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Manufacturing Engineer - Food Industry in Northumberland, PA at PointOne Recruiting Solutions

Date Posted: 10/18/2018

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Category: Food & BeverageJob Location: Northumberland, PA

We are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer who is interested in a very stable company that will provide you career growth, autonomy to establish improvements as you see fit, new technologies AND a flexible schedule for work/life balance, some of the best medical and vacation benefits and a reputable school system in the area.  This is a one plant family owned company with approximately 320 employees. 

Our client is in need of a mechanical engineer degree professional with project management, design CAD and continuous lean improvement experience, preferably in the food industry.  The company is located in central Pennsylvania and offers relocation expenses. 


Provide technical support, engineering assistance and guidance in manufacturing techniques, equipment design and operation and the debugging of mechanical and electrical and electronic systems.  Assess manufacturing lines, make efficiency improvements and safety suggestions.  Developing and setting up of new production lines.  Technology updates are ongoing.

Execute packaging technology strategies (canning and pouch), including growth initiatives, continuous improvements, cost reduction activities and general support to all production related disciplines.

Prepare capital equipment justifications, evaluate production lines, design reviews and studies, cost reduction systems and technical oversight

Successfully manage projects.


B.S. Mechanical Engineering, preferred  at 3 to 5 years on job experience or 10+ food manufacturing experience

Design CAD experience

Project experience

Continuous improvement /leanexperience

Value stream mapping experience, a plus

Green or Black belt certification, a plus

Cost reduction project experience, a plus