10 Mar 2016

Full-Time Product Design & Manufacturing Engineer-Holly Hunt

Holly Hunt – Posted by KazChicago, Illinois, United States

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Product Design & Manufacturing Engineer-Holly Hunt

Job Description

COMPANY PROFILE:
HOLLY HUNT Enterprises, a specialty company of Knoll Inc., offers best of class in interior furnishing, design and quality in the best showrooms because design matters! We believe in living and working in well-designed spaces and providing a rich customer experience by exceeding expectations. We are always looking for new talent to join our team!

 

Product Design & Manufacturing Engineer-Holly Hunt

Product Design & Manufacturing Engineer-Holly Hunt

POSITION PROFILE:
Are you passionate about creating and integrating new concepts and prototypes, devising methods and systems to develop desirable products from design and planning to production and launch? Then Holly Hunt is looking for you!

As a Product Design & Manufacturing Engineer, your “hands on” role is to bring designs through manufacturing to launch, provide creative, cost effective, relevant solutions to manufacture our furniture while developing a robust new product introduction process that supports our production operation. You must have outstanding work ethic, ability to collaborate and work with our amazing design team and manufacturing partners.

Product Design & Manufacturing Engineer-Holly Hunt

Product Design & Manufacturing Engineer-Holly Hunt

Here is a brief picture of what you will be doing:

Work with designers to develop a production flow that ensures product is manufacturable and meets design and quality requirements
Leads effort in defining of the production strategy for new products while working with Production Planning and Management in execution of the strategy
Ensure product design is manufacturable and processes are stable for repeat production
Create & maintain production level documents such as test procedures and work instructions
Define and procure required equipment and tooling for new products
Define data collection points, data collection methods, and reporting of results
Recommend and implement systems and tools to improve overall efficiency and quality of production
Monitor production metrics during new product introduction and implement process improvements to improve yields and throughput
Develop custom fixtures and gauges as required to aid in efficient manufacturing
Work with Quality to establish in process inspection steps where potential failure could occur
Work with Quality to identify and qualify new sources of supply for material and outsourced operations
Plan production floor layout for new products
Participate in proposals and program design reviews ensuring product is designed for manufacturability
Training of production personnel for new product assembly and test methods
Develop and standardized new product introduction process for use across all programs

Product Design & Manufacturing Engineer-Holly Hunt

Product Design & Manufacturing Engineer-Holly Hunt

Required Skills

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Manufacturing, Mechanical, Production or Industrial Engineering, with 7+ years experience working as a Test Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, NPI Engineer, or similar role with specific responsibility of transitioning new products into Production
Experience managing new product introduction of high mix, low volume products
Knowledge of industrial design and engineering
Excellent communication skills and a proven ability to work with a cross-functional team to achieve key objectives
Knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques a plus

 

How to Apply

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