OSHKOSH CORPORATION Project Engineer Process in OSHKOSH, Wisconsin
JOB REQUIREMENTS: At Oshkosh Defense, we stand behind those who dedicate their lives to protecting others. Every day we strive to meet or exceed our customers' ever-changing needs with next generation defense technologies and advanced systems. We operate with unparalleled commitment to those who depend on our products and services worldwide to perform their missions. Oshkosh Defense is a segment of Oshkosh Corporation, which is a Fortune 500, multi-billion dollar company. At Oshkosh Corporation we are dedicated to designing and building the world's toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them. SUMMARY Direct the daily activities of Industrial / Manufacturing staff members to drive continuous improvement in all phases of the production cycle. Maximize manufacturing effectiveness through identification and elimination of major forms of waste. Identify root causes of performance gaps through use of Lean and Six Sigma tools. Formulate corrective action plans for improvement with area team members. Drive adherence to process and progress of all corrective action plans. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Provide leadership for assigned engineers and technicians Complete annual performance reviews for assigned staff Research and formulate plans to accomplish major projects, including manpower estimates, cost estimates and work measuring devices such as milestones or critical path charts. Incorporate ergonomics into safety, productivity, and performance. Monitor progress of major projects and make recommendations when needed including acquisition of capital equipment. Develop proposals for production processes. Support cost estimate activities for both new product lines and contract extensions. Research and make recommendations on make or buy products. Research and make recommendations for the acquisition of tooling, equipment, and fixtures. Understand current safety and OSHA requirements pertaining to assembly operations. Identify process improvements in the areas of safety, quality, and productivity. Write assembly work processes and man assignment procedures. Establish manpower requirements, line and sub-assembly balancing data, and expectancy time performances. Assist in plant layout and work station design. Plan, schedule, and prioritize work to meet established deadlines. Provide technical support and assist as a resource person in assigned area. Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities, and is committed to providing equal opportunities for all employees and applicants. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application. Oshkosh Corporation takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. Any employee or applicant for employment who is qualified under the applicable regulations will be covered under our affirmative action program. Submission of this information is voluntary, will be kept confidential, and is not a requirement for employment. Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering or related field. 3 or more years related experience in automotive assembly operations with application of Lean and/or Six Sigma tools. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Experience with JDE. Previous superviso y and/or manufacturing experience. Experience with ProPlanner or related line balancing software packages. Experience with automotive or heavy-duty equipment. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: ipc.us/t/B85D129D986147F2 Qualified females, minorities, and special disabled veterans and other veterans are encouraged to apply.