for new performance pay plans. Desired Skills, Knowledge & Relevant Work Experience: Experience with AutoCAD, FactoryCAD and Creo. Experience with line balancing, industrial engineering and/or line simulation. Microsoft office and SAP. Education (Specific Branch of Study, Certificate) Bachelors of Science in an Engineering, Science or Technology related discipline, or equivalent experience. Manager is looking for candidates with 1-3 years of experience but is open to recent grad candidates with a lower bill rate. 1st shift position. Typical schedule 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM CST with possible overtime. VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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