Mechanical Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer

Job Summary:

We are seeking an energetic, team-focused individual to join W.S. Tyler as a Mechanical Engineer. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in supporting various aspects of manufacturing, including operations, production, purchasing, quality, sales etc. This position requires a blend of technical expertise, problem-solving skills, and hands-on experience in an office/manufacturing environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Product Development and Improvement: Work with customer and organizational inputs to develop, maintain, and enhance current and future product offerings. Estimate product costs accurately to support pricing strategies and quotations. Develop comprehensive process documentation for training of personnel to ensure standardization and compliance. Identify and develop new vendors to expand the supply chain and collaborate with purchasing to source components and materials. Analyze existing products to identify areas for improvement.
  • Process Development and Improvement: Work with customer and organizational inputs to develop, maintain, and enhance manufacturing processes. Design, document, and implement new processes to enhance efficiency and productivity. Analyze existing processes and workflows to identify areas for improvement.
  • Equipment Specification and Plant Layout: Specify, evaluate, and procure new equipment to meet manufacturing requirements. Collaborate with suppliers and internal teams to ensure successful installation and integration of new equipment. Design and optimize plant layouts for improved workflow and productivity.
  • Support the Quality Management System: Utilize your experience to ensure the integrity of our Quality Management System.
  • Inter-Departmental Collaboration: Collaborate across departments to improve process efficiency and output quality.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in engineering, engineering technology, manufacturing or a related field. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • 3-5 years of previous experience in a similar engineering role is required.
  • Experience creating/modifying Bill of Materials (BOMs)
  • Experience creating SOPs, Work Instructions, Control Plans etc…….
  • Ability to interpret and create engineering drawings for part manufacture via conventional dimensioning and tolerancing. GD&T preferred.
  • Proficiency with Solidworks, Fusion 360, or equivalent CAD tool: Solid Modeling, Surface Modeling, & Sheet Metal skills.
  • Experience in training production personnel.
  • Experience working to standards i.e. ASTM, AMS, ANSI, ISO, SAE, MIL, BS-EN, AWS, etc…….
  • Experience with lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methodologies.
  • Experience working with an ISO 9001 or AS 9100 quality system.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • 401 (K)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short-term long-term disability
  • Health Insurance
  • Option of HSA or FSA plan
  • Life Insurance with supplemental opportunities
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Annual bonus
  • Shift pay premium
  • 10 Paid holidays

About W.S. Tyler:

At W.S. Tyler, our people are the cornerstone of the company’s success. Joining the W.S. Tyler team means more than just working for a leading woven wire manufacturer – it means becoming part of a dedicated family committed to building a cleaner and safer world for future generations. As a member of our family, your growth, development, and well-being will always be our top priority as you progress in your career with us.

We are dedicated to building strong and enduring relationships with our customers, distributors, and suppliers. We collaborate closely with our partners to understand their needs and challenges, working together to provide innovative solutions that enhance safety and promote healthier lifestyles for end-users. Our dedication to cultivating these relationships enables us to solve complex problems and achieve shared success.

With over 150 years of experience in engineering wire mesh solutions, we’ve honed our craft and expertise. However, our journey towards excellence is ongoing. We remain committed to continuous learning and improvement, ensuring the accuracy and precision of our products.

So, if you’re looking to be a part of a safe, healthy and inclusive working environment where employees are empowered to learn, grow and thrive, W.S. Tyler offers the ideal opportunity.