Industrial Engineer III
Trenton, SC 
Posted 27 days ago
Job Description

Company Generac Power Systems

Name Industrial Engineer III

Req # 61826

Employment Type Full Time

Shift 1st

At Generac, our people help make the world safer, brighter, and more productive. We are united by our efforts to inspire change for a better world; impact our people and community; influence and achieve positive results; and innovate the industry. Our shared goals allow people with diverse backgrounds and points of view to work together, bringing our global customers peace of mind through reliable products and exceptional support.

Job Summary: The Mechanical/Industrial Engineer III is responsible for ongoing process improvement initiatives that deliver excellence across entire value chain. The Mechanical/Industrial Engineer will utilize enterprise standards to lead process improvement initiatives by implementing policies, procedures and process documentation related to continuous improvement directives.

Essential Duties:
  • Significant contributions to the implementation of Generac Fulfillment System (GFS) across Order-to-Cash process (Plan, Source, Make, Deliver & Service)
  • Responsible for leading and coordinating the successful launch of New Product Introductions (NPI) within operations
  • Lead and contribute to facility transformation, technology transfer and ongoing maintenance of mixed model lines or value streams
  • Lead and ensure ongoing success of process improvement initiatives by implementing policies, procedures and process documentation
  • Lead and implement demand driven principals and strategies that supports operational excellence and long range plans. (Flexibility, Speed & Responsiveness)
  • Lead and ensure product, material and information streams flow and are synchronized to produce maximum efficiencies and lowest cost of operation
  • Leader in creation of innovative ideas to improve business results
  • Deploy standard Generac tools, methodologies, standards, practices and processes
  • Lead and implement objectives to include continuous improvement initiatives to achieve customer satisfaction and fulfillment needs
  • Work closely with shop floor personnel to promote ongoing Continuous Improvement of manufacturing methods, systems and controls
  • Responsibility for area layouts, process definition, and equipment justification, selection, and implementation

Minimal Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Industrial Technology;
  • 5+ years related experience in the Engineering function within a similar working environment
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Proficiency in CAD (AutoCAD, Solid Works and/or ProE)
  • Excellent organizational, written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of lean principles and process improvements
  • Diverse skills and experience leading projects
  • Experience collaborating cross-functionally to achieve desired results
  • Experience operating in high mix, low volume and high volume, low mix production environments
  • Demonstrated skills in problem solving and conflict resolution
  • Proven track record of successfully managing shifting deadlines and priorities in a fast paced environment
  • Project Management Certification
Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear; and use hands to manipulate objects or controls. The employee is regularly required to stand and walk. On occasion the incumbent may be required to stoop, bend or reach above the shoulders. The employee must occasionally lift up to 25 pounds. Specific conditions of this job include are typical of frequent and continuous computer-based work requiring periods of sitting, close vision and ability to adjust focus. Occasional travel.

"We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law."

Generac Power Systems Inc. is an equal opportunity employer/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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