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Kelly Services Manufacturing Engineer in Lincoln, Rhode Island

I have an exciting Direct Hire opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer with a Client located in Lincoln, RI who specializes in Precision plating of machined components for various industries.


Designs manufacturing systems, station layouts and tooling requirements in accordance with customer part specifications. Analyzes capacity, efficiency, quality and improvement while monitoring product development from the production part approval process to full production manufacturing.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of manufacturing systems required to achieve world class levels of productivity, efficiency, quality and safety.

  • Analyze production operations to determine opportunities for improvements in efficiency, quality and delivery. Recommend alternatives and implement.

  • Lead or participate in work group problem solving and continuous improvement activities, including root cause determination, identification of the improvement opportunities, selection of alternatives, implementation of solutions and measurement.

  • Participate in cross-functional teams to define future processes and new product strategies, capacity requirements, and application of new technologies.

  • Evaluate and submit recommendations on plant equipment acquisition proposals, including procurement, installation, and run-off acceptance.

  • Train others in the analytical tools and techniques of manufacturing engineering while providing technical leadership for all manufacturing activities.

  • Provide on-the-floor daily support and general trouble shooting assistance, targeting manufacturing quality and efficiency on a daily basis.

  • Quote new customer work in a timely manner and within the capabilities and best interest of the Company.

  • Provide the customer with a positive technical interface encompassing new product, ongoing production, revised production, efficiency, and quality improvements. Education and Experience:

  • B.S. degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering.

  • 0-5 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience, preferably within the automotive or other large production industry.

  • Experience in AutoCAD or other similar CAD tools

  • Microsoft Word, Excel and MS Project.

Why Kelly ® ?

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly® Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, we’re here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

About Kelly ®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.