Manufacturing Engineer

Date: Jan 19, 2019

Location: Austin, TX, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Job Requisition ID: 25911 

Department: Manuf. & Operations (DEPT_MFGOP) 


Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS), comprised of the most trusted names in the fuel industry, are global leaders in driving innovation for over 100 years. DFS, the industry's 1st end-to-end fueling solution, provides advanced fuel-dispensing equipment, including systems and payment, automatic tank gauging and wet stock-management solutions. The DFS business is comprised of industry leading brands including Tokheim, Wayne Fueling Systems, Fairbanks, ProGauge, ClearView and OPW Fuel Management Systems. We lead every market we serve with focused expertise, progressive thinking and customer-inspired innovation in order to push the boundaries of performance for our customers and shareholders. To learn more about DFS, visit DFS is part of the Fluids segment of Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV).


Role Summary/Purpose

The Manufacturing Engineer will be responsible for defined work or projects for the Austin campus and manufacturing plant. In this role, you will use your technical engineering abilities to meet day-to-day short-term objectives, and resolve issues through immediate production supporting action or longer-term planning. 


Essential Responsibilities


·  Develop manufacturing processes for New Product Introduction (NPI), documenting process changes, driving process / fixture improvements, driving lead and cycle time improvements, cost of quality (COQ), and Environment, Health & Safety (EHS) actions

·  Define investment and expense needs, driving from preparing for approvals to completion

·  Participate in a LEAN initiative and engage Six Sigma tools for process improvements

·  Develop and implement process improvements to reduce costs and cycles

·  Design necessary fixtures and tooling for manufacturing NPI’s and for process improvements

·  Manage multiple projects by providing scheduling, resource management, budget control, and EHS compliance

·  Bring new ideas and positive support to the current process

·  Implement productivity actions in order to improve the process and respect objectives

·  Participate in EHS related actions to improve safety across the entire campus

·  Lead and effectively interface with manufacturing, sales, marketing, and other support teams to complete projects to meet EHS, production, quality, cost savings, and new product development goals within schedule and budget

·  Interface with vendors and internal contacts in an effective manner to ensure that the technical and EHS perspective is properly conveyed

·  Assure that all engineering designs and technical data are complete and accurately documented to provide an accurate technical / historical base for future reference and to meet customer / end user requirements

·  Respond to immediate requests for production support to resolve issues



·  Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university

·  Minimum of 3 years of manufacturing / industrial experience


Desired Characteristics

·  Ability to analyze problems, identify root causes and provide efficient solutions

·  Strong organizational skills

·  Ability to handle diverse activities simultaneously

·  Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

·  Strong oral and written communication skills

·  Ability to communicate effectively and contribute to team projects

·  Strong project and team leadership

·  Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering

·  Prior experience with Lean Manufacturing



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Texas : Austin


Nearest Major Market: Austin

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