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Manufacturing Engineer in Wilkes-Barre, PA at CornellCookson

Date Posted: 4/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CornellCookson, a division of Clopay Building Products is a leading manufacturer of commercial and grill doors. We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional customer service as well as unsurpassed quality and innovative products. Our employees are the cornerstone of our success and we are looking for dynamic individuals to join our team. 

We have an excellent opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer in our Mountain Top, PA manufacturing location.


Responsible for the development, implementation, and support of manufacturing systems, processes, and procedures in a manner consistent with lean principles within a steel fabrication, welding, material handling, machining, and paint environment. 

 Responsibilities/Principal Duties:

  • Plans, directs, and coordinates manufacturing processes in an industrial environment.
  • Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods, utilizing knowledge of product design, materials and parts, assembly processes, tooling and production equipment capabilities, and quality control standards.
  • Analyzes space requirements and workflow for maximum efficiency.
  • Confers with Industrial Engineering and Design Engineering regarding product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods.
  • Applies statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements and potential work/assembly instructions, workmanship standards, and process procedures.
  • Identifies ways to reduce costs and increase productivity.
  • Works with Design Engineers on DFX (Design for Excellence) including:
    • Design for cost
    • Design for test
    • Design for manufacturability
    • Design for assembly
  • Integrates Six Sigma or Lean Manufacturing and ISO methodology.
  • Develops/writes manufacturing processes, procedures, work instructions, and routings.
  • Incorporate specifications into design, processes, or techniques and provides feedback to capture lessons learned.

Job Requirements

Qualified candidates must possess the following minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required, Engineering field.
  • Minimum of three years experience in Six Sigma/Lean manufacturing environment.
  • Greenbelt preferred.
  • Experience in metal manufacturing environment preferred.

We offer a competitive salary and a very comprehensive benefits package, including 401K, paid holidays, sick, and vacation time.

Equal Opportunity Employer, providing a drug-free work environment.

EOE Male/Female/Disabled/Veteran - We welcome applications from Veterans and the Disabled!