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Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

We're hiring!   
TE Connectivity's Tullahoma, TN manufacturing facility is adding a seasoned Automation Manufacturing Engineer to our team!   If you consider yourself an expert in automated plastic injection molding processes, we'd love to hear from you.   Relocation to lovely Middle Tennessee is available for the right candidate!   

Job Responsibilities

•    Involves analyzing requirements and creating process improvement changes throughout the plant
•    Implementing change across multiply automated assembly lines.
•    Lead value stream mapping exercises to determine and record business improvement areas.
•    Develop and implement Value Stream Maps project plans of Current State to achieve Future State.
•    Optimize work flow and cell designs for production cell throughput.
•    Deploy lean principles and techniques utilizing Lean and Six Sigma tools to introduce process improvements and cost reductions
•    Develop standard work procedures and line balancing for productivity.
•    Develop and sustain employees training and development on lean concepts.
•    Identify and implement product redesigns to standardize parts, reduce material cost, or improve manufacturability and quality.
•    Measure and manage process capabilities using Statistical Process Control (SPC)
•    Establish routings and determining Tact Time for production projects
•    Perform time studies, line balance and eliminate non-value added operations
•    Produce, maintain and track SOPs and standard work as required.  Train personnel as required

What your background should look like:

What your background should look like:
•    Bachelors of Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Industrial Engineering plus 3 years applicable experience or proven performance.
•    Six Sigma Black Belt certification a plus.
•    Molding and plastics experience is required
•    High Automation experience required 
•    Knowledge of electro-mechanical designs, subassemblies and manufacturing processes
•    Proven experience in implementing six Sigma and lean manufacturing tools in a manufacturing environment.
•    Experience of facilitating and training a technical work force.
•    Strong knowledge of MRP and Microsoft Office software and particularly spreadsheet applications.
•    Robotics programming experience
•    PLC programming experience
•    Cognex or Keyence Vision programming experience
•    Strong ability to work independently
•    Be able to automate and reduce waste in a manufacturing environment
•    Process improvement experience
•    SQL Server Database development is a plus.


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


State:  TN
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  74966
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Nearest Major Market: Chattanooga

Job Segment: Industrial, Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Electrical, Manufacturing, Engineering

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