MANUFACTURING ENGINEER General Accountability: Responsible to assist in the planning, introduction, implementation and improvement of products, processes, and procedures into the manufacturing system to ensure the attainment of desired objectives for the least cost and to recommend to management developments in manufacturing that will enhance the profitability or competitive position of the company. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Plan and coordinate the introduction of new products, parts and manufactured processes including routings, processes and methods. Determine and justify expenditures for additional capital facilities, tools, dies, fixtures, etc. required for the manufacturing process. Schedule and conduct design and post-audit reviews of new/current products to obtain the designed quality at the least cost. Analyze and participate in discussions with Purchasing and Engineering in the "make versus buy" decisions for product parts. Review and analyze new developments or assigned projects in Manufacturing Engineering systems, processes, or procedures; recommend action required, and implement and follow up to ensure completion of project. Provide floor support for assigned functional area. Work with Product Engineering on single input multiple output engineering functions. Approve all tooling, either manufactured or purchased, used in assigned functional area. EDUCATION: Requires a Bachelor's degree in Engineering EXPERIENCE: Requires two to five years of progressive Manufacturing Engineering, Plant Engineering, and Shop Supervision experience. KNOWLEDGES: Attend special courses or seminars and read current articles and books to keep well informed in new manufacturing developments. LOCALIZATION AND TRAVEL EXPECTED: This position is located in Waco, TX Apply at: