Manufacturing Engineer

Company Name:
New Balance
New Balance has a history of 100 years of enduring performance and is still running strong today. Part of what makes New Balance so unique is our commitment to making products that not only provide performance, but also superior fit and comfort. The same attention that is placed on our athletic shoes and apparel is also placed on our associates. New Balance thrives because of the passion and dedication of the people we hire. We rely on our associates to match our enthusiasm for the business and to help drive consumers to move further, faster and more frequently. We seek associates who are always on the move. Associates who push themselves forward and are motivated to move New Balance forward. Ask yourself: Are you ready to move the world?
As the Manufacturing Engineer, you will work closely with Development, Product Engineering, and Advanced Manufacturing Engineering to introduce new styles, manufacturing processes and technologies into production. You will be responsible for attending design and proto review meetings for CCS styles. During these meetings, you will provide input that takes into consideration manufacturability, market requirements, cost, workflow, and product quality. As a leader in manufacturing, you will identify the challenges of each new style and determine what new technologies or expanded capabilities are required to successfully produce the style within the value streams. You will assist in developing initial standardized work and job instructions for all new operations and technologies. In this role, you will organize and assist manufacturing and R&D; in running factory trials necessary for the proper development and commercialization of new styles. You will act as the liaison between factory managers and the CCS development team; and you will communicate concerns, trial results and the action steps required to ensure the manufacturability of styles prior to production start up.
BS in Engineering with a minimum of 7 to 10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
Proven problem solving and project management skills.
Strong leadership skills required.
Computer skills a must.
Travel required.
We believe our associates are meant to grow through the development of their talents and to capitalize on opportunities to share their passion for the business. New Balance rewards associates with generous, industry-leading benefit and development opportunities, which support our associates' health, wealth and overall well-being. In addition to a comprehensive medical and vacation benefit package, we offer: Development Programs, Discounted Health Club Membership, Fitness Reimbursement, Employee Discounts, Tuition Reimbursement, Corporate Gift Matching and 5 % Matching 401 K Program.
Date: 2014-03-18
Country: US
State: ME
City: Norway
Category: Engineering/Quality - Positions

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