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VIVA USA Inc Manufacturing Engineer in Waterloo, Iowa

Req Ref No: JNIAME218 Location: Waterloo, IA Duration: 17.0 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 1. Provides support and trouble shooting for current operations. Investigates, gathers and analyze data and implement solutions 2. Ability and flexibility to support off shift production support 3. Controls background would differentiate but not required (Allen Bradley, PLC, fanuc background preferred); Atlas copco smart tools and mistake proofing background a plus. 4. Engineering degree or technical degree equivalent Sap background a plus Note : Will consider fresh grads with the right attitude and desire to learn. (but also consider those more experienced) Submitted candidate should be appropriate based on experience. Current need: 10:30pm-7am (up to 4 hours of OT per day available) (40-60 hours/week depending on production demand) 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.