Continuous Improvement Manufacturing Engineer – Grafton, WI and Osceola, WI
Do you find yourself always looking for better ways to do things? Do you like to present challenging questions that begin with “what if…?” Jump on board as a Continuous Improvement/Manufacturing Engineer at Kapco where we’re always trying to find the best way.
Starting Date: TBD
Employment Term: Regular
Employment Type: Full Time
Work Hours (shift): 1st shift
Starting Salary: Depends on experience
Salary/Benefit Notes: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(K), Profit Sharing, Vacations, Paid Holidays
Required Education: Open
Required Experience: 2+ years
If you are driven to succeed with a passion for the professional growth and development of others, our employee-focused company may have the right opportunity for you. Kapco Inc. is looking for a Continuous Improvement Manufacturing Engineer at our Milwaukee area location.
The ideal candidate for this position would be able to do the following:
- Assist in defining and scoping improvement opportunities.
- Use metrics to define priorities of opportunities, select, manage and facilitate improvement teams that deliver measurable improvement results.
- Facilitate, coach and train individuals across the organization in using structured improvement methodologies such as PDCA, Root Cause Analysis, 8D and/or Six Sigma that are consistent with the Toyota Production System.
- Manage projects and maintain appropriate documentation including metric run charting, project charter, updates, and final reports.
Position also requires the ability to provide recommendations regarding the feasibility of using alternative approaches, modifying or replacing equipment to reduce costs or improve quality. Develop and apply needed technical skills to deliver improvement results. Work with customers as needed to define external requirements and implement mutually beneficial procedures to manage costs and deliver exceptional results. Other duties as assigned
Kapco is setting new standards for innovation, efficiency, and quality in the metal stamping industry. Our company offers advancement opportunities, a goal-oriented compensation structure, excellent benefits, and a secure future. If you like what you see…explore more!
Kapco is an EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability.