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Site Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Austin, Texas
13 Sep 2023

About The Role 

The Manufacturing Engineering Manager will lead and manage process design, implementation, and optimization projects and Lean implementations: determining and specifying the most effective methods, processes, and equipment needed to manufacture and assemble products.  


What You'll Do 

  • Review, monitor, develop, modify, and maintain manufacturing processes and their control systems to maximize efficiency and quality.  

  • Design data collection plans, lead and manage experiments, analyze data, and implement improvements to methods of operation, material handling, equipment layout, or other changes to maximize efficiency and quality. 

  • Study time, motion, methods, and speed involved in maintenance, production, and other operations to establish standard production rates and improve efficiency. 

  • Manage process databases and provide timely and routine feedback to those responsible for the performance.  

  • Define and publish simple and clear manufacturing assembly instructions describing precisely how Assemblers are to build and integrate products. 

  • Implement ergonomic improvements for manual assembly.  

  • Develop tooling or fixtures for new products and assembly processes. 

  • Manage capital projects to support asset effectiveness and production needs.  


What You bring 

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial, Electrical, Mechanical Engineering, or related discipline. 

  • 8+ years of related experience in an electronic manufacturing environment.  

  • 3+ years of experience leading and mentoring a team. 

  • Experience with ERP/MRP/MES systems. 

  • Ability to define and manage the development of manufacturing methods and processes, including flow, layout, assembly, and production equipment.  

  • Ability to implement and manage lean manufacturing techniques and manufacturing quality tools.  

  • Ability to conduct, manage and lead time study efforts.  

  • Ability to implement Statistical Process Control techniques. 

  • Familiarity with simulation packages  

  • Excellent written, verbal, analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills as well as attention to detail.  

  • Advanced management skills, including planning and organization, decision-making, problem-solving, and project management. 

  • Problem-solving proficiency (e.g., Pareto, failure mode analysis, etc.)  


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About ZT Systems

At ZT Systems, you'll get to do work you are proud of alongside smart, passionate people. Every day, there are opportunities to collaborate with the best in the industry to design, build, and deliver impactful solutions to world-class customers. Along the way, you will gain hands-on experience in a face-paced environment that's challenging, rewarding, and career-defining.

A culture built around our values we work hard and think fast. We view challenges as opportunities-to do better, push harder, and be faster than we were the day before. When we fail, we learn from it and move on together. And when we succeed, we use the momentum to go even further. We create value with everything we do, building the foundation of today-and transforming the future of tomorrow.

Join ZT Systems and help us build technology infrastructure that connects the world.

What We Offer

When you join ZT, you'll enjoy a range of world-class, inclusive employee benefits designed to grow with you and our company. From competitive compensation to 401K matching to comprehensive health & wellness programs and tuition reimbursement, ZT Systems offers industry leading benefits packages for eligible employees designed to help you get the most out of life.

ZT Group Int'l. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. ZT Systems provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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  • Job Reference: 1112564191-2
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2023
  • Recruiter: ZT Systems
  • Location: Austin, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering