Hayward Industries

Manufacturing Engineer

US-CA-Pomona
1 month ago(12/11/2017 1:13 PM)
Job ID
2017-1730

Overview

Hayward Pool Products, a division of Hayward Industries, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of residential swimming pool equipment in the world, with a significant presence in the commercial pool market that is continuously growing. Headquartered in Elizabeth, New Jersey, Hayward designs, manufactures and markets a full line of residential and commercial pool and spa equipment including pumps, filters, heating, cleaners, salt chlorinators, automation, lighting, safety, flow control and energy solutions.

For over 80-years, Hayward has been enhancing pool ownership by manufacturing cutting edge, advanced pool and spa equipment. Hayward listens to our customers’ needs and makes sure they are implemented during the design and manufacturing process.  The goal is to become the preferred brand of choice with every residential and commercial swimming pool and spa.

 

Working at Hayward

 

Position Overview:

Plans, directs, and coordinates manufacturing processes in the production department.   Develops, evaluates and improves manufacturing methods and standards, analyzes and plans work force utilization, space requirements and workflow.

Responsibilities

Major Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods and standards using lean methodologies.
  • Analyzes and plans work force utilization, space requirements and workflow. Designs layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.
  • Confers with design engineering concerning product design and tooling to ensure efficient production methods.
  • Confers with vendors to determine product specifications and arrange for purchase of equipment, materials, or parts and evaluates products according to specifications and quality standards.
  • Estimates production times, staffing requirements and related costs to provide information for management decisions.
  • Confers with management, engineering and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules and other considerations to facilitate production processes.
  • Applies statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements and potential.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

Ability to effectively present information to management, engineers, vendors and assembly line supervisors and workers.

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.

Knowledge of lean manufacturing methodologies. 

Experience with PC based Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Proficient in use of SolidWorks.

Proficiency with MRP/SPC desired. 

Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadratic equations and permutations.

Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, sampling theory and factor analysis. 

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals. 

Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.

Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

 

Education and Experience:

Bachelor of Science degree (B. S.) from four-year college or university, preferably in Industrial, Mechanical, or Manufacturing Engineering; three to five years related experience and/or training;
or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Internships may qualify towards this minimum qualification.

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