Kappa Search | Chicago Employment Agency | Manufacturing Engineer Job

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago employment agency that specializes in the recruitment and placement of engineering, sales, manufacturing and supply chain professionals.
Our client, a leader in the design and manufacture of electronics for the automotive industry, has an immediate need for a Manufacturing Engineer at their West Suburban Chicago facility. Responsibilities and requirements as follows;

  • Responsible for providing technical support to the manufacturing operation, determines product structure, manufacturing sequence, product cost standards and assembly/test procedures.
  • Prepares cost quotes for new product and/or design changes or current product
  • Manages design process in order to ensure that the prototype, production and/or programs exceeds design requirements
  • Participate in the team which reviews PFMEA and Control Plans for design programs
  • Creates and maintains engineering drawings, specifications, DVP&R’s, test specifications and
  • DFMEA’s as required for the success of a design project or program
  • Participates in internal and customer design reviews to assure  compliance with all government, industry and regulatory requirements



Qualified candidates will have the following:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or a degree related to the field.
  • Automotive or high volume industrial OEM background is essential.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in automotive, electronics or a related high volume manufacturing environment.
  • Spanish is a plus