Kappa Search | Chicago Staffing Agency | Process Engineer Job

Kappa Search Inc. (KSI) is a recruiting agency specializing in the placement of engineering, manufacturing, supply chain and technology professionals in a variety of fields. We are currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Process Engineer for a top client.

Job Title:  Manufacturing Process Engineer II
Compensation:  $65,000-$70,000


Position is a hands-on manufacturing engineer within a company that manufactures premium components and parts for the automotive industry. 

The responsibilities for the position include planning, executing, and enhance the manufacturing process on the floor, through process design, machine design, choice, and computerization.  Also responsible for new project introduction, timelines and potential project management. 

Helps identify process improvements (efficiency, quality, etc), install/oversee new product equipment, conducts tests on new tooling equipment, and keen perception for problem solving and creative ideas to streamline manufacturing process.


  • B/S in Engineering from 4-Year University
  • 5+years experience in manufacturing processes supervision, metal or plastic manufacturing (preferably, metal)
  • Experience with machining high precision, mid-high volume machining and assembly shop.
  • Must have experience in CNC controlled equipment
  • PFEMA, SPC, and GD&T experience required
  • MS Office and Auto CAD
  • Team Environment
  • Verbal and Written Communication skills
  • Problem Solving application and resolution

 **Automotive Industry Experience preferred**

Key Words:  Manufacturing, Automotive, Process Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Process, AutoCAD, PFEMA, SPC and GD&T,