Country
USA
City
Portage
Section
Information Technology
Level
Professionals
Contract type
Permanent

The MES Project Engineer is responsible for maintaining and improving current Manufacturing Execution System as well developing new IT related tools to improve efficiency in overall plant operations. He/She will also support the oversight of daily operations including equipment installation, repair and maintenance; management of software applications; management of data repositories; management of training.

Your challenge

  • Support for corporate digitalization initiatives for industry 4.0
  • Support for new programs and projects relative to MES set up including the coordination and purchase of needed equipment
  • Engage with operations team to understand needs and recommend system based solutions
  • Lead activities related to Continuous Improvement and Lean Principles including implementation to production
  • Assist in the development and training of production personnel who will be utilizing systems
  • Assure functionality of MES related hardware – pc’s, scanners, printers, ups, card readers, and networking devices
  • Assure functionality of MES related software – Main application, I/O servers, Start-up routines, Backups, Database maitenance
  • Availability to support operations 24 x 7. Remote access as well as on-site
  • Develop Training documentation and Classes for three production shifts using the “Train the Trainer” approach where possible
  • Collect or Develop ideas for continuous improvement using supportive technology
  • Maintain records for Assembly Cell Setups including machine and equipment asset numbers, ip addresses, subnets, and MES configuration
  • Write purchase requisition for MES related equipment
  • Assure adherence to M+H standards
  • Update and implement M+H part number revisions

Your profile

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree (Engineering (EE) or MIS (IT)
  • 2+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment

Experience:

  • Proficiency with data base administration experience, Microsoft, SQL

Preferred Skills:

  • Understanding or experience with HMI/PLC hardware and software, esp. Allen Bradley and Siemens
  • Proficiency in SAP
  • Object oriented programming languages: Python, Javascript, C++
  • Self-starter, able to work both independently or in a team, creative, and entrepreneurial

Are you full of ideas? Are you keen to take on responsibility and really achieve something? Then our doors are open to you. This is a company that lives out its values, gives people the freedom to use their own initiative, offers many development opportunities and many exciting projects – all of which awaits you here.