• Manufacturing Engineer

    Job Locations US-CA-Santa Rosa
    Posted Date 5 months ago(9/4/2018 7:32 PM)
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  • Overview

    Filtration Group, a leading industrial filtration supplier, is seeking a Bilingual Manufacturing Engineer to enhance the talent and capabilities of our operations leadership team. This person will be responsible for developing and driving the manufacturing processes through continuous improvement to deliver and sustain profitable growth. Must be bilingual in English and Spanish. 


    • Through various forms of data analysis, develop improvement initiatives or projects that contribute to reductions in material, labor or overhead expense.
    • Through various forms of data analysis, develop improvement initiatives or projects that contribute to improved quality and delivery.
    • Understands operational needs, does analysis to reduce wastes, improve productivity, and stream-line processes.
    • Collaborates with functional area managers on the determination of materials, space, equipment and personnel needs as well as the development and implementation of processes, procedures, assignment and execution of functional responsibilities, and determination of budget and costs constraints.
    • Engages effectively cross-functionally to develop solutions to operational, mechanical and technical problems.
    • Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout.
    • Optimize plant layout and manufacturing cells to facilitate 100% MTO
    • Develop and implement OEE metrics and create plan for improvement
    • Assure product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes.
    • Provide manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.
    • Prepare product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
    • Assist in the development, execution and implementation of process improvements identified and scheduled in annual improvement targets.
    • Keep equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; requesting special service.
    • Assist in the development, execution and implementation of annual capital budgets.
    • Other duties as needed.

     Skills and Experience:

    • Drive for results
    • Working knowledge of lean manufacturing
    • Sound knowledge of manufacturing methods and procedures
    • Manufacturing knowledge, technical knowledge of products
    • Computer skills
    • Organizational
    • Problem solving
    • Communication skills

    Education and Experience:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in either Industrial or Mechanical Engineering
    • 3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
    • Experience in medium volume high SKU environment

    Company Background –Filtration Group and Madison Industries

    Filtration Group is on a mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive.   With a passionate workforce, global footprint and world class engineering and manufacturing capabilities, we are driving innovation and developing solutions across a broad spectrum of applications in the fast-growing global filtration industry.   We are committed to maintaining an entrepreneurial culture built on a foundation of trust and in which our leaders exhibit a strong bias for action.

    The Company began in 2009 and has rapidly grown to be a global leader in the highly attractive filtration industry.   With revenues of $1.6 billion, Filtration Group is consistently recognized as the fastest growing and one of the largest filtration businesses in the world.   With over 7,000 employees, the Company serves its customers from a global footprint of 105 facilities in over 25 countries.  Filtration Group operates across a wide variety of attractive end markets and produces mission critical products with high replacement rates.   Over 80% of the Company’s revenue comes from replacement / consumable products, many of which are specified into customer’s products or processes.


    Filtration Group is an affiliate of Madison Industries, one of the largest and most successful privately held companies in the world. Madison builds entrepreneurially driven, branded market leaders that are committed to making the world safer, healthier and more productive by creating innovative solutions that deliver outstanding customer value.  The team at Madison is committed to building something truly remarkable that long outlasts them while coaching others to reach their highest potential.  Please visit Madison at www.madison.net.


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