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KIMBALL INTERNATIONAL Manufacturing Engineer - Kimball International, Santa Claus, IN/Fordsville. KY in Jasper, Indiana

Brand Information:Great working environments are imperative to ensuring a happy and productive workforce. Health and wellness are essential to engagement and productivity. At Kimball we have a continued commitment to not only be a company that focuses on innovation, knowledge, and adaptability, but also a workplace that is committed to the well-being of its associates with an environment that fosters a holistic formula for employee engagement, comfort and happiness. When you join the Kimball team, you will be engaged in forward-thinking concepts and will be solving problems in new and inventive ways that can lead anywhere. You will be part of a culture of caring with a maker company that applies modern craft to problem-solving designs that support the way people want to work.When curiosity and innovative thinking define your culture, solving problems in new and inventive ways can lead anywhere. That's how our heritage has led us to evolve from a piano maker to one of the leading contract furniture manufacturers to craft what's next so everyone can perform at their best.Job Description:Responsibilities:Supports/travels to both the Santa Claus, IN and Fordsville, KY locations.Responsible for line designs, workstation and operational- definitionsDevelops excellent working relationship with customers and peersResponsible to identify appropriate cycle, TAKT and product throughput timeParticipate in and lead Continuous improvement efforts as projects requireResponsible for line and work-station design. This will include assessments and adjustments to enhance productivity and adjust capacity as neededAble to apply concepts such as DFA/DFM, Lean Manufacturing/DFT, Poka-Yoke, etc.Capable of setting up processes that include a variety of materials including wood, metal, plastic, and glassDevelops processes that are safe and ergonomically suitableDevelops, communicates, and participates in implementing manufacturing process strategies capable of producing defect free products that consistently meet customer requirements for value and pricingConducts root cause investigationsDevelops root cause investigation correctionsDevelops work instructions and OMSPlans and identifies fixture and hand tools, incorporating mistake proofing into the processResponsible for pilot runs and process verification for sign off prior to production.iSkills to Perform This Role:iInterpersonal SkillsTeam OrientedStrong drive for successCustomer centricPossess a high degree of integrity.Ability to keep humor in the workplace.Ability to build and sustain relationships.Flexible and open to change.Tactful Assertive Positive attitude.Patient Honest and ethicalCreative thinkingTechnical SkillsStrong mechanical knowledgePC literate. Fluent with Microsoft office programsUnderstanding of equipment capabilities, cost justification and optimal utilizationHighly skilled in project management and able to utilize project management softwareAble to manage a project from idea conception to completionAble to communicate and sustain improvementsJob Requirements:Preferred BS in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering Technology, or related field.Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that is results driven.VISA Sponsorship:Kimball International, Inc. will not sponsor applicants for this position for employment/work visa status (e.g.. H-1B)EEO Statement:iKimball International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.To apply for this position, please visit:Kimball International CareersiCompensation commensurate with skills and experience.Kimball International and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, g