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Apply Job ID REF5482B Date posted 04/14/2022 Address 21701 South Harlem Avenue, Frankfort, IL Job Type Full-time Job Status Non-Exempt

ITW Automotive Body and Fuel, a global automotive supplier of automotive products, is seeking a hands-on Advanced Manufacturing Process Engineer to join our Advanced Manufacturing Engineering team.  ITW Automotive Body and Fuel has engineering and manufacturing locations in the US and Mexico with sales globally.

The ideal candidate for this position will possess great project management and product engineering skills; coupled with high energy; experience to lead, mentor and motivate a team; and intellectual expertise in the areas of injection molding for the automotive industry and APQP processes.


Summary:

Coordinates shipping efforts to meet customer expectations and management’s goals and expectations. This is accomplished via scheduling personnel, checking inventory, reviewing customer orders, checking paperwork, training team members, and monitoring the daily output. Follows all business and safety guidelines. Assists as needed in other areas.

Duties and Responsibilities:

·  Assist with overseeing the shipping operations daily.

· Reviews customer orders for changes and adjusts personnel to the stations that need to run. If unable to make delivery date, notify Manufacturing Supervisor or Production Supervisor.

· Assists in coordinating the activities in the warehouse. Ensuring that team members have what is needed in order to perform their duties. 

· Counts inventories of finished goods and components as required and informs the proper personnel of shortages that will interfere with production and or meeting customer orders.

· Trains new operators.

· Verifies production paperwork at each station for accuracy on a daily basis.

· Constantly looks for opportunities for continuous improvement and increased productivity

· Covers for operator/assembler absenteeism , vacation, illness

· Maintain assigned workstation in an organized and clean manner.

· Do required paperwork.

· Follows all safety guidelines.

· Any and all tasks as assigned.

· Equipment and Tools Used (but not limited to): Normal hand tools found on the production floor (i.e.: trim knives or plastic cutters and steel wool). Assembly and accessory equipment attached to performance of a specific part (i.e.: a cooling fixture, grinders, or trim fixture).

To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily, must be able to resolve shipping requirements both through supervisor direction and independent process analysis. Must possess good communication/interpretation skills, good visual skills for accessing functionality of equipment, above basic mathematical skills, and reasoning ability. Individual must be able to stand for full manufacturing shift, ability to reach with arms extended and/or overhead, excellent hand dexterity, ability to bend, stoop, stretch and similar activities and able to lift up to 50 pounds frequently.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand, use hands to handle, frequently required to reach with hands and arms, and occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 35 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. 

Working Conditions: 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

ITW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the online application system process due to your disability, please email kmallaney@itwautomotive.com request assistance.  No other requests will be acknowledged.

ITW is an equal opportunity employer. We value our colleagues’ unique perspectives, experiences and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential. 

As an equal employment opportunity employer, ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  

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At ITW, we value our colleagues' unique perspectives, experiences, and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential.

Equal Opportunities

ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Read more information here.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access this online application system process due to your disability, please email corp_accessibility@itw.com to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.