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Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Kelly Engineering Resources Mount Pleasant Full-Time
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Senior Manufacturing Engineer Position Available (Direct Hire) - Mt. Pleasant, MI

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Senior Manufacturing Engineer for one of their top manufacturing clients in the Mt. Pleasant area.   Job Overview Coordinate, administer and implement the Manufacturing Engineering functions to ensure cost reductions, product /process improvements and controls, plant layout, workflow analysis, equipment justification and purchase, tooling requirements, safety and project management, manufacturing process development, and labor standards.   Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for establishing and maintenance of labor standards and manufacturing costs for new and existing product/processes.

  • Responsible for data collection, plot quality trends, perform reliability assessments, develop process capability studies, statistical testing and developing sampling programs.

  • Responsible for quality system compliance in manufacturing, including ISO document control for Manufacturing.

  • Responsible for factory or facility equipment justification, procurement, and installation.

  • Responsible for administering and creating Company policies and procedures.  

  Key Tasks

  • Lead or mentor projects in conjunction with other resource management (i.e. NPI, Advanced Engineering cross-functional projects, special projects as defined) related to Engineering.  Work with team to plan, coordinate and implement activities to support successful new product launches including make/buy analyses, new process introduction, and others.

  • Lead the initiation and implementation of major process designs, line design and product changes, methods, tools and fixtures (capitol tooling design) that ensures product quality, employee safety and increased productivity.

  • Define, establish, and lead all required documentation to manage manufacturing processes including analytical models, procedures, work instructions, employee training tools, process FMEA’s and others.

  • Lead and mentor Manufacturing in Lean and Six Sigma (DMAIC) teams and projects.  Lead and mentor manufacturing continuous improvement teams initiating quality improvements and addressing warranty issues as appropriate.

  • Maintain facility blueprints and drawings.

  • Fulfill financial control and risk management responsibilities inherent in this position.



  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering

  • Lean Six Sigma experience (Green Belt minimum).

  • Ability to interact with all levels of the company in support of job functions.

  • Multiple task management with ability to plan and execute plans.

  • High degree of mechanical and technological aptitude.

  • Ability to design and provide definition of drawings and schematics.

  • Ability to use various measuring instruments including but not limited to micrometer, caliber, plug-gauges, tape measure, etc.

  • Complete understanding of reliability concepts and process capability methods.

  • Strong computer skills, especially in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook programs and Auto-Cad software.

Why Kelly®?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

About Kelly®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. URL blocked - click to apply


Recommended skills

Lean Manufacturing
Quality Management Systems
Define Measure Analyze Improve And Control (Dmaic)
Manufacturing Engineering
Lean Six Sigma
Six Sigma Methodology
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