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Career Professionals, Inc. has been serving the professional and technical staffing needs of southeastern manufacturers since 1985

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Equipment Engineer / Continuous Improvement Engineer

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Greater Knoxville, TN
$1 - $1
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Nov 30, 2018
Job ID
Major manufacturer in the greater Knoxville area has immediate need for an Equipment / Continuous Improvement Engineer. Will lead process improvement projects focused on cost savings, delivery, quality, and inventory reduction. Will also lead projects focusing on equipment to improve cycle times, productivity and uptime. The CI Engineer will assess manufacturing processes to optimize performance. Will be responsible for training all levels of employees in Lean techniques. This is a hands-on role requiring a lot of time on the production floor. Must have excellent communication skills.

Qualified candidates will have at least 2 years Lean Manufacturing experience; knowledge of Six Sigma is a plus. Position requires a BSME or similar Engineering degree.

This is an excellent company that has been in E.TN for 30+ years. They have multiple plants in the U.S. and serve a broad customer base. The company is growing and new equipment is being added in order to meet growing business demands.