Manufacturing Engineer


Adecco Direct Placement is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer with consumer goods experience to join a growing manufacturing company in the greater Mobile, AL area.

Company Offers:

• Major medical health, and dental, vision insurance, FSA
• 401k savings plan with match, 100% vested
• PTO and relocation assistance
• Working for one of the largest companies in their industry, but still having a “family-owned” type feel. The culture is very family oriented.
• Great growth potential! Quick path into a Plant Manager role and also mobility within the engineering role itself.

The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for leading key process improvements throughout the facility including new product start-ups, throughput and labor improvements, equipment lay-out, waste reduction, etc. Leads the transition from the current average costing practice to standard costing via time study and work center analysis. Assisting with startup, design, and launch of new furniture line (upholstery). Main business is case goods/wood.

Identify opportunities for efficiency and quality improvements, waste and labor reduction, overhead reduction, etc. through time studies, observations, and data analysis.
Utilize Lean techniques to improve manufacturing processes and reduce costs.
Assist manufacturing personnel (and other departments) as needed to help solve problems and provide analytical expertise.

• BS Engineering
• Two years’ experience in furniture or other woodworks industry REQUIRED (upholstery or case goods’ experience is a strong plus) plus ideally 8+years in manufacturing
• Proficiency in computer skills/software including MS Office (especially Excel) and AutoCAD, Inventor, or similar CAD software.
• Lean training/experience
• Must have a proven record of driving improvements through data-driven decision making

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number US_EN_2_025188_137476