Motivate teams, drive efficiency, deliver top quality,promote safety and champion lean manufacturing practices in our world-classoperations.
We are Welbilt! We are pioneers and innovators. Our industryknowledge and insights stretch back nearly a century, from the originalfounding of the Hirsch brothers' Welbilt Stove Company in 1929. We design,manufacture and supply best-in-class food and beverage equipment for the globalfoodservice market. We attract talent and build careers. We empower you to growwith us. We recognize you and reward you. We win together as one team.
The Mgr Manufacturing Engineering interacts with other engineeringgroups to define, document, analyze, perform and interpret tests for products,systems, components, , or modifications. Participates in final systemintegration and validation to identify functional problems. Defines internalquality control standards and the maintenance of reliability programs. Creates,documents, and analyzes complex test cases and provides feedback andrecommendations for products or design changes. Ensures testing procedures arein compliance with any required industry specific standards. Develops andimplements improvements to overall testing and quality programs. May coordinatewith vendors or suppliers to modify or develop testing for components and otherparts.
Reporting directly to the Director of OperationalExcellence, this position is based in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Lead Test Engineering department in supporting test functionsacross the production environment
Develop new test equipment and procedures as required
Provide innovative solutions in addressing testing issues
Lead Fist Pass Yield improvement initiatives
Provides test engineering leadership in developing and maintainingtest-equipment
Works collaboratively with other functional areas to drive prioritiesthat support the overall business strategy
Works closely with Senior Management team to evaluate test-related infrastructureinvestments
Plans, directs and controls test-engineering effort directly related toassigned projects, including establishing program criteria, planning andscheduling
Maintains close contact and coordinate activities with other groupswithin the Product/Design Engineering Department
Supervises work of assigned resources including internal or externalcontractors
Bachelor's Degree in engineering required, prefer electricalengineering or equivalent
A minimum of 7 years experience in production testing and leadership/supervisoryroles
Strong knowledge of electronics, computer controls and testengineering applications (LabVIEW,ATEasy, other)
Strong written and verbal communications
Ability to interact with all levels of the company in support ofjob functions
Multiple task management ability with ability to plan and executeplans
High degree of mechanical and technology aptitude
Completeunderstanding of reliability concepts and process capability methods.
Strongcomputer skills, especially in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlookprograms
LeanSix Sigma experience, training or certification preferred
Normal office or lab environment.
May be required to lift up to 50 lbs.
Ability to wear all required personal protectiveequipment (PPE)
Frymaster in Shreveport, Louisiana is an industry leader inthe manufacturing of commercial fryer, fryer filtration equipment (built-in and portable), foodservice equipmentcomputers, water-bath rethermalizers and pasta cookers. The facility inShreveport is a division of Welbilt, Inc.
Welbilt, Inc. provides the world's top chefs, premier chainoperators and growing independents with industry-leading equipment andsolutions. Our innovative products and solutions are powered by our deepknowledge, operator insights, and culinary expertise. Our portfolio ofaward-winning product brands includes Cleveland™, Convotherm®, Crem™,Delfield®, Frymaster®, Garland®, Kolpak®, Lincoln™, Manitowoc®, Merco®,Merrychef® and Multiplex®. These product brands are supported by two servicebrands: FitKitchen®, our fully-integrated kitchen systems brand, andKitchenCare®, our aftermarket parts and service brand. Headquartered in theTampa Bay region of Florida, supported by over 5,800 employees and operating 17manufacturing facilities throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, we sellthrough a global network of over 3,500 distributors and dealers in over 100countries. For more information, visit www.welbilt.com.