Industrial Engineer in Kernersville, NC at Texwipe

Date Posted: 1/7/2020

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Job Description

Texwipe is a worldwide leader in contamination control products and process materials for aerospace, automotive, biotechnology, food processing, data storage, medical device, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, telecommunications and other industries requiring critical manufacturing environments.

Our products are purchased by the world’s foremost pharmaceutical, medical device, compounding pharmacies, biologic, food processing, semiconductor and electronics, aerospace, industrial and print companies.

Headquartered in Kernersville, North Carolina, the company supports global customers with sales offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Manufacturing centers located in North Carolina, the Philippines, and China provide the highest levels of quality and manufacturing technology.

There is currently an opportunity for a Industrial Engineer, reporting to the Manufacturing Manager. 


Responsibilities:

  • Leads manufacturing efforts and projects targeting waste reduction, efficiency improvements and cost reductions.
  • Designs control systems to minimize and resolve production and project issues and costs.
  • Reviews and improves production schedules, engineering specifications, process flows, and other resources used to aid in productivity and cost reduction.
  • Establishes flows of materials, layout of equipment and manufacturing workplace organization.
  • Utilizes statistical methods and mathematical calculations to establish workflows, staffing requirements, and production targets.
  • Aids in developing standard work guidelines for manufacturing employees.
  • Implements procedures for reduction and disposition of scrap and defective materials and products.
  • Manages and aids in facilitation of manufacturing training programs.
  • Leads and administers plant 5S program.
  • Oversees manufacturing documentation, such as Work Instructions and SOP's.
  • Provides measurements for performance of department versus goals and objectives.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, preferably Industrial Engineering. Prefer three to five years of progressively increasing responsibility in relevant positions.
  • Preferred Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt.
  • Advanced knowledge of asset and workforce utilization methods.
  • Understanding of the interactions between various systems and how changes in operations, specifications, orders, etc. can impact the manufacturing environment.
  • Proficiency in MS Office, data analysis and subsequent software. 
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks and prioritize.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedures.