Industrial Manufacturing Engineer

Sewer Equipment

Dixon, IL


We are looking for someone who uses fundamental engineering concepts and Lean manufacturing techniques to analyze operational data/methods, identify performance improvement opportunities, and/or implement technology systems that promote cost reduction and operating efficiency.  


  • Evaluates current manufacturing processes and prescribe improvements
  • Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and layout
  • Assures product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes
  • Develops and directs Lean initiatives utilizing 5S, SMED, Kanban and other Lean tools to maximize production processes 
  • Develops and maintains the necessary supporting data for our manufacturing/shop floor control systems
  • Creates and maintains process documentation, operator instructions and standardized work instructions for equipment and processes 
  • Assists in the training and education of operators to work instructions and processes


  • Must be able to work with design engineers on DFM.
  • Believes in the fundamentals of a team and understands the value.
  • Understands the latest tools in the “Lean Toolbox” and has applied them.
  • Has a profound understanding of Root Cause Analysis and its importance.
  • Designed variations fixtures & jigs in a manufacturing / production environment, with the understanding that these items must be tracked and validated. 
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Time management, organizational and multi-tasking skills necessary to work in a fast-paced environment, handling various tasks and changing priorities, while maintaining a high attention to detail and accuracy to achieve daily assignments and goals.
  • Eligible to work in the United States


  • Permanent full-time role based in Dixon, IL
  • Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm