Manufacturing Engineer

Baldwin Road, 4146 BALDWIN RD, HOLLY, Michigan, United States of America Req #1194
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Our employees are the reason for our success

Quality First. Engineered to Last. As the world’s most innovative manufacturer of value-added screws, bolts, nuts and cold formed components, Acument Global Technologies is known for some of the longest-standing and most trusted brand names in our industry.

Interested in a fast-paced quality-driven environment to work in? Look no further…

The Manufacturing Engineer provides manufacturing engineering support, focusing on method improvements, setup reduction, throughput analysis, troubleshooting of production problems, process improvement program and project management. Continuous Improvement of processes and products are an ongoing function of this position.

Position Responsibilities Include But Are Not Limited To:

  • Evaluate and improve current and proposed processes.

  • Develop action plans to implement process improvement projects.

  • Evaluate and develop action plans to reduce product cycle time.

  • Provide and implement fail-safe solutions to ensure capable processes.

  • Provide support for project management, including taking responsibility for implementing environmental evaluation of projects.

  • Support synchronous flow of product and raw materials.

  • Provide engineering support for the implementation of new processes.

  • Evaluate and implement projects to provide a balanced line to improve equipment utilization.

  • Provide support to teams whose goal is process improvement.

  • Perform time studies or methods analyses as needed.

  • Provide engineering support for implementation of cost reductions.

  • Provide engineering support to reduce WIP/finished goods inventory.

  • Process improvements – provide engineering support as needed.

  • Provide support in determining root causes concerning quality problems.

  • Provide support/input to PFMEA process.

  • Identify and eliminate non-value-added processes in product flow.

  • Provide support to sales for the development of new processes to support customer requests.

  • Provide support to the accounting group for post audit work around manufacturing engineering cost reduction projects.

  • Provide support to manufacturing operations to reduce scrap.

  • Provide support to Costing and Design groups to ensure most economical methods of production.

  • Support manufacturing operations to identify and resolve system constraints.

  • Provide all areas with engineering support to quantify decisions.

  • Work with customers to resolve production/quality problems as needed.

  • Provide support where needed to ensure re-certification of TS16949 registration.

  • Work with secondary operations for engineering needs.

  • Other duties as assigned by the manager.

Position Requirements


  • Bachelor of Science in appropriate engineering discipline

  • At least five (5) years of experience in engineering and/or manufacturing discipline

  • Ability to communicate with and understand the needs of internal and external customers

  • Ability to organize, plan and execute projects and processes needed to design and validate solutions that meet designated performance specifications

  • Knowledge of materials, processes, machining and tolerances

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints

  • Proven level of creative problem solving ability

  • Experience in preparing detailed cost benefit analyses to support project requests

  • Experience in project planning

  • Decisive and confident, open and candid with the ability to energize others

  • Possesses excellent written, verbal and presentation skills

  • Proficient Office Software skills


  • Experience using AutoCAC and Inventor CAD programs

  • Experience using DEFORM and/or other FEA programs

  • Knowledge of fastener manufacturing equipment and processes

  • Experience preparing documentation and training materials

  • Experience dealing with outside equipment suppliers

  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing and Kaizen techniques

Travel Requirements:  15% of work time will be spent traveling
 What you'll receive in return:

Acument offers exciting and challenging opportunities.  We strive to hire and develop the right people; stimulating personal and professional development. As part of our Acument Team you'll enjoy competitive compensation and benefits. You'll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth,  recognition and you will gain exposure to internal and external customers.

Like what you have heard so far?  Click on the link to apply.  We look forward to connecting with you soon!

We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, marital status, handicap, genetic infiltration, disability or status as a veteran. Fontana reserves the right to require a drug screening at any time during the employment process.

Other details

  • Job Family Mfg Engineer - Segment
  • Job Function ENG - Engineering
  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • Baldwin Road, 4146 BALDWIN RD, HOLLY, Michigan, United States of America