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Industrial Engineer in Arlington, TX at GTA

Date Posted: 1/13/2019

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Job Description

Title: Industrial Engineer
Job ID: 18-00760 (LR-REQ-00633)
Location: Arlington, TX
Pay Rate: Open and highly competitive
Additional Benefits: Healthcare, Dental, Vision, 401(k), company paid holidays and more!
Type of Hire: Contract

Position Summary:
Our client is seeking an Industrial Engineer who possesses a minimum of 3 years' experience along with a degree in Manufacturing, Industrial or Electrical Engineering.
The ideal candidate will possess knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC programming and the Allen-Bradley Systems; PLC5, SLC and ControlLogix 5000-5580.
This position requires design, development, testing, and evaluation of integrated systems for managing industrial production processes.
This should include human work factors, quality control, inventory control, logistics and material flow, cost analysis, and production coordination

Position Responsibilities:
  • Draft and design layout of equipment, materials, and workspace to illustrate maximum efficiency, using CAD and with principles of OSHA ergonomic work cell design.
  • Confer with vendors, staff, and management personnel regarding purchases, procedures, product specifications, manufacturing capabilities, and project status.
  • Communicate with management and user personnel to develop production and standards.
  • Study operations sequence, material flow, functional statements, organization charts, and project information to determine worker functions and responsibilities.
  • Recommend methods for improving utilization of personnel, material, and utilities.
  • Design and develop new tooling, equipment, or automation which will increase production or address ergonomics.
  • Time/Work Measurement Standard Analysis- Reduce/eliminate inefficiencies within the processes and implement efficiency gains
  • Perform tasks in a Union environment (UAW)
  • Responsible for the design, modeling, development and testing of a machine, structure or system.
  • Develops functional requirements.
  • Understands and applies standard engineering principles.
  • Creates simulations and prototypes to evaluate preliminary designs and test how a machine, structure or system operates.
  • Designs and tests components and integrates components to produce final product.
  • Monitors quality of products and controls the efficiency of processes.
  • Evaluates a design's overall effectiveness, cost, reliability, and safety.
  • Investigates root causes of failures to maintain quality and recommend improvements

Skills and Specific Requirements Sought:
  • CI/Six Sigma/Lean Training a plus
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD
  • Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Suite.
  • Knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC programming experience a plus. Allen-Bradley Systems; PLC5, SLC and ControlLogix 5000-5580.
  • Knowledge of Fanuc Robotics a plus.
  • Ability to work in a highly productive, constantly changing JIT environment a plus.
  • Work Measurement/Time Study-M.O.S.T. comprehension a plus
Education and Experience:
  • BS/BA Industrial, Manufacturing, or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Prefer a minimum of 2-3 years in a Manufacturing (JIT) Environment
GTA Questions:
Please acknowledge that you understand that your answers to the following questionnaire will be part of your submittal to our client, and that you will answer each  

 1. Where have you worked in the role of an Industrial Engineer?
2. What type of Engineering degree to do you have?
          b) electrical
          d) mechanical
3. What experience do you have with Robotics?
4. What experience do you have with time studies?
5. What experience do you have in a JIT environment?
6. Describe your experience with any of the following:
        a) Allen-Bradley Systems
         b) PLC5, SLC
         c)  ControlLogix 5000-5580.

7. Please provide details of any specific achievement(s) that you would like to highlight from your career that would make you a great fit for this position?
8. What is the highest level of education you have completed? Which field of study is this degree in and from which university did you graduate?
9. Are you currently working? If not, when was your last day of employment?
10. Can you please list why you left or why you are looking to leave your most recent employer?
11. What is your 'acceptable” and 'ideal base” compensation for this position? We would like to make sure we don't price you out of consideration, but you know what the numbers are that you need (Please Do Not put negotiable)
12. When would you be available to interview and start this position, if selected?
13. If you currently do not live near the job location and the commute is too far for you, are you willing and able to relocate at your own expense?
14. Do you require a visa sponsorship? If you currently have sponsorship, other than a TN visa, please state the type of sponsorship and when it will expire. Please give month and year. If you are able to receive extensions to the sponsorship, please note how many additional years

Please note that if you are a current GTA employee or have been placed by GTA at one of our clients, we will not be able to entertain moving you. However, we are hopeful that you may know someone else who is qualified and as such you would still be eligible for our generous referral bonus program detailed below.

If you are able to refer a person we do hire, we can offer up to $250 for contractors after they are on the job for 90 days and up to $500 for direct hires after they are on the job between 90 days to 180 days, depending on customer payment terms.