Manufacturing Engineer

Date: Nov 26, 2022

Location: Eagle Rock, VA, US

Company: Dover Corporation

MAAG Pump Systems, Automatik Plastics Machinery, Gala Industries, Reduction Engineering Scheer and Ettlinger – five successful and well experienced companies have joined forces to become the global partner for the polymer industry. As manufacturer of gear pumps, pelletizing and filtration systems and also pulverizers we offer top-grade equipment for your demanding requirements – not only for polymer applications, but also for the chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical and food industry.

Title             - Manufacturing Engineer

Company    - Maag Gala

Location      - Eagle Rock, VA



Main Position Objectives

The Manufacturing Engineer has the responsibility to implement and support manufacturing processes that result in high quality products. The ME is immersed in the manufacturing environment and drives continual improvement by analyzing manufacturing problems, develops solutions and spearheads implementation.


Position description – Tasks, responsibilities, competencies

  • Spearheads problem solving on the manufacturing floor and processes.
  • Supports manufacturing machinery/programming (fiber optic laser, press brakes).
  • Works with design engineering to implement drawing revisions and changes, including addition of weld symbols and notes.
  • Design and implement engineering controls, such as fixturing or special application tools/equipment to improve manufacturing efficiency or quality improvement.
  • Support new product launches to ensure product quality and design for manufacturability.
  • Support equipment maintenance/OEM maintenance schedules to maximize OEE. Recommends critical parts for inventory.
  • Support CapEx investment projects with equipment recommendation and financial justification analysis.
  • Analyze and spearhead opportunities for value engineering and standardization.
  • Support the Quality Department in problem solving and root cause corrective action.
  • Spearheads problem solving/continual improvement among the engineering, fabrication, welding and assembly teams.


Education and professional experience:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • 3+ years of manufacturing engineering experience
  • 3+ years of engineering design software, Solidworks or AutoCad



  • Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing Engineering or Mechanical Engineering preferred.
  • Working experience in fabrication/welding, preferably with stainless steel
  • Experience with robotic welding or automation a plus


Interpersonal skills and behavioral competencies:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates ownership and entrepreneurial behavior
  • Innovative mindset, always looking at improving our processes
  • Highly organized and efficient in approaching tasks
  • Independent self-starter with ability to problem solve and anticipate and avoid issues
  • Strong team player, work ethic and commitment to win



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, 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 : Virginia : Eagle Rock

Sub Division : Maag Gala

Job Requisition ID : 45771

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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