Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer
Department: Manufacturing
Reports to: Manufacturing Engineer Supervisor
Work Experience: 5+ years of relevant experience
Shift: M-Th, 5:00 am – 3:30 pm with additional hours, including Fridays and Saturdays, as needed
FLSA Status: Full Time / Exempt
Qualified applicants can apply by sending cover letter, resume and references to  


Job Summary

The Manufacturing Engineer position is a vital member of the Manufacturing Team providing leadership, direction, technical support, and continuous improvement in the following capacities:


Responsibilities include

  • Review project models and part drawings for manufacturability, fit, and function
  • Work with Design to correct/improve drawings and reoccurring issues
  • Technical support of equipment (programming, troubleshooting, maintenance, calling vendors for repair, etc.)
  • Documentation of manufacturing processes
  • Reducing error/scrap rate through documentation, training, visual aids, etc.
  • through time studies, design reviews, etc.
  • Technical support of Manufacturing (model/drawing/dimension analysis, fixturing, etc.)
  • Improving throughput and reducing waste in Manufacturing processes and operations
  • Training Manufacturing and Maintenance personnel on technical aspects of operations, as required
  • Provide purchasing support for tooling, equipment, and technical needs
  • Assist in optimizing floor layout, material handling processes and locations, and eliminate safety risks
  • Support R&D initiatives, as needed
  • Follow all JMS, Inc. policies, procedures, fundamentals


Required Qualifications

  • Strong communication skills
  • Must possess a minimum of 5 years of Manufacturing Engineering experience
  • Positive, results driven mindset with high energy and ability to self-manage
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills as well as mechanical aptitude
  • Continuous improvement background and mindset, six-sigma or lean manufacturing is a plus and highly desired, if applied in an engineered to order or job-shop environment
  • Desire to learn and to continue developing knowledge and skills
  • 3D design (SolidWorks and/or Inventor), auto-cad, modeling and design, and advanced computer skills
  • Ability to lift 75 lbs.


Desired Experience and Skills

  • Knowledge of fabrication processes such as fabricating, forming, punching, welding, sheet metal, etc…
  • Industrial Engineering, Mechanical, or Manufacturing Engineering degree
  • Experience with fabricating and moving large pieces of equipment with forklift
  • Strong background in ERP, preferably Epicor, inventory, and job transactions
  • Experience with automation of manufacturing processes; punching, forming, welding, laser, passivation, machining, etc.


Jim Myers & Sons, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer