Materials Engineer

  • Location
    Gastonia, North Carolina
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Engineering - Manufacturing

Adecco is assisting a local client recruiting for a Materials Engineer in Gastonia, NC. The ideal candidate will Perform a variety of manufacturing support functions including data setup and maintenance, coordinating changes in construction or packaging between various disciplines, coordinating new product additions, and support shop floor, Engineering, Purchasing, and Sales personnel with data or process issues. Investigates and resolves work in process problems.
Recommends and implements improvements and/or modifications in material usage, scheduling, sequence of operations, equipment utilization, and related matters. Monitors assigned operations to assure compliance with approved methods of quality standards.
Participates in new product or construction change quotations by providing input on process, materials, and cost information.

Essential Functions:
Set-up and maintenance of Baan manufacturing data
Coordinate CIC change orders and supporting data.
Provide support to all disciplines that use that data.
Set-up and maintain planning data.
Set-up and maintain Baan item, BOM, routing, and planning data.
Calculate and update standard cost.
Participate in Requests for Quotation
Evaluate blue prints, change orders, and other production documents for accuracy.
Recommend most efficient use of production resources and material usage.
Frequently manage projects and provide high level consulting as required within the defined segment.
Work with Plant and Division staffs in the development of new products and services and to enhance current products and services.


Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience, preferably in Manufacturing Engineering, Materials Engineering or General Engineering.
Knowledge of Baan Items, BOMs, Routings, Planning, and Shop Floor Control.
Working knowledge of manufacturing for profit.
Working knowledge product cost.
Presentation skills.

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