Project Engineer / Mfg Engineer

Senior Flexonics - 300 E Devon Ave, Bartlett, IL 60103
Senior Flexonics
Vacancy title
Project Engineer / Mfg Engineer
Senior Flexonics - 300 E Devon Ave, Bartlett, IL 60103
Employment type
Closing date
30 June 2023

Project Engineer /Manufacturing Engineer - Competitive pay with an innovative organization working with great people.

We are looking for a motivated and experienced Manufacturing Engineer to join our team! Bring your skills, knowledge, and abilities to an innovative company that offers a competitive compensation package for working alongside great people

The Company:

The Senior Flexonics division of Senior PLC serves markets with products for land vehicle emission control and industrial process control applications. As the largest manufacturer of flexible automotive components in the world, focusing majorly on diesel engines, Senior Flexonics has extensive manufacturing and distribution facilities on six continents. Senior’s diesel technologies support a growing number of Major North American and European automotive and heavy truck manufacturers in meeting stringent emissions standards.

Senior's global values define what Senior does and how it does it...

  • Safety
  • Integrity
  • Customer Focus
  • Respect & Trust
  • Accountability
  • Excellence

The Position:

Develop and implement optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards.  Recommend and implement improvements to production processes, methods, and controls

What You Will Do:

Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

  • Evaluate production process, tooling, and equipment to determine the best methods to fabricate and assemble products
  • Assess ways to improve production efficiency, product throughput, and first-time yield
  • Document manufacturing processes through work instructions, tool lists, and bulletins
  • Train operators on the usage of production equipment
  • Establish new production cells as a member of product launch teams
  • Assist in the design of machine tools and fixtures for product fabrication and material handling
  • Identify and coordinate with outside vendors in sourcing production intent tools, equipment, and machinery
  • Assess Design for Manufacturing paradigms and outline production capability constraints
  • Assist Design teams in prototype development and target costing
  • Interact with operators on a routine basis to gather input and feedback on production operations and product flow
  • Participate in continuous improvement and cost-reduction efforts within the company structure

What You Bring:

  • BS Technical Degree with 3+ years of experience in high-volume repetitive metal fabrication
  • Strong knowledge of contemporary manufacturing processes
  • Applications of print standards and GD&T toward product fabrication
  • Experience in tool design for product manufacture and assembly
  • Understanding of manufacturing cells and principles of Kanban systems
  • Interaction with vendors for sourcing machines, tooling, and equipment
  • Solid knowledge base of Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience in Lean Methodologies and implementation, commensurate with job responsibilities



Lean Problem-Solving Tools include but are not limited to:

  • 5 Why’s
  • Ishikawa Diagrams
  • Pareto Analysis
  • A3
  • PDCA



  • Accountability
  • Adaptability and Initiative
  • Communication and Teamwork
  • Creative Innovation and product development
  • Problem-solving
  • Productivity and Work Quality
  • Safety


TRAVEL: Minimal to moderate



Joining Senior Flexonics means not only a rewarding career with a tight-knit and collaborative team, but you will also enjoy a competitive compensation package that includes a market-led base salary, commission plan, and a comprehensive benefits package along with wellness benefits, employee recognition program, matching 401k plan, paid vacation, flexible hours, employee wellness activities, tuition reimbursement, and community involvement initiatives.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Access to our facility (and therefore, employment) is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to U.S. Citizens, lawful permanent residents of the United States, and properly licensed foreign persons.

If you experience trouble applying, please reach out to Tel. (630) 372-3066.