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Manufacturing Engineer

General information:

Hitachi Energy is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Engineer for its Crystal Springs, MS location. This role is responsible to improve safety, quality, productivity, and overall OPEX (Operational Expenditure) performance. This position will also focus on capital improvement projects, implementation, and start-up.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Analyze manufacturing process flows and related data to continuously enhance safety, quality, cost reduction, and through-put

  • Perform various engineering tasks involving such functions as analysis, design, development, test, installation, and service, while working from instructions, drawings, proposals, specifications, and other pertinent information.

  • Participate in the investigation of technical problems and the establishment of procedures and corrective actions to avoid recurrences.

  • Provide support to production during the internal/external process/equipment start-up, defining action plans and training relevant maintenance and production resources.

  • Evaluate new process technologies to improve safety, quality, productivity, and cost reduction, defining and leading testing activities, approval criteria, and external provider choices.

  • Define and execute CapEx (Capital Expenditure) initiatives.

  • Living Hitachi Energy’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Your Background:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field with a minimum of 5 years of experience.

  • Candidate must already have work authorization that would permit them to work for Hitachi Energy in the United States Candidate must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for Hitachi Energy in the United States.

  • Prefer lean manufacturing training and recent experience working with lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, and methodologies such as Kaizen, 4Q, Process Improvement, Continuous Improvement, DMAIC, Gemba, Etc. Six Sigma Green or Black Belt certification is preferred, but not required.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Location Crystal Springs, Mississippi, United States of America
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-05-09
Reference number R0049860

About Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.

Hitachi Energy is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. We welcome you to apply and want you to know that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, protected veterans' status or any other legally protected characteristic. For more information regarding your EEO rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites here and here. Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access Hitachi Energy career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling a Hitachi Energy HR Representative at 1-888-504-2007 or by sending an email to: [email protected]. Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.