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Senior Industrial Engineer

Company: Ames True Temper
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:


Our employees are our greatest assets, that is why we provide excellent comprehensive benefits.

Medical Dental Vision 401(k) Life Insurance Disability (STD/LTD) Caregiving Support Critical Illness Hospital and Accident Coverage Employee Assistance Program Telehealth Wellness Paid Holidays PTO Employee Stock Option Plan Tuition Reimbursement Identity Theft Protection Pet Insurance Health Case Management, and much more.

We are environmentally conscious and responsible. Proud supporters of local and national charities, and we provide immense growth opportunity!

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As the Senior Industrial Engineer you will perform a variety of engineering assignments to support Operations including: work measurement, equipment layout, material flow, accident prevention, labor utilization, waste reduction and system maintenance. You may assist the Packaging Engineer to develop and design packaging materials, shipping containers, etc., for the attractive and safe shipping of products under varying conditions of climate, environment, and differing modes of transportation.


At our Manufacturing facility in Harrisburg, PA.


  • Perform time studies and methods engineering for productions rates
  • Evaluate processes and develops written standard practices for a manufacturing facility
  • Develop work simplification and methods improvements
  • Complete cost reduction projects via methods, tooling, and design changes
  • Complete cost estimates in conjunction with Finance
  • Apply appropriate engineering policies and practices in a plant environment to improve operating performance and reduce waste, delays and costs
  • Provide technical oversight and assistance to multiple departments as required
  • Develop and delivers fixturing solutions using various organization resources
  • Create and maintain safe work environment
  • Collaborate with packaging engineer, manufacturing locations, transportation and distribution functions to improve quality and cost of existing packaging solutions


  • Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related field.
  • 5-10 years of related experience.
  • Must have BasicMost certification.
  • Green Belt Six Sigma certified.
  • Certification in Work Force Optimization preferred.
  • Strong PC skills including the Microsoft Office Suite; primarily Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
  • Additional PC skills with MiniTab or other statistics software.
  • In-depth ERP and PLM system knowledge is helpful.
  • In-depth knowledge of various engineering disciplines and principles.
  • In-depth knowledge of CREO, SolidWorks, or other 3D modeling software is helpful.
  • Advanced working knowledge of engineering change and new item introduction processes.
  • Demonstrated advanced ability to solve a problem by using a logical, systematic and sequential approach.
  • Demonstrated advanced ability to maintain a consistently high level of attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated advanced ability to develop, sponsor and support the introduction of new and improved methods, products, procedures and technologies.
  • Demonstrated advanced ability to find a solution or to deal proactively with work-related problems.
  • Travel 10-20%


Physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these functions.

  • This position is located both in a manufacturing and office environment. Individual is required to sit or be on their feet for long periods of time.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate may need the ability to lift and carry loads up to 35 pounds.
  • The associate will be exposed to a manufacturing environment and required to wear personal protective equipment.

Work Authorization

The Ames Companies will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The AMES Companies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants wil

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