RFA Engineering Manufacturing Engineer - Drivetrain Components in Coffeyville, Kansas

RFA Engineering (www.rfamec.com) is looking for a growth oriented candidates that want to join our team at our customer's facility in Coffeyville, KS. As a member of our team, the selected candidates will work with our engineering staff and our customer's staff to support the production of drivetrain components.

This is a full time position with a full benefit package listed below, that is indefinite in duration with the opportunity of professional growth, direct hire by our customer, and additional opportunities within our own organization.

Job Description

  • Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of moderate scope.

  • Provides support and trouble-shooting for current operations.

  • Investigates, gathers and analyzes data and implements solutions.

  • Innovates and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of moderate scope.

  • Develops and implements plans to support lean manufacturing of moderate scope.

  • Designs operations layouts.

  • Improves material flow and material presentation.

  • Leads analysis, development and implementation of new manufacturing processes and technology.

  • Analyzes and makes modifications to existing performance pay plans and assists in development of baseline data for new performance pay plans.

  • Assist in the redesign, transition and support of current and additional assembly lines as necessary to support the Factory Master Plan (FMP).

  • Investigates, gathers and analyzes data in a limited scope to implement innovative solutions, which generate improvements in safety, productivity, consistent delivery or reduced cost.

  • Experience designing tools and fixtures.

  • Support plans for lean manufacturing to include line flow simulations, matrix synchronization modeling, line balancing, and efficient material flow presentation.

Desired Attributes

  • Bachelor's of Science in Mechanical, Manufacturing, or Industrial Engineering degree.

  • Knowledge of capital budgeting and capital equipment justification process.

  • Working knowledge of database management tools, and process management systems.

  • Must have Tooling experience (designing jigs and fixtures).

  • Skill in using computer aided design and/or engineering tools. Has a good understanding of the principles and can independently use the knowledge.

  • Knowledge of manufacturing and/or distribution processes, quality, tooling, tool design, total preventative maintenance and facilities. Performs more complex functions, understands principles, may teach others.

  • Ability and experience with conception, design through computer software (AutoCAD, ProE, SolidWorks), and implementation of tooling solutions to improve safety, quality, and efficiency.

Why work for RFA?

About RFA Engineering RFA Engineering has provided machine design and engineering services to industry leading customers since 1943. Our primary focus is project based product development of off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, mining, recreational, industrial, and special machines. Our work includes concept development, product design, documentation, problem-solving, simulation, optimization, and testing of components, systems and complete machines. Our engineering staff is located both at our Engineering Center near Minneapolis, and at numerous customer sites throughout the U.S.

We Offer Competitive Benefits:

  • Health and Dental Insurance

  • Supplemental Vision Insurance

  • Company Paid Life Insurance

  • Company Paid Long-Term Disability

  • Short-term Disability

  • Retirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k)

  • Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent Care

  • Extra Time Bonuses

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Holiday Pay

  • Bereavement Leave

  • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)

  • Education Assistance

Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly