Do you have the CNC programming capabilities of a CNC programmer and the analytical thought process of an Engineer? Here`s a job opportunity for you. Barton Professional Placement Group is recruiting for an experienced Manufacturing Engineer who is skilled in CNC Programming for a direct hire opportunity for our client located in Bridgeview, IL. This position will be responsible for developing and evaluating existing manufacturing processes as well as new products. This position will demand high visibility at the floor level, and team participation in the continuous improvement activities for the business. Position Highlights: oSupport production personnel in the development and implementation of standard work methods geared towards efficient utilization of work cell space, equipment, and product flow. OEvaluate manufacturing processes with the goal of continuously improving process performance, machine utilization, and reduction in setup time. OSupport the new product introduction (NPI), internal process change (IPC), and process validation studies. Maintain visibility at the floor level to ensure a successful launch from cradle to grave. ODevelops product estimates/quotations using Gibbs Cam, and NC Plot in an Excel format. OImplements Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma processes in support of process reliability, and manufacturing cycle time improvement. ODevelops CNC programs for both turning and milling programs, and troubleshoot the associated processes at the shop floor level. OCreate 2D drawings and production fixturing through AutoCAD. ODevelop production sequence/routings, work instructions, and engineering process sketches related to CNC machining. OProactively participates with customers and suppliers on the determination of required product specifications. OApproximates production time, and related costs to provide accurate/timely estimates for customer quoting process. Position Requirements: oB.S in an Engineering discipline, preferably Manufacturing Engineering, or a minimum (3) years of machine shop experience required. OExperience grounded in low volume/high product mix environment. OExperienced with CNC programming (G code) of Mori, Okuma Lathe and Mill, and Haas Milling machinery. OAbility to troubleshoot manufacturing processes at the shop floor level based on strong knowledge of cutting tool applications, GD&T, and proficient use of precision measuring gages. OConfident self-starter supportive of cross-functional team environment, and development of best practices using six-sigma practices. Desired Skills: oISO 9001: 2008 QMS Environment oMust be proficient in Gibbs Cam, AutoCAD, and working knowledge of NC Plot oProficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, and AS400 system a plus. OStrong written and verbal communication skills.