Manufacturing Industrial Engineer

Allen, Texas
01-04-2019
Amphenol Fiber Systems International (AFSI)
Depends on Experience 

 

 

Amphenol Fiber Systems International (AFSI) is a full service fiber optic company specializing in the fabrication an manufacture of fiber optic connectivity products and systems.  Our commitment to technical excellence makes us an industry leader in proficing sophisticated products and professional technical assistance in the fiber optic industry.  AFSI, located in Allen, Texas, has and will continue to base its strategy on technical and application support, quality assurance, product performance and value.

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:  The Manufacturing Industrial Engineer is responsible for evaluating manufacturing processes by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators.  Duties involve the study of work systems, researching best practices and data collection, manipulation, and analysis.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Assist in developing and implementing lean engineering tools and reviewing work methods, work station design and documenting process methods.
  • Support continuous improvement initiatives at the plant level including work studies and time studies to analyze work systems and develop standards, allowances and/or improvements to existing systems
  • Work closely with manufacturing engineering and process teams to design, install, and launch robust processes;
  • Provide guidance as to best layout scenarios and recommend changes for optimum efficiency;
  • Validation of manufacturing methods;
  • Facilitate cross-functional process improvement teams;
  • Facilitate and perform training on manufacturing procedures and processes.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE and ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of industrial engineering and manufacturing activities including methods improvement, FMEAs, SPC, capability studies, failure analysis, tooling, plant layout, work flow, manufacturing cost control and reduction
  • Familiarity with Lean Manufacturing Tools; Value Stream Mapping, 5s, Standardized Work, Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), Error Proofing, Set up Reduction, Continuous Flow, economic analysis, statistics, human factors, time studies, operations research
  • Commitment to working safely
  • Ability to manage projects and perform assigned tasks with minimal oversight and direction
  • Proactive with desire to improve organization performance
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to influence & negotiate at all levels
  • Strong project management skillset; detail oriented
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

 

REQUIRED EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering or related field
  • 0 -5 years’ experience in Industrial engineering, process engineering
  • U.S. person as defined in ITAR, 22CFR 1120.15 (U.S. Citizenship or Resident Alien Status)

 

Amphenol Fiber Systems International complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO poster Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law