Greenfield, IN

Job Description

Major established  and leading company with a very good work / personal life balance has at a large manufacturing facility commutable to the east of Indianapolis, Indiana an opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer in their machining area.  Will be involved with project management over capital projects and will install equipment.  Will propose improvements through manufacturing engineering analysis of existing operations compared to future requirements based on capacity, cost reduction, safety and/or risk avoidance opportunities.  As required will prepare project justification to include recommendations, make-vs-buy analysis, layout, cost impact and schedule activities.

Processes will be implemented including equipment procurement, coordination of installation, and process capability prove-out.  Also, process improvements will be implemented including activities such as project management, tooling selection through implementation, N/C programming, etc. Both lathes and mills are at this facility. The position is a mix of being behind the desk and significant time also out on the shop floor.   There are also other responsibilities associated with this position not listed here.  Major company benefits begin the first day on the job. 


  • High School Graduate with a preference for a Bachelor degree
  • At least 10 years of related manufacturing engineering experience
  • Need to be strong with team leadership over projects
  • Must have experience in a machining environment and have CNC equipment programming experience
  • Needed is experience running capital projects
  • Required is experience installing equipment
  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills are needed
  • Must be able to support and mentor others
  • Automation experience preferred
  • SAP experience a plus
  • Prefer 2 D CAD as well as 3 D CAD
  • A Green Belt is a plus
  • Tool and fixture design preferred
  • Broaching experience a plus
  • Grinding experience a plus
  • Lean manufacturing is also preferred
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