Manufacturing Engineer, Ammo - Jacksonville, AR in Jacksonville, AR at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 3/17/2023

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Job Description

JobID: 395510

Johnson Service Group, Inc., is actively seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to work with our client in the Jacksonville, AR.  This is a full time position.

  • Design, develop, effectively implement, and constantly improve production processes to manufacture elite.
  • This role will provide technical support across various areas of production during the weekend 2nd shift. 
  • Identify safety improvement opportunities and implement solutions. Work with operations personnel to identify root causes and resolution of issues affecting daily operating equipment efficiency (OEE).
  • Analyze performance data to identify continuous improvement opportunities. Utilize lean/six sigma principles to implement efficiency improvements and maintain the gains.
  • Design, develop, and modify touch tooling to improve tool life, product quality, or equipment efficiency using SolidWorks and Agile software. 
  • Work with Quality Assurance to improve process control using statistical methods to maintain low or zero defects on the line. Develop and control troubleshooting methodologies and data.
  • Develop and implement processes, and production line layouts to support a lean production environment including Kanban replenishment methodologies, especially concerning tooling consumption.
  • Work with R&D engineers to ensure a seamless transition from products in development to full industrialization.
  • Work collaboratively with the in-house automation team to receive, start up, and assimilate newly built production equipment.
  • Review 3D models and prints for accuracy and manufacturability.
  • Collaboratively create work instructions for the production processes. Effectively implement work instructions through training, communication, videos, or other techniques.

    Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering degree
  • Must be able to make decisions with limited managerial input and have good judgment when to elevate issues to upper management. The individual must be self-motivated with the ability to drive work with minimum supervision.
  • Practical, hands-on experience with equipment, machining, and fabrication. 
  • Experience troubleshooting/root cause analysis of mechanical systems.
  • 3D Design and knowledge of GD&T ASME Y14.5M-1994.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Efficient time management skills.
  • Project Management experience with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and complete them on time.
  • Aptitude for detail with the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Design experience using SolidWorks CAD.
  • Process Experience with facilities projects (e.g. waste-water treatment associated with by-products of brass manufacture).
  • Experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment.

•* Johnson Service Group (JSG) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JSG provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please send resumes to Kathleen Rouse at and contact me directly at 770-635-1347.


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