Manufacturing Recruitment Firm Seeks a Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Kappa Search is a recruitment firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing and operations recruitment and placement. We are actively recruiting for a Sr. Manufacturing Engineer in the Houston area. The ideal candidate will have experience setting up a new production line for new electronic and E/M products.

Responsibilities:

  • Researches, develops, implements and maintains manufacturing processes and systems
  • Defines production flows and assembly methods
  • Select production equipment and design manufacturing floor layouts.
  • Prepares documentation for new manufacturing processes and methods.
  • Utilizes continuous improvement methods for cost reduction and to improve the efficiency of manufacturing quality and reliability.
  • Evaluates equipment requirements, cost analyses and proposals for new machinery and tools for the manufacturing floor.
  • Works with Manufacturing Engineers and NPI Engineers to ensure successful new product introduction
  • Always strive to trim waste and improve manufacturability, test coverage and product yield.
  • Interface with external vendors and Quality Engineering Team.
  • Lead and supervise the Production Manager and Production Leads
  • Trains the manufacturing team on new products.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Several years experience in manufacturing leadership
  • Ability to set-up a new production line for new product rollouts.
  • Electronics expertise, preferably with circuit boards, electronic components and systems