Technical Recruiters | Engineering Recruiters | Manufacturing Engineer

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting firm that focuses on engineering, manufacturing, technology and supply chain recruitment and placement. One of our clients, an international leader in the automotive products industry, seeks a Manufacturing Engineer for the following opportunity.


  • Serve as manufacturing engineer for assigned product group.  Providing proper documentation, training and communication of product /process related information to manufacturing operators, line supervision and assembly personnel.
  • Suggest and work with Design Engineering to make improvements in the design of product to reduce cost, improve quality, documentation and manufacturability of products.
  • Work with project managers to implement project work and train 1st shift personnel on process improvements for both the east and west end processes.
  • Investigate and make recommendations on the procurement of equipment to improve the manufacture and assembly of products.
  • Process Engineering Change Notices in a timely manner and communicate those changes to the appropriate shop personnel.


  • BS in Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Industrial Engineering Technology or related field, with a minimum of 4 years experience in manufacturing a must.
  • Must display good communication skills.
  • Experience in using AutoCAD/Unigraphics is a plus.
  • Experience in pull systems or cellular manufacturing is preferred.

Keywords: industrial engineer, process engineer, manufacturing engineer, mechanical engineer, manufacturing, process improvement