Manufacturing Project Engineer

Manufacturing Project Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Manufacturing Project Engineer to join our team.


  • negotiate successful contracts or equipment purchases to conform to budget and specification requirements;
  • Work closely with the maintenance and engineering groups to;
  • Technology;
  • Report project status accurately, timely, and according to protocol — close completed projects per protocol;
  • Help engineering to design and upgrade basic manufacturing;
  • and replacement;
  • Develop specifications; participate in purchasing processes to;
  • Prepare and organize project preventive maintenance, manuals, spare parts, correspondence, drawings, drawing lists, and material listings;
  • Identify and develop robust protocols for tool and die inspect;
  • develop mean time between failure and predictive maintenance schedules;
  • Provide timely communication of project reporting, schedules, status, issues, and potential misses or exceptions on a regularly-scheduled basis;
  • Develop and maintain project estimates and schedules.


  • Effective time management skills;
  • Engineering degree preferred but not required;
  • Leadership and organization skills;
  • Effective communication skills;
  • Strong computer skills: Excel, MS Word;
  • Excellent knowledge and proven work experience in Manufacturing or Project environment;
  • Must have extensive knowledge of Lean manufacturing production processes, specifically monitoring automated systems and the technology department;
  • Experience in metal forming industries HIGHLY preferred;
  • Experience managing projects and tracking progress and financials;
  • Strong mechanical aptitude, attention to detail, and problem-solving attitude;
  • Software: MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS Project;
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering — Masters of Business Administration is highly desirable;
  • Experience in equipment selection, specification, installation, and handover;
  • 5+ Years of Manufacturing Engineer Experience;
  • Commitment to safety with a history for compliance – create a “zero injury” work environment by planning safety.