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Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing and Operations

Fort Atkinson, WI
ID: 1048

Do you have experience or an educational background in Engineering? Are you familiar with Auto/CAD and ERP systems? Work history include time in a fabrication environment? Join our ME Team!

Spacesaver is currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Engineer to join our team. As a Manufacturing Engineer at Spacesaver, you will be responsible for providing daily engineering support in a focus factory team environment. You will be assigned projects and process improvement efforts for assigned manufacturing areas. You will participate in and support efforts towards improved work methods, problem solving and continuous improvement, as well as, be responsible for the maintenance and integrity of manufacturing processes, systems and related information in a modern ERP system.


Day in the Life:

  • Recommend, justify, and manage capital equipment projects that improve safety, process repeatability/reliability, and productivity.
  • Review special or derivative products with Production Engineers to determine labor content, material costs, process capabilities, and tooling requirements.
  • Introduce new products to manufacturing by developing required processes, facilitating prototypes, and working with configuration engineers to ensure bills of material, product configurations, and routed standards are accurate and buildable.
  • Lead cost savings efforts to identify new practices and procedures that will reduce manufacturing costs. Utilize Lean manufacturing methodology to drive process improvements.


Spacesaver is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.


Required Skills

What We Need:

We are looking for candidates who have a Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering field or a minimum of 5-7 years of experience in a Manufacturing Engineering role. Candidates should also have 2-3 years of experience with product, process and equipment consistent with the design and manufacturing methods of sheet metal fabrication, stamping, aluminum and steel weldments, precision machined components and painting operations. It’s important that candidates demonstrate a proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications, AutoCAD and a modern ERP system. Excellent organizational and time management skills, strong attention to detail and accuracy, excellent communication skills both verbal and written, strong decision making skills, and the ability to work effectively independently in a team environment.








This position is located at 1700 Janesville Avenue, Fort Atkinson, WI. View the Google Map in full screen.