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28198 - Manufacturing Engineer II

Company: Andersen Corporation
Location: Bayport
Posted on: May 3, 2021

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Focus / Objective: Provide equipment and process technical expertise as a critical component for managing the thermoplastic and thermoset lineal technologies within the Andersen enterprise. Focus will be on understanding equipment options, developing clear specifications, leading large-scale capital projects, supporting equipment and problem-solving tools for continuous improvements.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, organize and lead technical aspects of large-scale capital / expense projects to successful completion.
  • Provide technical leadership to develop, evolve, and improve existing equipment and processing capabilities.
  • Provide operational technical support for existing equipment and documentation.
  • Analyze data and develop proposals focused on improvements and present to management.
  • Work closely with process/quality engineers and extrusion/compounding/maintenance technicians to understand equipment related problems and offer solutions.
  • Work closely with engineers at nearby manufacturing plants to understand issues associated with thermoplastic materials or lineals and work together to resolve in a timely manner.
  • Collaborate with others to solve complex technical challenges aligned with corporate strategies by sharing expertise and best practices.
  • Work independently under general managerial direction with ability to develop and implement own work objectives.
  • Keep informed on supplier offerings and developing technologies to determine opportunities worth pursuing.
  • Schedule, assign, direct, review and perform related work coordination activities and follow-ups with others on technical teams.



  • BS in Chemical / Mechanical / Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering
  • 3-5 years engineering experience - background in PVC thermoplastic materials and processing helpful
  • Software experience - MS Office, AutoCAD
  • Exposure to manufacturing, quality systems, project management, statistical process control, process capability and lean manufacturing
  • Strong aptitude in problem solving using analytical tools, making process improvements and technical writing
  • Strong communication skills with ability to work independently in a cross functional team environment




Bayport, MN US


Andersen Corporation

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