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Process Engineer

Mableton, GA, US
  • FLSA Non- exempt
  • Position TypeFull time
  • DepartmentProduction
  • Salary RangeN/A
  • Reports ToDirector, Operations

Core Focus

Responsible for determining the production capacity needed by an organization to meet changing demands for its products. Understands how the business operates and plans for future capacity requirements. Undertakes planning activities to ensure targets are met and optimizes manufacturing efficiency, stock levels and costs

Job Description

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure that appropriate capacity plans are in place and assist with the development of these services in the organization.
  • Analyze appropriate information and data in order to prepare schedules, plans and forecasts.
  • Create capacity plans which meet business targets and optimize manufacturing efficiency and costs.
  • Refine systems and methods to continually improve plans so that the organization can better anticipate customer needs.
  • Assess existing capacity and draw up forecasts based on future plans for demand.
  • Manage deviations from the plan that have financial impact.
  • Monitor key manufacturing processes for capacity and demand, identify capacity constraints and provide analysis.
  • Continually monitor and review plans and make appropriate adjustments in the event of changes or unforeseen circumstances.
  • Review data and trends and diagnose problems and concerns. 
  • Reconcile variances from original plans and maintain a view of actual against forecast projections.
  • Actively contribute to the development and support of capacity planning processes, tools and techniques and look at ways to make continuous improvements.
  • Identify improvement initiatives that optimize capacity without adding risk or disruption and which add value.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.
  • Professional accreditation with an industry related body.
  • Previous experience in a capacity planning role, preferably within the apparel and/or manufacturing environment.
  • Good understanding of the apparel industry and knowledge of production processes and capacity planning.
  • Demonstrable experience in statistics, forecasting and management information methods and techniques.
  • Previous experience of building capacity/forecasting models and plans and undertaking.

 

PREFERRED SKILLS

  • Commercial and financial acumen with a full understanding of the impact of failure in terms of business cost, production schedules and customer order fulfilment.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail skills.
  • Highly developed numeracy, statistical and reporting skills with the ability to analyze, interpret and manage information, data and trends.
  • Project management skills.
  • Results orientated and organized with the ability to plan and deliver against deadlines.

WORK ENIRONMENT

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office
equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.

Send your resume to hr@boxercraft.com with the job title in the subject line for consideration.
Send your resume to hr@boxercraft.com with the job title in the subject line for consideration.