Kawasaki Rail Car, Inc.




Manufacturing Engineer (Job No. PR-008)

Job Description:

Provides assistance to the Production Engineering Manager for all aspects of planning functions.  Researches and analyzes production specifications and plant capacity to determine manufacturing processes.  Plans, prepares, and issues parts and material schedules that anticipates and coordinates with production sequences.


Researches, plans and schedules manufacture of jigs, fixtures, and production aids based on requirements of production sequences.  Develops procedures for the construction of production aids and modifications of these as needed.


Reviews planning weekly status of project percent completion.  Conducts reviews and recommends improvements to efficiency of manufacturing operations, including maintenance of issued schedules, utilization of manpower, and operations that delay schedules or decrease operating efficiency.  Create and maintain internal operating procedures for ISO-9002 compliance.  Responsible for creating production workload through SAP for Departments 100, sheet metal parts fabrication,  and 200, fabricated assembllies.  


Job Specification:

Must have at minimum, five (5) year’s experience in plant engineering or production planning.  

A Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial Engineering (or equivalent experience) is required.  

Must have direct work experience with production processes, scheduling and shipping logistics, and facility equipment including machinery, overhead cranes, jigs, fixtures, rigging, and production aids.  

Must have excellent communication and problem solving skills.  

This position requires direct exposure to work conditions on factory shop floor.


Job Location: Yonkers, NY